What is Dyslexia?

  • The following information is provided as a resource for parent and guardians.  Please reach out to the Parent Resource Center staff or your child's school with any questions.

    A special thank you to Kim Bausum-Brown, VDOE Dyslexia & Specialized Reading Specialist, and Mary Stowe, Virginia Coordinator for Specialized Reading Instruction and Project Specialist, for their continued support.

What is Dyslexia?

  • What is Dyslexia?

  • How is Dyslexia characterized?

  • How is Dyslexia identified?

  • What are common characteristics of Dyslexia?

  • Is there Virginia legislation regarding Dyslexia?