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2-2-21 — Dyslexia is Topic of Seminar for Parents

Feb. 2, 2021 ~ The Olathe Special Services Site Council will host a Zoom presentation for parents of students with disabilities and exceptionalities on Tuesday, Feb. 23. The topic is “Dyslexia.” Join the event from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Zoom.

Stacy Cates, dyslexia consultant to the Olathe Public Schools, will highlight the warning signs of dyslexia through the lifespan. She will provide information on how the district continues to support screening for reading difficulties, the implementation of research-based curriculum, and partnerships the district facilities for dyslexia training.

Anyone needing a sign language or foreign language interpreter should contact Sally Boyd at 913-780-8170 at least one week in advance.