Experience Dyslexia - Saturday, October 19, 2019

Join us on Saturday, Oct 19 for FREE hands-on participation to experience the difficulties and frustrations that students with dyslexia encounter daily.

Participants will rotate through four stations that simulate various language-related tasks similar to those in the classroom.

This simulation is highly effective in raising awareness of dyslexia.

This is a FREE event and open to adults only.

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Embracing Dyslexia - Friday, January 25, 2019

Register to attend a FREE movie screening of Embracing Dyslexia. The film’s director, Luis Macias, will be available for a brief discussion and Q&A immediately following.

Friday, January 25, 2019
4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
University of St. Francis 

Main Campus, Joliet, Illinois
There is no charge for this community event.
Embracing Dyslexia is an exploration of dyslexia from an insider’s perspective, weaving together interviews with parents, researchers and experts who define what dyslexia is and illustrate why early dyslexia screening is vital.


READ Conference (Reading Engagement and Development) - March 2, 2019

Join us for another great learning opportunity!

Dyslexia and Struggling Readers
Saturday, March 2, 2019
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
USF Main Campus, Joliet, Illinois
$30 per person (includes light refreshments and licensed educators can earn up to four PD clock hours)

We are proud to partner with Everyone Reading Illinois (ERI) to focus on Dyslexia and Struggling Readers through the Experience Dyslexia® Simulation and What is Dyslexia? Panel Discussion.

Learn more about the 2019 READ Conference HERE