Region 8 Dyslexia

Dyslexia Helpline 1-800-232-3030 ext. 1410

What is Dyslexia?

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

Click here to download the 2021 State Dyslexia Handbook

Click on the link below to visit

the TEA Dyslexia website.


Please click on a link below to visit the website.

Audio Books

Reading by Design Accredited Pathway

Dyslexia Therapist Training Contract 2022 (3).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

Parent Resources

The Dyslexia Teacher Information Section

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read this great article 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