IDA Ontario Blog


Free webinar – Critical Role of Phonemic Awareness in Foundational Reading Skills

August 24, 2018

Webinar – Critical Role of Phonemic Awareness in Foundational Reading Skills Tuesday, August 28, 2018 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT Presented by Dr. Kay MacPhee, Lead Researcher and Author of Ooka […]

Free Webinar – Motivation Matters: 10 Research-Based Strategies to Motivate Struggling Readers

August 11, 2018

Motivation Matters: 10 Research-Based Strategies to Motivate Struggling Readers Wednesday, August 29, 2018 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm EDT Presented by Terrie Noland, Vice President, Educator Initiatives, Learning Ally Sponsored by Learning Ally […]

Registration for ONBIDA’s 12th Annual Conference is now open!

August 2, 2018

ONBIDA’s 12th Annual Conference Early Identification and Intervention Strategies Saturday, Nov 3, 2018 Ontario Science Center, Toronto, ON NEW this year – Livestreaming Option! Register now! Early-bird rates are in […]

Free webinar: Strategies and Ideas for Creating a Dyslexia-Friendly Classroom

July 3, 2018

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EDT Presented by Nelda Reyes, Dyslexia Interventionist, De Zavala Elementary, San Marcos CISD, TX Sponsored by Learning Ally  Click HERE for more information and […]

Newly revised IDA Knowledge and Practice Standards for Teachers of Reading

June 27, 2018

The International Dyslexia Association has recently released revised Knowledge and Practice Standards for Teachers of Reading.  The standards defines what all teachers of reading need to know and be able to […]

42 U.S. States Now Have Dyslexia Legislation

June 27, 2018

A new article by Martha Youman and Nancy Mather entitled “Dyslexia Laws in the U.S.A.: A 2018 Update”  summarizes “Today, as of March of 2018, 42 states have dyslexia-specific laws, and, […]

Helping Your Struggling Reader – recorded webinar now online

June 3, 2018

Helping Your Struggling Reader  by Jan Maclean recorded Thursday May 31, 2018 7:30-9:00pm EST Click here to see the recorded webinar. Click here for a copy of the presentation and handouts. This […]

Framing Your Thoughts Sentence Structure webinar – Summer Training Opportunity

May 23, 2018

Framing Your ThoughtsTM Sentence Structure – SUMMER 2018 ONBIDA is excited to partner with Language Circle Enterprises to offer the online webinar/training “Framing Your ThoughtsTM Sentence Structure” this summer, and we are pleased to […]

Trish Griffin, IDA member, wins award!

May 11, 2018

Congratulations from ONBIDA to Trish Griffin, an IDA member, who received the 2018 Contribution to Catholic Education Award this week in Kingston, Ontario! Ms. Griffin received this award for her passionate volunteer […]

Free Webinar – Helping Your Struggling Reader with Jan Maclean May 31 7:30-9pm

May 8, 2018

FREE Webinar: Helping Your Struggling Reader  Thursday May 31, 2018 7:30-9:00pm EST by Jan Maclean ONBIDA is pleased to offer a free  webinar for parents of young children and teachers […]