Learning Disabilities Resources

Massachusetts Links

National Links

Books

Keeping A Head in School by Dr. Mel Levine, 1994, Educator's Publishing Service, Inc. 31 Smith Place, Cambridge, MA 02138-1000

Reading Resource Links

International Reading Association: www.reading.org

Learning Ally: www.learningally.org

Graphic Organizer Forms to download: www.eduplace.com/graphicorganizer/index.html

Reading Resource Books

Starting Out Right: A Guide to Promoting Reading Success by the National Research Council; M. Susan Burns, Peg Griffin and Catherine E. Snow, Editors; National Academy Press, Washington, DC, 1999.

Straight Talk About Reading, (How Parents Can Make a Difference During the Early Years) by Susan l. Hall and Louisa C. Moats, Ed. D.; Contemporary Books, Chicago, IL; 1999.

Overcoming Dyslexia by Sally Shaywitz, M.D.; Alfred A. Knopf, New York, 2003.

Put Reading First, Kindergarten Through Grade 3 (Drawn from the 2000 report of the National Reading Panel, Teaching Children to Read: An Evidence-Based Assessment of the Scientific Research Literature on Reading and Its Implications for Reading Instruction--Reports of the Subgroups). Free copies available at: The National Institute for Literacy at ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398; phone: 1-800-228-8813; FAX: 301-430-1244; EdPubOrders@aspensys.com; to download, go the the National Institute for Literacy website at www.nifl.gov.

Put Reading First, A Parent Guide (Drawn from the 2000 report of the National Reading Panel, Teaching Children to Read: An Evidence-Based Assessment of the Scientific Research Literature on Reading and Its Implications for Reading Instruction--Reports of the Subgroups). Free copies available at: The National Institute for Literacy at ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398; phone: 1-800-228-8813; FAX: 301-430-1244; EdPubOrders@aspensys.com; to download, go the the National Institute for Literacy website at www.nifl.gov.

Other Resources

"Lively Letters" (Telian Multisensory Mnemonic Letter Card Program ) by Nancy Telian, Telian Learning Concepts, P.O. Box 453 Stoughton, MA 02072.

Speech and Language Links

Speech and Language Books

From Speech to Print, Language Essentials for Teachers by Louisa Cook Moats; Paul H. Brookes Publishing Company, Baltimore, MD; 2000.

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