Resources

National Resources

Bookshare

An accessible online library for people with print disabilities, free for qualified U.S. students and schools.

International Dyslexia Association

The purpose of IDA is to pursue and provide the most comprehensive range of information and services that address the full scope of dyslexia and related difficulties in learning to read and write, in a way that creates hope, possibility, and partnership, o that every individual has the opportunity to lead a productive and fulfilling life, and society benefits from the resource that is liberated.

Learning Ally

Learning Ally is a membership organization supporting people with dyslexia and print disabilities. Audiobooks and parent support services help students do better in school and give parents access to experts who can help.

National Center for Learning Disabilities

The National Center for Learning Disabilities – the leading online resource for parents and educators on learning disabilities and related disorders.

Understood

Understood's goal is to help the millions of parents whose children, ages 3–20, are struggling with learning and attention issues. They want to empower parents to understand their children’s issues and relate to their experiences. With this knowledge, parents can make effective choices that propel their children from simply coping to truly thriving. Understood aims to give parents a direct path to the support they need most to make them feel more confident and capable, less frustrated and alone.

Wrightslaw

Wrightslaw is leading website about special education law and advocacy, with thousands of articles, cases, and free resources about hundreds of special education topics, books by Peter Wright and Pamela Wright, and special education law and advocacy training.

Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity

The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity serves as a nexus for research on dyslexia and is as well a leading source of advocacy and information to better the lives of people with dyslexia.

Resource-books


Suggested Reading

  • Blueprint for a Literate Nation
  • The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan
  • Essentials of Dyslexia Assessment & Intervention
  • Overcoming Dyslexia 
  • WrightsLaw: From Emotion to Advocacy