The Connolly Family’s Story

The Connolly Family’s Story
Part 1

This video offers a glimpse into the life of one family who tried to navigate the school system with a child who is dyslexic. Watch as they explain their struggle and lack of support with the school district to provide the support their son needed to succeed in school.

Letter to Daily Camera

A note from our president, Caron Trout. Will the Daily Camera publish it? Parent letter submitted to the Daily Camera, Feb 11th 2017. There’s an elephant in the room at BVSD. With one in every five children coping with some range of dyslexia, you would think BVSD should acknowledge the …

Standford Study

What does the research prove? Beginning readers who focus on letter-sound relationships, or phonics, instead of trying to learn whole words, increase activity in the area of their brains best wired for reading. – Bruce McCandliss, 2015 Standford Study Summary