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Great things going on in Region XII! District Dyslexia Awareness Night at Lorena ISD

  There is an old saying: “You can’t really understand another person’s experience until you’ve walked a mile in his shoes.” This was the focus for our District Dyslexia Awareness night. We wanted our parents and teachers to gain a better understanding of the challenges our students with dyslexia face in the classroom on a daily basis through a dyslexia simulation in which teachers and parents […]

Sitting Beside You

Assessment:  Even reading that word makes me get nervous. Just imagine what it does to a struggling learner? Folks in education use this word as flippantly as coffee or toothbrush. Teachers give “assessments” all the time and so often the child behind the red ink is never really understood. When I read the book, Revealing […]