Welcome to 2017 Strategies for Struggling Learners

Applicable for All Learners

A conference promoting greater understanding of
Literacy and Learning issues for parents, teachers, and other educators

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Saturday, May 6, 2017

at the Embassy Suites Hotel
900 East Birch Street, Brea, CA 92821

Special Thanks

We wish to thank our generous sponsors for this conference:
The Jeannette C. McIntyre & Frederick Lask McIntyre Trust Fund
The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

So CA Tri-Counties Branch

The So CA Tri-Counties Branch of the International Dyslexia Association endeavors to bring researchers and relevant literacy topics to the public and to share information regarding literacy, including dyslexia, via media, personal contact, and events focused on literacy


7:30-8:30 am

Registration, Exhibits, Breakfast. Exhibit Hall opens. (Open from 7:30 am-3 pm)

10:30 - 11:00 am  Break
12:15 - 1:00 pm Lunch
4:45 - 5:00 pm Raffle / Auction

Exhibit Hall Visits
End of Day includes Raffle & Silent Auction Winners

3:00 - 4:30 pm Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions

Peg Dawson – Smart but Scattered: Helping Children Improve Executive Skills to Achieve School Success

Virginia Taylor – Safe Schools for Dyslexics: How Do You Find Them? How Do You Make Them?

4:30 - 4:45 pm

Legislative Update
Judy Reising

Conference Fees & Online Registration

Register Online

Online registration closes *May 2, 2017* at 11:55 pm

Mail In Form

Click here for the form.
Mail In your registration, you must make sure that it is received by the dated listed for either Early Bird or Regular Registration.

Onsite Registration

Onsite Registration
door opens at 7:30 am
Saturday, May 6, 2017



* April 21, 2017 at 11:30 pm *

Normal Early Bird Registration $135
IDA Members $90
Student IDA members $65
Other Students $75

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Scholarships Available

More Details

Exhibitor Info: Information Form / Sign Up

Sponsorships: Sponsorship Levels Form

UCR Units: UCR units, cost $70

ASHA CEUs available : Form Available at Conference Desk
ASHA CEUs are awarded to those that meet eligibility criteria by the ASHA CE Registry
upon receipt of the CEU Participant Form
from the ASHA Approved CE Provider.

This course is offered for 0.65 CEUs (intermediate level, Professional area).

Disclosure: Financial – Peg Dawson receives honoraria from TCB and royalties from Guilford Press. Nonfinancial – No relevant relationships to disclose.
Disclosure: Financial – Virginia Taylor has no relevant relationships to disclose. Nonfinancial 
– No relevant relationships to disclose.
Disclosure: Financial – Judy Reising has no relevant relationships to disclose. Nonfinancial 
– No relevant relationships to disclose. 

Book Purchase

Peg Dawson’s books will be available for sale in the Exhibit Hall

Leadership Award

Nomination for Leadership Award

Who is eligible?
• Curriculum directors
• Principals
• Special Education Directors
• Superintendents
• Program Specialists

Click here for award form and instructions

Available Sleep Rooms

The Embassy Suites Hotel
The Embassy Suites Hotel will have sleep rooms available for our group
King Standard $149 (normal $179)
Deluxe Queen $179 (normal $209)
You may call Embassy Suites at 714-990-6000 and ask for the room rate for the So CA Tri-Counties Branch conference.
 Or, you may use our personalized webpage
until April 7, 2017.
After that date, they will give you $10 off the best available rate. However, feel free to ask for the conference rate, just in case.