Thursday, October 18, 2018

Plan for dyslexia screening awaits Baker's approval

The passage of this bill is a major positive step for students with dyslexia and our entire k-12 educational system.

We all should recognize and appreciate the tireless work of the parents and students that have driven the effort to get this bill passed. Through their passion, commitment, and willingness to share compelling personal stories, they have moved the legislature to action. They have convinced me and many others that this is an issue that can not be ignored, and now we are making progress.

With Nancy Duggan, executive director of the Massachusetts chapter of Decoding Dyslexia,