IDA Ontario Blog


Free webinar: Accessible audio and e-books from the Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA) and Bookshare

January 20, 2018

CELA is offering members and friends of IDA Ontario a free 45-minute webinar on CELA services and how to download and listen to books from CELA and Bookshare. Thursday February […]

Structured Word Inquiry Workshop, Toronto, Feb.10, 2018

January 11, 2018

Structured Word Inquiry Workshop Saturday, February 10, 2018 9:30—5:00 pm Northlea United Church 125 Brentcliffe Road, Toronto This workshop will introduce the basics of a structured word inquiry approach, using […]

Webinar on math learning disabilities, dyslexia and ADHD

December 31, 2017

What’s math got to do with it? Math learning disabilities (MLDs), dyslexia and ADHD: Understanding the connections, remediating effectively Do my students have a math learning disability (MLD) or do […]

Early intervention and effective reading instruction in Edmonton

December 31, 2017

Check out this article about a study of early identification and effective reading instruction in Edmonton.

Free webinar: Accessible audio and e-books from the Centre for Equitable Library Access (CELA) and Bookshare

December 9, 2017

Need audio books or accessible e-books? Signed up with CELA but need help getting started? CELA is offering members and friends of IDA Ontario a free 45-minute webinar on CELA […]

London Scottish Rites Center – volunteer tutors wanted!

November 23, 2017

The London Scottish Rites Learning Center is looking for volunteer tutors to provide free tutoring for children with dyslexia! Free training provided.

Looking for bookshelves and books!

November 17, 2017

We are looking for bookshelves in good condition for storage of our publications and books. Email vp@idaontario.com with photos if possible. As well, if you live in the Toronto area, […]

It’s a myth that young children cannot be screened for dyslexia!

November 17, 2017

An interesting article by Dr. Nadine Gaab, an Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School.

Upcoming free webinars!

November 13, 2017

Brain-Based Writing Strategies Thu, Nov 16, 2017 9pm-10:30pmEST Presented by Bonnie Terry. Hosted by Southern California Tri-Counties Branch. Top Assistive Technology to Support Grade 3-8 Readers Monday, November 20, 2017 […]

Books for kids about dyslexia

October 27, 2017

Chapters-Indigo has selected “Top 10” books for kids about dyslexia. Check them out here!