IDA’s Annual International Conference is the premier professional development conference dedicated to reading, literacy and learning. The conference brings in experts from all over the world to educate attendees on the latest research, remediation, and more. The Reading, Literacy and Learning Conference includes both the Annual Conference for Professionals and Annual Conference for Families. Both conferences are attended by some 2,000 teachers, educators, and administrators, reading specialists, researchers, university faculty, psychologists, physicians, tutor, and parents. The four day conference includes four general sessions with keynote speakers, full- and half-day symposia, more than 100 sessions, poster presentations and more on Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Response to Intervention, Literacy, Critical Reading, Vocabulary, Spelling, Language Disorders and much more! Beyond the session room, this conference offers an incredible exhibit hall, school visits to area specialty schools, social events, networking opportunities, and more.
IDA’s Annual International Conference is attended by more than 2,000 teachers, educators, administrators, reading specialists, researchers, university faculty, psychologists, physicians, speech language pathologists and tutors and is considered the premier professional development conference dedicated to reading, literacy and learning. Professionals from around the globe will share evidence-based research and teaching methods with the educators who implement those best-practices in the classroom.
Our conference assures your access to a highly qualified gateway of key decision makers delivering dyslexia and learning disability solutions in thousands of school systems and tutoring environments - the very individuals who purchase and recommend the purchase of textbooks, assessment and evaluation tools, assistive technology equipment and software and multimedia educational materials.
About the IDA:
Today IDA membership exceeds 10,000 teachers, other professionals, individuals with dyslexia, and parents. We have 42 branches in the U.S. and Canada and 24 Global Partners across the globe. Our annual international conference has grown to an exciting meeting of several thousand diverse participants from all corners of the globe. The mission of IDA continues to be the same as the mission embraced by the early Orton Society pioneers - seeking to study and treat dyslexia for the benefit of those with dyslexia and their families.