Oregon Branch of the International Dyslexia Association

May 2013

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Park Academy
Parent Support Group Sponsor

ORBIDA Lecture Series:
Dr. Arnold & Kiley Quinn 
The Interplay between 
Autism & Reading Challenges
May 14, 2013 

Special Guest: Kiley Quinn is an autistic adult and mother of autistic children. She has offered to come and share her personal insights with you as well.

Event Info
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thomas Edison High School
on the Jesuit High School Campus
9020 Southwest Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy.
Portland, OR 97225-2436

$5.00 for ORBIDA Members
$10.00 for non-members

Parent Support Group Meeting 
Wednesday June 5, 2013 
7-8:30 pm

Park Academy- Baxter Hall
  (Located on campus of
    Marylhurst University)
                17500 Pacific Hwy
               Lake Oswego, OR   97036


Future meeting June 5, 2013

Thank you Park Academy for your support!
2013 PARENT-STUDENT WORKSHOP ~ In beautiful Central Oregon
Register early limited space!

ORBIDA's first-ever
Parent-Student Workshop!

We have a full program that includes an in-depth overview of dyslexia, an engaging student panel of dyslexic young people, and some cutting-edge information about how technology can make a big difference for students (and adults) both in school and out.

Finally, we will spend a few minutes at the end of the day discussing some advocacy initiatives that will allow you to transform your newly-acquired knowledge into positive action.

Students: Middle School and above welcome to attend.

WHEN: Saturday, September 21, 2013

TIME: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Center for Health and Learning
Conference Rooms C-D
St. Charles Medical Center
2500 NE Neff Rd
Bend, OR 97707

For a list of registration fees and details.
visit our website.

Register before August 24, 2013 and save!! Space limited to 90 participants.

Help Support ORBIDA's
Institutional Member
 The Park Academy.

A Walk in the Park


Fundraising Event Benefiting Students with Dyslexia

 3rd Annual Walk In The Park will take place on Saturday, May 18th at 10AM.  This event includes a 5K walk, BBQ lunch, live entertainment and prize drawing. Registration begins at 9AM at Park Academy on the lower campus.  

click here to visit The Park Academy website and register.




WA State Map
  Washington State
Dyslexia Resource Guide

A resource guide for parents and teachers of Washington state was recently posted on the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction's website.  The Washington Branch of IDA worked in cooperation with OSPI to develop this guide.  Help us get the word out!

Download this free guide

  You'll become a member of ORBIDA at the same time.

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