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Wilson Literacy Specialists and Trainers singing at annual Trainer meeting in July 2017

Welcome 2018!

A look back at 2017 highlights as the New Year begins.

Wilson Literacy Specialist coaches and mentors educators who participate in New York City's Middle School Quality Initiative

NYC Middle School Quality Initiative

Now in its seventh year, NYC's MSQI continues to advance district's literacy goals.

Natalie Reyes, Interventionist with the Ysleta Independent School District, a Wilson Dyslexia Therapist and Level 2 Fundations Facilitator, leads students in Block 3 of a WRS lesson.

Texas District Enters Second Decade of Defying Dyslexia

Ysleta Independent School District, El Paso, TX

Marianna Wells celebrating completion of her master's degree with Joseph and Sharon Hehn, who were among her high school teachers and mentors.

Marianna’s Mentors

First-year special education teacher grateful to those who inspired her journey.

Britton with his tutor, Wilson Credentialed Trainer Mollie Bolton, following his completion of the WRS program.

Inspiring Peers & Educators

Missouri Honor Roll student shares his experience overcoming dyslexia.

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Fall 2017 Decoder

View our newsletter profiling school and district-wide literacy initiatives, student success stories, and the latest scoop on all things Wilson.

Barbara Wilson speaks with attendees during Parent Night.

2017 Parent Night

Dyslexia Awareness Month event focuses on assistive technology to supplement learning.

Nicole DeBassio and her daughter, Ali, dressed up as the vowels “a” and “o.”

YMCA Book Club Boosts Summer Literacy

Summer camp enhances students’ reading skills with Wilson lessons.


2017 Trainer Meeting Recap

Wilson Credentialed Trainers from throughout the U.S. gather for 18th annual meeting.

Churchill Student Reading

Dreams Fulfilled

The Churchill Center & School is entering its 40th year of innovative learning disability education.

New Jersey special educator Maggie Reilley is the first graduate of Fitchburg State University’s new M.Ed. in Special Education: Guided Studies – Dyslexia Specialist program.

First Dyslexia Specialist Graduate

Fitchburg State University and Wilson Language Training congratulate the first graduate of the new M.Ed. Special Education - Dyslexia Specialist program.

Author Alby Lee Lewis with daughter Dr. Jaclyn Murawska during a book signing and dyslexia presentation at Saint Xavier University in Chicago.

Starting a New Chapter

Retiree learns to read, writes memoir about overcoming dyslexia.

Cursive handwriting practice

Cursive Redux

Cursive instruction is making a comeback in the nation’s public schools.

Ainsley celebrated with her tutor, Wilson Dyslexia Practitioner Christine Fagan, when she completed the Wilson Reading System in sixth grade.

Teen Advocate

Virginia student's literacy challenge becomes dyslexia awareness platform.

Memorable Moments in the Classroom

In Appreciation of Teachers

A career in teaching creates memories that last a lifetime.