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Congressional Committee Holds Hearing on Dyslexia

If you missed this congressional hearing titled, “The Science of Dyslexia” on September 18, 2014 you can still view at: http://science.house.gov/hearing/full-committee-hearing-science-dyslexia Be sure to post your thoughts or comments!     Virginia GonzalezVirginia Gonzalez, State Dyslexia Consultant is housed at Region10 ESC. Virginia has been an educator in Texas for 22 years, and worked as […]

Dr. Louisa Moats

I thought you might like to view a recent interview of Dr. Louisa Moats by the International Dyslexia Association’s Historical Archives Committee. Dr. Moats is the keynote speaker for the 19th Annual State Dyslexia Summer Institute on July 30, 2014. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZVRLTTtOpBc&feature=youtu.be Virginia GonzalezVirginia Gonzalez, State Dyslexia Consultant is housed at Region10 ESC. Virginia has been […]

Technoteachers Blog

I can not believe that June is almost gone! July is just around the corner. If anyone is planning a road trip to someplace special with little ones, Julie and Nicole have posted many wonderful resources to keep them engaged. (“Dad, are we there yet?”) These resources include links to electronic games, iBooks, and apps for the […]

Reading for pleasure puts children ahead in the classroom…

Recently my mother and I were having dinner in a local restaurant, when a lady and her two girls stopped to say hello. I noticed the two girls continued to read their books while the ladies proceeded with their conversation. These were real books, not digital books! I wished I had paid more attention to […]

East Texas Book Fest

Save the Date! The Fifth East Texas Book Fest will be from 10:00am to 4:00pm on Saturday, September 14, 2013 at the beautiful Tyler Rose Center. Please share with your book clubs or any writers groups that you know. Applications for authors are now available on the East Texas Book Fest website. Information can be […]

College and Career Readiness

Keep postsecondary options up to date by visiting the TEA “TEXAS: College & Career” site often at: https://www.texascollegeandcareer.org/Ext/Texas/Home/index.html Gina MitchellGina Mitchell is the Region 10 ESC Dyslexia Consultant assisting campuses, districts, teachers, parents and administrators in meeting compliance regulations for Texas Education Code 38.003 (Dyslexia State Law) and Texas Administrative Code 74.28 (SBOE Rule). She […]

Welcome to the Dyslexia Digest: 2013

As we reflect on events in the area of dyslexia for 2012, we look to 2013 with excitement. Looking to the new year, as we make resolutions, we want to ask ourselves, “What do we want to accomplish in the area of dyslexia here at Region 10 in 2013 through our blog?” Articles of Interest: Region 10 ESC will deepen our […]

The Dallas Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (DBIDA) Conference

The Dallas Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (DBIDA) conference is February 8, 2013 at Cityplace, Dallas, TX. Gina MitchellGina Mitchell is the Region 10 ESC Dyslexia Consultant assisting campuses, districts, teachers, parents and administrators in meeting compliance regulations for Texas Education Code 38.003 (Dyslexia State Law) and Texas Administrative Code 74.28 (SBOE Rule). She […]

18th Annual Dyslexia Institute

The 18th Annual Dyslexia Summer Institute is scheduled for July 30th & July 31st, 2013 at the Plano Convention Centre.   Gina MitchellGina Mitchell is the Region 10 ESC Dyslexia Consultant assisting campuses, districts, teachers, parents and administrators in meeting compliance regulations for Texas Education Code 38.003 (Dyslexia State Law) and Texas Administrative Code 74.28 (SBOE Rule). […]