Maryland

Dyslexia Legislation

Has Legislation?Yes

Maryland HB278 and HB 1264

These bills establish committees to study dyslexia education in Maryland, and to develop plans of action.

Screening

Required?No

Maryland does not have dyslexia screening legislation.

Pre-service

Required?No

Maryland does not have pre-service legislation related to dyslexia.

In-service

Required?No

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

Intervention

Required?No

Maryland does not require dyslexia intervention.

The state provides Local Priority Flexibility Funds to each local school system to apply to locally driven student performance work. Several local school systems have used these funds to support the training of teachers and to create a trainer of trainer model for structured literacy. 

Resources

Maryland Dyslexia Task Force Report

Maryland Department of Education Technical Assistance Bulletin

Decoding Dyslexia Maryland

International Dyslexia Association Maryland

Last modified: 
10/09/2017 - 11:06am