News/Events

Presentation at the LaVista Public Library

“When Your Child Struggles with Reading, Writing and Spelling…” Monday, August 7, 2017 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. LaVista Public Library - 9110 Giles Road Presented by: Gwelda Carlson * Getting the help needed: the process * Dyslexia brain differences: the effect on learning * Nebraska Department of Education Rule 51 * Technical Assistance Document on…
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Gwelda Carlson Receives Award

Gwelda Carlson receives Distinguished Teacher of Reading Award from the Eastern Nebraska Reading Council for outstanding performance and lasting contributions to literacy.  Click on "Reading Award" below to read more.

Reading Award

Parent Support Group

Monday, July 17, 2017, at 6:00 PM in Elkhorn Come and join other parents who are either looking for answers or have the answers.  The location will be emailed to you the week of the event.  For more information, or to sign up... Email Kathy Johnson at kjohnson39@me.com 
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Kids with Dyslexia and their Families Connect

Sunday, July 16, 2017 Holmes Lake Park (Watch for signs.) 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Join us for a fun time “connecting”. Learn how families can support each other. Sponsored by the Nebraska Dyslexia Association. For more details, call 402-525-3104. See you July 16th!  
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Kids with Dyslexia Support Group

Kids with Dyslexia Support Group Friday, July 14, 2017 2:00 - 3:00 p.m. Elkhorn, NE Location will be emailed to you the week of the event. Sign up to attend by emailing… Kathy Johnson at kjohnson39@me.com
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Why Recognizing Children with Dyslexia at School Can be Difficult

  By Holly Korbey From MindShift, a Flipboard magazine by MindShift When Anna and Chris Thorsen of Nashville sat down for the first parent-teacher conference of their daughter Clara’s second-grade year, they weren’t surprised to hear that Clara was having trouble telling time. Her teacher also said that Clara seemed to learn something one day,…
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