Westerman, experts examine dyslexia
Several hundred visitors learned from experts about dyslexia Monday during an event hosted by U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-District 4.
The Congressional Dyslexia Forum, "A Practical Guide for Implementing Dyslexia Intervention," was held in conjunction with the Arkansas Department of Education Dyslexia Conference at the Hot Springs Convention Center. More than 700 Arkansas educators attended the conference on Monday and Tuesday.
Westerman hosted the forum Monday evening in Horner Hall. He was joined by top dyslexia experts and advocates for more efficient implementation of intervention methods.