Indiana

Dyslexia Legislation

Has Legislation?Yes

HB1108 and PL105

This law defines dyslexia, states that education service centers may offer training programs on screening for dyslexia and intervention, and that teacher education programs shall include content that prepares candidates to recognize dyslexia.

Screening

Required?No

Indiana does not have dyslexia screening legislation.

Pre-service

Required?Yes

"A teacher preparation program shall include content within the curriculum that prepares teacher candidates to recognize that a student who is not progressing at a normal rate related to reading may need to be referred to the school's multidisciplinary team to determine the student's special learning needs, including learning needs related to dyslexia."

In-service

Required?No

Indiana does not have in-service legislation related to dyslexia.

Intervention

Required?No

Indiana does not require dyslexia intervention.

Resources

Decoding Dyslexia Indiana

International Dyslexia Association Indiana

Last modified: 
10/09/2017 - 11:03am