COMMUNITY EVENTS

Mar
2
Mon
Walk in the Shoes of a Dyslexic: Simulation and Student Panel @ Portland
Mar 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Presented by the International Dyslexia Association – Oregon Branch

  • Experience the power of empathy!
  • Five simulations will show you how it feels to have a learning challenge like dyslexia.
  • This workshop will improve your understanding of challenges students encounter in classrooms.
  • Hear from our award-winning student panel on their stories of perseverance, hope and helpful classroom practices.

For Family and Educators! 

Teachers – Earn 2 Professional Development Units for FREE. No additional paperwork necessary – certificates will be distributed at event.

Free Parking. The exterior doors to Providence are locked promptly at 7 pm. If you arrive late, you must enter through the EMERGENCY ENTRANCE on NE Glisan St.

CLICK HERE to RSVP 

Mar
10
Tue
Dyslexia 101 @ Eugene
Mar 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for an informative and supportive night with new Decoding Dyslexia Oregon, South Willamette Valley Chapter.

Location:
Oak Hill School
86397 Eldon Schafer Drive
Eugene OR
Acron Room

Mar
12
Thu
Dyslexia Information Night @ Corvallis
Mar 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Dyslexia Information Night   (Noche de información sobre dislexia)

Join us for information, support, and understanding. Time for questions & answers after every meeting. Parents, educators & community members welcome!

There will be simultaneous interpretation in Spanish

 

Acompáñenos para obtener información, apoyo y comprensión. Tiempo para preguntas y respuestas después de cada reunión. ¡Padres, educadores y miembros de la comunidad son bienvenidos!

Habrá interpretación simultánea en español

    

RSVP at: dyslexia101-corvallis.eventbrite.com

RSVP en español: dyslexia101-corvallis-espanol.eventbrite.com

 

Teachers – Earn 2 Professional Development Units for FREE. No additional paperwork necessary – certificates will be distributed at the event.

Maestros – Gane 2 Unidades de Desarrollo Profesional GRATIS. No se necesaria nepapeles adicionales – los certificados se distribuirán en el evento.

 

Suggested donation of $5 to assist with meeting costs.

Donación sugerida de $5 para ayudar con los costos de la reunión.

 

Mar
14
Sat
IDA Oregon 45th Spring Symposium @ Portland
Mar 14 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm



From Talking to Writing:

Word and Sentence-Level Strategies that Support Narrative and Expository Writing

Presented by: Dr. Charles W. Haynes

Location: University of Portland

Click Here for Details and Registration!

Mar
15
Sun
Kid’s Network – Live, Laugh, Love Art Event! @ Portland
Mar 15 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Come meet other kids with dyslexia and their parents.  Join us at Live, Laugh, Love Art Studio and create a masterpiece! Kids will get to design their own glass fused tile.

The details:

Location:
Live, Laugh, Love Art
9160 SW Hall Blvd
Portland, OR

Cost: $20.00 per child
RSVP: On or before Monday, March 9th
Event Type: We ask that just kids with Dyslexia attend with their parent(s).

CLICK HERE to RSVP!

Mar
18
Wed
Dyslexia in Schools @ Bend
Mar 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Learn about RTI/IEPs/504s and how to work with your school district, teachers and administrators to get supports for your child.

Location:
Hasson Company Realtors office
233 SW Wilson Ave, Bend

Apr
14
Tue
Dyslexia Simulation @ Eugene
Apr 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Experience the power of empathy! Dyslexia simulations will show you how it feels to have a learning challenge like dyslexia.

Location:
Oak Hill School
86397 Eldon Schafer Drive
Eugene OR
Acron Room

Apr
15
Wed
Dyslexia Strengths @ Bend
Apr 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

One of the most important things is to remember as the parent or teacher of kids with dyslexia is to focus on identifying and building strengths. Learn how the strengths of dyslexia can help your child stay encouraged and excel!

Location:
Hasson Company Realtors office
233 SW Wilson Ave, Bend

May
12
Tue
Resources and Strategies @ Eugene
May 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Join us for an informational and supportive night to learn more about your resources and strategies to support your child.

Location:
Oak Hill School
86397 Eldon Schafer Dr
Eugene OR 97405
Acorn Room