International Dyslexia Association

The International Dyslexia Association (IDA) is an international organization that provides tools and resources to deal with the complex issues of dyslexia.  Their free resources for teachers include:

  • A handbook to help identify students with potential reading disabilities.
  • A handbook of Knowledge and Practice Standards for Teachers of Reading.

Their resources for families include:

  • An IDA Dyslexia Handbook, describing what families should know about assessments, effective teaching approaches and self-advocacy ideas.
  • Fact Sheets of professionally reviewed material to support advocacy efforts.

Other resources on the site include a self-assessment tool, a services provider directory, FAQ, infographics, and more.