Civil Rights Issue of Our Time will be held at the African
American Museum in Philadelphia on February 28, 2014.
- A full-day
Overcoming Obstacles: Reading, Attention, & Executive Function
will be presented by the D.C. Capital Area and MD Branches of the
International Dyslexia Association on March 15, 2014.
- Registration is now
Dyslexia Today 2014: A Conference for Professionals and Parents
to be hosted by PBIDA's Pittsburgh Region on April 5, 2014, at the
DoubleTree by Hilton, Pittsburgh–Green Tree, PA. Eric Tridas, M.D.,
will present the keynote address, The Developmental Web:
Diagnosis and Management of Learning Disorders.
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in-service or community outreach program.
The Pennsylvania Branch of the International Dyslexia Association
(PBIDA), serving Pennsylvania and Delaware, provides support and
information for individuals, families and educational professionals
concerned with the issues of dyslexia and learning differences. The
branch includes a Regional Group (firstname.lastname@example.org) which
provides services to individuals located in the Pittsburgh area.
The PBIDA believes all individuals have the right to reach their
full potential and is committed to helping parents and educational
professionals become well-informed advocates for the needs of children
and individuals with dyslexia and learning differences.
Services provided by the PBIDA include
- Branch Membership
- Parent and
and Reference Library
- Teacher Training
- Experience Dyslexia, A Simulation