Struggling Readers Symposium on campus Nov. 5

first_imgShare Share via TwitterShare via FacebookShare via LinkedInShare via E-mail Published: Oct. 24, 2017 How can a bright and intelligent child struggle to learn to read? Do you know a struggling reader? Do you know how to help?If you goWho: Boulder Valley communityWhat: Struggling Readers SymposiumWhen: Sunday, Nov. 5, 12:30–4 p.m.Where: Koelbel Building, Leeds School of BusinessRSVP: Required for the dyslexia simulationBVKID (Boulder Valley Kids Identified with Dyslexia) invites parents, students, teachers and the Boulder Valley community at large to a reading symposium on Sunday afternoon, Nov. 5, in the atrium of the CU Boulder Leeds School of Business.  Check out the sessions below or visit BVKID online for more information.Experience Dyslexia Simulation, 12:30–2 p.m. ($10)Experience some of the challenges and frustrations associated with dyslexia. Space is limited; purchase tickets online now.Meet the Experts, 2–3 p.m. (free) Ask your questions to reading tutors, teachers, education therapists, neuropsychologists and more.Presentation by Jonathan Mooney, 3–4 p.m. (free) Although he did not learn to read until he was 12 years old, Jonathan Mooney has overcome his difficulties and is now a well-known writer, activist and entrepreneur. Come and be inspired!Want more stories like this in your inbox? Sign up for the CU Boulder Today community edition.Categories:ConferencesEvents & Exhibitslast_img

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