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Free Parent/Caretaker Virtual Workshop – Dyslexia/Reading Difficulties

July 27, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

1p.m. – Reading 101

  • How reading happens in the brain
  • Types of reading difficulties
  • Who do I talk to if I think my child has reading difficulties?
  • Dyslexia in Kentucky
  • Hindman Settlement School Dyslexia Services in Knott, Perry, Hazard and Leslie County Schools

2 p.m. – What to do if my child has been identified with a reading disability?

  • Angry and afraid: It’s normal!
  • Don’t ask for the PROGRAM, ask for the PLAN
  • What can I do at home?


3 p.m. – Older learners with reading difficulties

  • What do I do now?
  • How can we embrace the uniqueness of the brain?
  • Study skills, study skills, study skills!

Presented by:

  • Anna M. Hardway, Master’s level Reading Specialist and Educator
  • Ola Pigman, Dyslexia Program Director, Hindman Settlement School


July 27, 2021
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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