Texas Dyslexia Academy Module 1- Virtual
Online, Live Broadcast
6.00 CPE Credits  

Texas Dyslexia Academy 1: Dyslexia Foundations is the first of seven training opportunities developed to assist school districts and charter schools regarding dyslexia and related disorders. In this course, participants will learn how students acquire reading skills, why some students struggle in reading, what dyslexia is, and how to know whether dyslexia is the cause of a student’s reading difficulties. The objectives for this course are:

  • Explore the elements of reading
  • Define dyslexia, its characteristics, and related disorders
  • Explore the common risk factors for dyslexia
  • Understand associated academic difficulties and other conditions

(To receive credit for attendance and participation in the Texas Dyslexia Academies, the participant needs to attend the module in its entirety. Late participants will not be admitted to the virtual course after 15 minutes from the start of the course and should plan to attend the full six-hour training session via Zoom. )


Dyslexia teachers, Special Education teachers, Dyslexia Coordinators, Reading Interventionist, General education teachers
Katie McEuen
Dyslexia, Special Education, Interventions
1 - Planning, T-TESS 2 - Instruction, T-TESS 1.3 - Planning: Knowledge of Students, T-TESS 2.2 - Instruction: Content Knowledge and Expertise
Online, Live Broadcast

CPE Credits: 6.00  
Registration Closes: 7/15/2024 12:00 pm
Tue. 7/16/2024 - 9:00am to 3:00pm