Parent Workshops and Resources

We offer workshops where parents of students with language learning disabilities can get information, learn skills to help their children, and find support in meeting other parents.

All workshops are offered at our Indianapolis office, located at 8395 Keystone Crossing, Suite 110. 

 

Study Skills

Tuesday, November 7, 2017
6:00 - 7:30pm

Build a plan to keep your student's study skills up to speed at home. For parents of students in all grades.

Cost: Free, RSVP required

Click here to register.

The Mysteries of Testing Revealed!

Tuesday, January 16, 2018
6:00 - 7:30pm

Bring in your child’s testing results and get answers to questions you have about them. Testing does not have to be done by Dii. Parents of Dii tutoring students can also ask questions about the WIST assessment.

Cost: Free, RSVP required

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Reading Comprehension

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
6:00 - 7:30pm

Get tips on how to help your student comprehend stories, novels, and informational texts used in school. For parents of students in all grades.

Cost: Free, RSVP required

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Assistive Technology

Tuesday, March 13, 2018
6:00 - 7:30pm

A special guest from Easter Seals will be here to talk about assistive technology available to help your student with schoolwork, including free resources! For parents of junior high and high school students.

Cost: Free, RSVP required

Click here to register.

 

Additional Resources

Decoding Dyslexia Indiana (DDIN) is a grassroots movement of parents that formed in February 2013. DDIN seeks to raise awareness about dyslexia among parents, the general public, educators, community leaders, and legislators. In addition to advocacy, they also plan informational events for educators and parents, connect parents to resources, and are exceptionally knowledgeable about dyslexia. You can connect with them through their Facebook page, on Twitter, or by emailing decodingdyslexiaindiana@gmail.com.

IN*SOURCE provides parents, families, individuals & service providers in the state of Indiana the information & training necessary to help assure effective educational programs & appropriate services for individuals with disabilities. Their expertise is in helping parents understand how Indiana's special education laws apply to their child's unique circumstances. For assistance or more information, you can visit their website, call 800-332-4433, or email insource@insource.org.