Sponsored by The Parents Education Network: DYSLEXIA: Translating Scientific Progress into Policy and Practice - It's Time!
WHEN: Tomorrow, February 2nd at 5:00PM - 7:30PM
LOCATION: Mercy High School 3250 19th Ave, San Francisco
Check out this presentation by The Shaywitzes; world experts on reading and dyslexia. Bennett Shaywitz is a pioneer in the application of functional brain imaging for the study of reading and dyslexia in children and adults. Sally Shaywitz has devoted her career to helping children and adults with dyslexia; her research provides the basis for understanding the disorder. Together, they originated a widely accepted model of dyslexia that emphasizes the strengths seen in people with dyslexia. They are the founders of the Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity.