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Feedback Regarding Updates to the Dyslexia Handbook

The State Board of Education (SBOE) tasked a committee with making recommendations for updates to The Dyslexia Handbook – Revised 2014: Procedures Concerning Dyslexia and Related Disorders (Dyslexia Handbook) to address recent legislative changes and to clarify processes regarding identification and services for students. The SBOE is scheduled to approve updates to the handbook at its meeting on November 16.

Educators, parents, and community members are invited to review the updates and provide TEA with specific feedback or recommendations related to the draft before it is approved by the SBOE.

DRAFT: The Dyslexia Handbook – 2018 Update: Procedures Concerning Dyslexia and Related Disorders

Please submit feedback and/or proposed recommendations to TEA at We ask that you be as specific in your feedback as possible. The deadline for submitting feedback for  consideration is Monday, October 29, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.