CHESTERTOWN — The Kent County Public Schools Special Education Citizens Advisory Committee is hosting a parent workshop this month about dyslexia.
"Strategies for Dyslexia" will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 22 in the media center at Kent County Middle School in Chestertown.
The presentation also will be offered virtually.
This workshop will help parents, caregivers and educators learn more about dyslexia.
Dyslexia affects every aspect of life. It is estimated that 15 to 20% of the population has dyslexia or another reading disability. They struggle with reading, writing, remembering, listening or expressing themselves clearly.
This presentation will include strategies, tips and resources to help children with dyslexia navigate for success in the classroom and beyond.
Pizza and childcare will be available for in-person attendees.
To register or for more information, contact the Kent County Public Schools Family Support Resource Center at [email protected]
or call 410-778-5708.
You can also register by clicking here
, on the image at the top or scanning the QR code on the flyer available for download below.
Kent County Middle School is located at 402 East Campus Ave., Chestertown.