Memos from the District

Here are three official memos from the district administration to the BOE on dyslexia from September 2015, November 2015, and June 2016, and January 2017. These memos are extremely important to understand the historical approach taken by the BVSD literacy department towards dyslexia. They show a consistent pattern of behavior and lack of real willingness to change the approach towards identifying dyslexic students or supplying them with effective interventions.
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Structured Language Success in Ohio

Here are two papers that describe the effectiveness of a school district that implements structured literacy in their classrooms for ALL students. The Ohio state funded Dyslexia Pilot Project goes further and does a cost analysis finding that all school districts following the program will show cost savings exceeding the initial investment.

Research Articles