Dyslexia Handbook, Laws, & Rules
Dyslexia Handbook, 2018 Update
The Dyslexia Handbook, 2018 Update: Procedures Concerning Dyslexia and Related Disorders is the primary source of dyslexia school law in Texas, and contains guidelines for dyslexia and related disorders, including screening, evaluation, identification, and instruction. Chapters 1-5 have also been adopted as a Figure in the Texas Administrative Code.
Dyslexia laws can also be found in the following sources:
- Texas Education Code (TEC)
- Texas Administrative Code (TAC)
- Texas Occupations Code
- Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
- Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Section 504, as amended in 2008
While the Dyslexia Handbook, 2018 Update is available free of charge using the above link, bound copies may be purchased by contacting the ESC Region 20 Xerox Copy Center.
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