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Dyslexia Legislative Update

Posted by on 19 October, 2018
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By Mollie Bolton, EdD The Missouri Dyslexia legislation takes effect for this school year.  Many supporting documents and training links are available on DESE’s website under College and Career Readiness>>Curriculum>>Dyslexia linked here.   In January, DESE released their guidelines as well as recommendations for dyslexia screeners which are available on the DESE website.  The guidelines are […]

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MISSOURI LITERACY ASSOCIATION Transition

Posted by on 29 May, 2018
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As we transition with the International Literacy Association(ILA), the Missouri State Council of the International Reading Association is now the  Missouri Literacy Association (MLA)! Under the new ILA charter,  the state and local councils will operate differently. We will continue to support members with exciting professional development through conferences, workshops, The Missouri Reader, and online webinars. The transition […]

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THE MISSOURI READER – Differentiation

Posted by on 14 February, 2018
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We cannot wait for you to explore this issue of The Missouri Reader and we hope you are as excited about what you find as we are to share it with you.  The Special Section – Differentiation features a review of the research along with practical suggestions for meeting the needs of ALL of your […]

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