[Skip to Content]

Dyslexia Special Needs Factsheet

Resources

Please Note: By clicking a link to any resource listed on this page, you will be leaving the KidsHealth site.

Web SiteU.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

Web SiteKidsHealth in the Classroom
http://kidshealth.org/classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.

OrganizationNational Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov
NIMH offers information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illnesses, and supports research to help those with mental illness.

OrganizationInternational Dyslexia Association (IDA)
http://www.interdys.org
IDA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the study and treatment of dyslexia.

OrganizationParent Teacher Association (PTA)
http://www.pta.org
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

Web SiteNemours BrightStart!
http://www.readingbrightstart.org/
This literacy program prepares young children to read. Take the reading readiness screener to see if your preschooler's pre-reading skills are on track. Get tips and ideas for reading aloud, and learn about games, songs, and other tools that can help your child on the path to success.