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Dyslexia Update for Summer 2017..

  • April 2017
    Legislative Task Force on Dyslexia released its Interim Report. Here is the link
  • May 2017
    Public Hearing on Professional Development and Teacher Certification
  • June 2017
    Legislative Task Force sent a survey to Missouri Institutions of Higher Education
  • July 2017
    Legislative Task Force Hearing to review survey feedback

Professional Development and LEA trainings are already being scheduled for late summer and fall. More information on expanded opportunities will be coming soon! Additionally, several different national organizations collaborated on the use of the terms Learning Disability, Dyslexia, Dyscalculia and Dysgraphia.  Here is a link to their recently released pdf.

Please let me know how I can help!

Enjoy the rest of your summer,



Kim Stuckey | Director-Dyslexia Specialist | Office of College and Career Readiness
Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education |P: 573-751-2584 | dese.mo.gov