Join us on April 5th for APPlications for the iPad in Education with Jan Tuber! Click here for all the details. Download our flyer to post or to email to friends and colleagues.
Welcome! The Northern California Branch of The International Dyslexia Association (NCBIDA) provides a forum where parents, educators, individuals with dyslexia and researchers share their knowledge about a learning difference that affects up to 20 percent of the U.S. population. Read more
Learn more about dyslexia and related learning disabilities through a variety of resources.
What is it like to have dyslexia? Experience Dyslexia® is a simulation workshop that helps promote awareness and empathy.
2014 Scholarships Now Open for Applications! Educators may now apply for partial scholarships for training in multisensory structured language education (MSLE) approaches.
Did you know?
- Dyslexia is the most common learning disability.
- It is a language-based learning disability and is not related to intelligence– plenty of very bright people have dyslexia.
- There are many successful people with dyslexia such as Henry Winkler, Bruce Jenner, Whoopi Goldberg and Charles Schwab.
- IDA has established standards for teachers of reading. These research-based standards are helpful for all and critical for students with dyslexia.
Share Your Story
Share your experience with dyslexia to increase awareness and connect with others. Read about others’ experience or share your own.
Join Stellar Academy for Dyslexics for their 25th Anniversary Celebration with dinner, live band, dancing, auction and great raffles!
For Tickets or Information: Call 510-797-2227
Parents Helping Parents Assistive Technology Workshop for Parents & Professionals.
Are you overwhelmed with the number of iPad Apps available and wondering where to start? Let Jan Tuber, PHP’s AT Specialist for Learning Disabilities, show you some of our favorite apps for the challenges of dyslexia, dysgraphia, auditory processing and ADHD. See text-to-speech, word prediction, study skills, note-taking, math and organizational apps in action.