Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and the New CA Dyslexia Bill: Implications for the SLP *

Presented by Sean Green, M.S., CCC-SLP and Jane Krider, M.S., CCC-SLP

This presentation will provide participants with an explanation of the ESSA Act and its focus on early intervention and literacy. In addition, participants will learn about the New CA Dyslexia Bill: definition of dyslexia & its relationship to language, ASHA position on literacy and the roles of the collaboration team members. This will provide assessment and treatment approaches.