Region 8 Dyslexia

Dyslexia Helpline 1-800-232-3030

What is Dyslexia?

Please click on the arrow to watch a great video about dyslexia.

Please click on the image to

read this great article at

2018-Dyslexia-Handbook_Approved_Accomodated_12_11_2018 (1).pdf

Click on the arrow in the right hand corner of the Dyslexia Handbook to download.

Click on the link below to visit

the TEA Dyslexia website.


Please click on a link below to visit the website.

Audio Books

Dyslexia Therapist Training Contract 2019.docx

Dyslexia Therapist Training with Take Flight

Become a Dyslexia Therapist. Dyslexia Therapist Training Program is offered for certified Texas public school teachers through the Region VIII service center under the supervision of the Dyslexia Therapist Training Program at the Luke Waites Center for Dyslexia and Learning Disorders, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in Dallas.

For more information contact Cherise Wicks or Johnnie Freeman

Dyslexia Intervention Fundamentals with Reading by Design

Learn the fundamentals of dyslexia intervention through a review of Texas dyslexia laws and current research, as well as best practices in dyslexia instruction.

For more information contact Johnnie Freeman

Check the list of workshops at

Johnnie Freeman, M.Ed., LDT, Ed. Diag., CALT


Dyslexia , 504, Academic Support Consultant


"Who dares to teach must never cease to learn." -John Cotton


Dyslexia Awareness Day at Region 8 in October

For more information contact:

Johnnie Freeman

or Stacey Sartain

at 903-575-2738

The Dyslexia Teacher Information Section