Call to Action Texas Legislative Session 2021 NEEDS YOUR VOICE Share the 

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WE NEED EVERYONES VOICE! LET YOUR VOICE BE HEARD!!

1.

READ THE REPORT

READ the Letter to OSEP

These Documents will help you understand the problems in Texas

2.

CALL / EMAIL

Your TX Legislators  &

State Board of Education Members

Share Your Family Story

LET THEM KNOW YOU WANT Changes to Texas Dyslexia policy

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WHO REPRESENTS YOU

3.

SIGN THE PETITION

This is a systemic problem and the petition will go to State and Federal Policy Makers. The more signers the stronger the push for change.

4.

WHAT MIGHT YOU SAY?

It's important to:

Share your families struggles and include;

 

You Support Changes to the Texas Dyslexia Handbook and You Support Dyslexia Bills: 

HB 3870 and HB 3880,

SB 1694 and SB 1693 

  1. The evaluation process for students with dyslexia must start under IDEA Child Find - 504 Evaluations block Parents Rights..

  2. IEP's must include goals and objectives for Dyslexia interventions. 

  3. Parents rights to participate in Initial ARD team decision must be restored - 504 Evaluations take these rights away.  

State policy must change to be clear, 

  1. The evaluation process for students with dyslexia must start under IDEA Child Find.

  2. IEP's must include goals and objectives for Dyslexia interventions. 

  3. Parents rights to participate in Initial ARD team decision must be restored.  

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