Dyslexia Resources for Parents
The Texas Education Agency provides the following resources for parents.
Dyslexia and Related Disorders
This page includes resources to assist in identifying and providing services for students with dyslexia and related disorders in Texas schools. In addition to this page, information is available through the dyslexia contacts at each of the 20 regional education service centers and the state dyslexia contact at Region 10. We welcome any suggestions you may have that will improve this page.
Response to Intervention
Response to Intervention (RtI) is an approach that schools use to help all students, including struggling learners. The RtI approach gives Texas students opportunities to learn and work at their grade level. The idea is to help all students be successful.
Parent and Family Resources
Community Parent Resource Centers, Education Service Center (ESC) Technical Assistance, Guidance on ARD Guide Production and Required Dissemination, Guidance on Revocation of Parental Consent for Special Education Services, Guidance on Procedural Safeguards Production and Required Dissemination, and Parent Training and Information (PTI) Projects
Provision of Services for Students with Dyslexia and Related Disorders
This page provides local education agencies (LEAs) with guidance and clarification regarding the provision of services to students identified with dyslexia.
Assessments for Students with Disabilities
The Texas Assessment Program is a statewide testing program that includes STAAR©, STAAR Spanish, and STAAR Alternate 2. In addition, online embedded supports (i.e., content and language supports, oral administration via text-to-speech, and spelling assistance) are available on STAAR for eligible students. Information about these embedded supports and other designated supports can be found on the Accommodation Resources webpage.
Dyslexia Resource Provided by Region 10
Dyslexia Definition, Dyslexia Characterestics, Instructional Components, Accommodations, and Dyslexia District Plans