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Texas Dyslexia Academy 4 - Dyslexia: from Child Find through the Admission, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) Committee Process

Texas Dyslexia Academy 4 is designed to build background knowledge about the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) and special education from Child Find through the ARD committee process. It provides information about core special education concepts such as Child Find, Full Individual and Initial Evaluations (FIIE), Admission, Review, and Dismissal (ARD) committees, and Individual Education Program (IEP) development.

Participants will gain an understanding of:

  • Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • Child Find requirements
  • The referral process for an initial evaluation when a specific learning disability (SLD)/dyslexia is suspected
  • Notice of Action-Prior Written Notice (PWN) and Notice of Procedural Safeguards
  • Full individual and initial evaluation (FIIE)
  • Admission, review, and dismissal (ARD) committee meeting and components of the individualized education program (IEP)

Important Session Information:

Dimension 1.2: Data and Assessment, Dimension 4.3: Professional Development

Registration for this session has ended

Session ID:
Credits Available:
(6) CPE
Seats Available:
$0.00 (* No Charge)
Contact Person:
Annie Dewbre
Cynthia Hobbs
Elizabeth Adams
Diagnostician, Dyslexia Coordinator, Dyslexia Teacher, Licensed Specialist in School Psychology (LSSP), Principal, Special Education Director, Special Education Teacher, Teacher (All Level)
Date Time Location
6/5/2024 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM Region 17 ESC - South Conference F
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