ACCESS-ABILITY Volume3_Issue1 - Page 10

APS ON DYSLEXIA By Sara Stetson Th r ee year s ago w e set ou t t o becom e the r egion's leader s in lan gu age lear n in g disabilit ies. Th is f all, Sen ior Associat e Com m ission er an d St at e Dir ect or of Special Edu cat ion Ru ssell Joh n st on in vit ed u s t o br ief t h e st at e?s special edu cat ion dir ect or s abou t dyslexia an d syst em s ch an ge in lit er acy in st r u ct ion ! Du r in g t h e m on t h of Oct ober , w e ar e t r avelin g t o all f ive r egion al m eet in gs t o t alk abou t ch an ge an d t o an sw er qu est ion s abou t w h at w e do an d h ow w e do it ! To ou r t each er s, specialist s, SLPs, r eadin g specialist s, an d psych ologist s? you sh ou ld be ver y pr ou d of you r con t r ibu t ion s an d accom plish m en t s. You r exper t ise, dedicat ion , an d com m it m en t t o bein g t h e ver y best ar e n ot goin g u n n ot iced! #SA Y DYSLEX I A