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Reading in the City – April 13th in Denver, CO!

Registration Is Open – Join us Saturday, April 13, 2024

Reading in the City is an annual one-day educational event, held at various locations within the conveniences of Denver, Colorado. Catering to families and professionals who work with the dyslexia community, our topics are focused on the science of reading, brain research, practical application strategies, and the many ways we can provide research-backed support.

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Save the Dates for Reading in the Rockies 2024

Friday & Saturday, September 27th & 28th at Copper Mountain Resort!

IDA Events


October 24-26, 2024, at the Hyatt Regency Dallas in Dallas, Texas

Save the Date for the International Dyslexia Association Annual Conference 2024!

We are thrilled to invite you to join us in Dallas, TX, at the Hyatt Regency Dallas from October 24-26, 2024, for the most anticipated event in the field of dyslexia education. The conference promises to deliver yet another dynamic program, featuring renowned speakers, engaging workshops, and exciting special events.

As we gear up for this exceptional gathering, we want to keep you in the loop. Stay tuned for more information on registration details, opportunities for partnerships, and the call for papers. This conference is not just an opportunity to learn and connect; it’s a chance to be part of a community dedicated to advancing dyslexia awareness and education.

But that’s not all! In 2024, the International Dyslexia Association will proudly celebrate its 75th Anniversary. We’re planning special events to commemorate this significant milestone during the conference. This year’s event will not only be a showcase of cutting-edge research and best practices but also a celebration of our shared commitment to dyslexia advocacy and support.

Make plans now to be a part of this extraordinary experience. Join us in Dallas for the International Dyslexia Association Annual Conference 2024 and contribute to the legacy of advancing dyslexia education. Stay tuned for updates, and we look forward to welcoming you to Dallas in 2024 for a truly stellar event!

Local Groups & Resources

COKID’s mission is to ensure that all dyslexic children are identified and receive appropriate intervention and support to achieve their full potential. This parent group’s website also includes a list of different Parent Support & Dyslexia Advocacy Groups in Colorado. Visit their website for upcoming events as well as dyslexia and legislation-related resources.

2022 Online Course for Assessing, Preventing and Overcoming Reading Difficulties

This is an ongoing on demand version of 13 module videos you can access any time. It does not include the assessments or the discussion forum and the CDE credit hours are not available, but it has all the same videos and is a great companion piece to the book. You can join as a guest through the CDE LMS:

The IDA Dyslexia Digital Library

The International Dyslexia Association (IDA) has launched the premier Dyslexia Digital Library at to house an extensive collection of IDA’s most informative articles, fact sheets, infographics, and videos organized in a searchable, user-friendly site, including FAQs and trending topics. Families can learn strategies to help them advocate for their child with dyslexia, reading teachers can find guidance on applying the principles of Structured Literacy in their classrooms, researchers can review the work of their peers—these are just a few examples of how to use the library.


Professional Development Training

(Businesses and professionals have paid to be listed below. Please note that IDA-RMB does not endorse any specific individual, business, school or program. Please contact the particular service providers for more information.)

Are you looking for answers to these questions?
Which should I take first, LETRS or OG?  I want to increase my knowledge of the reading research, where should I start?  How can I become a dyslexia specialist in my state?  How can I get training on X program? Before You Train: Understanding Literacy Training Options with Dr. Stephanie Stollar and Concha Wyatt

Yoshimoto Orton-Gillingham is an engaging approach to teaching and learning which enables participants to successfully provide Orton Gillingham targeted instruction to students with dyslexia as well as to equip the general population with the tools they need to succeed and excel in reading, writing and in spelling and math. An accredited training Fellow in the Academy of Orton-Gillingham, Ron Yoshimoto developed these nationally and internationally acclaimed Orton-Gillingham trainings.
“I appreciate how clear it is to implement with my class, the scope and sequence, lesson plans and correction procedures make it so doable. And all the materials – amazing” “I have never received such positive feedback from my teachers before!” “This is the first time I have completed a workshop and feel like I actually have the tools and materials I need to serve my dyslexic students.” “I am not a trained teacher, yet I am now empowered to help my child. Thank you.”
OGI is a CDE approved supplemental, intervention and consulting provider for the READ Act. The Yoshimoto O.G. Approach is an International Dyslexia Association approved program. Please contact us regarding scheduling school or district-based classes or in regards to certification.

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Wilson Language Training®

Professional learning and teacher support have been the primary focus of Wilson Language Training® for over 20 years. Wilson is passionate about providing educators with the knowledge and skills they need to help students who may benefit from a systematic, multisensory, structured language approach. Our hands-on professional learning programs are delivered by a nationwide team of expert Literacy Specialists and Trainers.

April 10, 2024 (9AM-2PM MT) – Fundations® Level 1 Virtual Launch Workshop

April 15, 2024 (9AM-2PM MT) – Just Words® Virtual Launch Workshop

April 17, 2024 (9AM-2PM MT) – Fundations® Level K Virtual Launch Workshop

April 17, 2024 (9AM-2PM MT) – Fundations® Level 2 Virtual Launch Workshop

April 18, 2024 (9AM-2PM MT) – Fundations® Level 3 Virtual Launch Workshop

May 15-17, 2024 (9AM – 3PM Pacific Time) – WRS Virtual Introductory Course

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