TDF is pleased to announce that the Spring 2018 conference topic will be “Differences within Differences”.
This conference will be held on February 15th at:
The UCLA Luskin Conference Center
425 Westwood Plaza, Los Angeles, CA 90095
Download a copy of The Dyslexia Foundation – February 2018 Brochure
Register for the Conference Today!
Registration for the conference is $225:
Add Lunch to your event for $25:
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7:30 – 8:45 a.m.
8:45 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
Amelia Lauderdale, B.A.
Amelia Lauderdale is a Dyslexia Foundation Board of Trustees member.
Neurological Differences in Dyslexia and Literacy
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Laurie Cutting, Ph.D.
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
TDF’s Hans Christian Andersen Award Presentation & Break
2017 Recipient: To Be Announced
Issue Differences Among African-American Students
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Nicole Patton-Terry, Ph.D.
Dyslexia and English Language Learners: The Variations among Different Learners
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Penelope Collins, Ph.D.
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Foundation of Reading Acquisition and Dyslexia: Implications for Early Intervention
1:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Barbara Wilson, M.Ed.
2:45 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Joan Mele-McCarthy, D.A., CCC-SLP
Joan Mele-McCarthy is the Executive Director of the Summit School; formerly Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of Education and Rehabilitation Services (OSERS) in the U.S. Department fo Education.
For more information, please contact William Baker at email@example.com. For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Will Baker at 941-807-0499.
Special Thanks to our Sponsors
Neuhaus Educational Center, Bellaire, TX
UCSF Dyslexia Center, San Francisco, CA
Wilson Language Training, Oxford, MA
Aim Academy, Conshohocken, PA
Athena Academy, Palo Alto, CA
Brehm Preparatory School, Carbondale, IL
The Carroll School, Lincoln, MA
The Chartwell School, Seaside, CA
Currey Ingram Academy, Brentwood, TN
Eagle Hill Southport School, Southport, CT
The Howard School, Atlanta, GA
Jemicy School, Owings Mills, MD
The Schenck School, Atlanta, GA
The Summit School, Edgewater, MD
Westmark School, Encino, CA