Dyslexia Awareness Month

Spring Valley School spent the month of October dedicated to raising awareness for Dyslexia and ADHD. Check out our recap of events:


OCTOBER 10, 2019 -- At the State Board of Education Meeting, SVS third grader Luke Griffis raised a hand in recognition of October as Dyslexia Awareness Month! Alabama Superintendent Dr. Eric Mackey was also joined by Gladys Schaefer, IDA-AL President and Director of the Hettie Johnson Institute at Spring Valley, at the delivery of the Resolution.




OCTOBER 15, 2019 -- The Spring Valley family made great strides for Dyslexia awareness with a school-wide Wear Red Day! We also shared in a time of assembling goody bags for our special guests who joined us at Spring Valley for the IDA-AL Fall Reading Conference: Rise to the Challenge!


OCTOBER 18-19, 2019 -- The IDA-AL Fall Reading Conference: Rise to the Challenge -- For these two full days of professional development, SVS served as a space for collaboration and fellowship surrounding the topic of Dyslexia and how to support students as they rise to daily challenges in the classroom and beyond.