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Dyslexia Advocacy Action Group

Joined in February 2021

About Us

Dyslexia Advocacy's mission is to stop the misery and poverty created by illiteracy by advocating for science-based methodologies for teaching reading in public schools and prisons.

Did you know that 40% of the prison population is dyslexic? Furthermore, the majority of inmates (who do not have dyslexia) cannot read either?

Imagine going through life without knowing how to read directions? The label on your medicine bottle? The newspaper?

We advocate for students in crisis at their public schools, train teachers, and organize reading and writing tuition for prisoners, youths, and children.

Dyslexia Advocacy's mission is to stop the misery and poverty created by illiteracy by advocating for science-based methodologies for teaching reading in public schools and prisons.

Did you know that 40% of the prison population is…

Issue Areas Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Disability
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties

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