Decoding Dyslexia Virginia is a grassroots movement focused on linking families to resources, support,

and educational interventions for dyslexia. We aim to raise dyslexia awareness, empower families to support their

children and inform policy-makers on best practices to identify,

remediate and support students with dyslexia in Virginia

Decoding Dyslexia Day in RVA!

The acclaimed HBO Documentary, The Big Picture:  Rethinking Dyslexia is coming to the Byrd Theatre in RVA, October 26th!  Sponsored by the Rockbridge Teacher Education Consortium

Reserve your seats today! 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:  Peter Wright, nationally recognized expert on special education law, talks about his own struggles with learning differences, and offers tips and strategies for parents to ensure their child receives a good education.  Sponsored by The New Community School

This is an opportunity you won't want to miss!

Panel discussion of experts and parents will follow the film.  Stay and take the opportunity to be further informed.  

Dyslexia resource fair from Noon-4p on Cary Street. 

Our Goals

We are advocating for VA to implement:

  • A universal definition and understanding of “dyslexia” in the state education code Read more...

What You Can Do

  • Join our mailing list
  • Like us on Facebook
  • Join The Virginia Branch of the International Dyslexia Association (VBIDA) and learn more about their resources -

About DD-VA

Our group is made up of parents of children who are dyslexic. We are not experts, nor are we a business or educational organization.


Contact Us


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