Dyslexic Edge 2019

Agenda

Saturday, March 23, 2019

SESSION 1

  • Lime Connect

  • Trends in STEM Education - Qualcomm Labs, Dr. James A. (Jim) Egenrieder

  • Evaluating for Dyslexia - Mindwell, Dr. Rachna Varia

  • Your Dyslexic Students Have Superpowers - Gibby Booth

 SESSION 2

  • Assistive Technology - Emily Miller 

  • Dyslexic Edge - Talents for the Workplace of Tomorrow - Tom West

  • Educate the Educator on How to Value the Strengths of Children with Dyslexia - Mary Stowe

  • The 4 Superpowers of Math: Empowering Students with Dyslexia - Marilyn Zecher

 SESSION 3

  • Dyslexic Youth Panel  - Catherine Reed

  • Teaching Hands On STEM - SciGirls, Laahiri Chalasani

  • Dyslexia Simulation

  • Minding the Gap: Strategies for Supporting Older Students in Math - Marilyn Zecher

 LUNCH

  • Designing the Workforce of the Future - Deanna Doan, Eleccion

Sponsors

  • OG Systems

  • Perspecta

  • Eleccion

Exhibitors

  • Academic Language Therapy Association (ALTA)

  • Children’s Science Center

  • Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

  • Decoding Dyslexia Virginia

  • Donna Owens Photography

  • Dyslexia is Our Superpower Podcast

  • Dyslexia pqbd

  • George Mason University College of Science

  • Mindwell Psychology

  • National Center on Improving Literacy

  • OG Systems

  • SheSoft

  • Sliding Doors

  • US Geospatial Intelligence Foundation