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Recap since July 2016..

  • HB 2379 and SB 638 were signed by Governor Nixon on June 22nd
  • Task Force members were appointed September 1st
  • Task Force meetings were held
    • October 18th
    • November 30th
    • December 1st
  • Presentations were made addressing over 300 LEA’s and nearly 900 Educators/Administrators
  • New brain-based research was released giving us a better understanding of Dyslexia and its implications for student achievement

What’s coming in the First Quarter of 2017..

  • More LEA awareness presentations
  • Sessions at Conference of the Young Years and MO Association of Elementary School Principal Conference
  • Task Force Meeting
    • February 10th

I’m looking forward to all the 2017 has in store. Please let me know if there is a way I can assist you in supporting the dyslexic students in your schools.

Warm regards,



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

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