Dyslexia LegislationHas Legislation?Yes
RCW 28A.300.530 creates a dyslexia pilot program, a dyslexia resource guide, and a dyslexia training program.
Washington does not have dyslexia screening legislation.
Universal screening is recomended in the state handbook.
Washington does not have pre-service legislation related to dyslexia.
Washington does not have in-service legislation related to dyslexia.
However, a dyslexia pilot program was created, with a goal to develop an educator training program to enhance the reading, writing, and spelling skills of students with dyslexia. The training program must provide research-based, multisensory literacy intervention professional development in the areas of dyslexia and intervention implementation.
Washington does not require dyslexia intervention.