What is dyslexia?
Texas Education Code (TEC) §38.003 defines dyslexia and related disorders in the following way: "Dyslexia" means a disorder of constitutional origin manifested by a difficulty in learning to read, write, or spell, despite conventional instruction, adequate intelligence, and sociocultural opportunity.
How does RISD service dyslexic students?
- Students with dyslexia are provided services to meet individual needs.
- Identified students are provided with an appropriate instructional program that is systematic, sequential, and multi-sensory.