This presentation covers the basics of what dyslexia is and how to support your child. We discuss what structured literacy is, how to find a program that is right for your child, and what you can do at home to help.
About the Presenter: Emma Elizalde is currently President of NorCal International Dyslexia Association. She concurrently works as a Reading Specialist at Town School for Boys in San Francisco. She also has a private practice where she works with students who have language-based challenges. She previously worked as a 3rd and 4th Grade Teacher at North Bridge Academy. She holds a Certificate in Education Therapy from Holy Names University, a Master’s in Education from the Harvard Graduate School of Education, and a B.A. in Psychology and Education from Mount Holyoke College.