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Volume 2013, No. 2 (4608K)
August 2013

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message
  • Board Member Meyerowitz
  • Oregon Public Schools
  • 38th ORBIDA Conference Recap
  • ORBIDA Student Panel
  • Decoding Dyslexia Oregon
  • Parent Workshop Bend
  • Spanish Articles on Dyslexia
  • Student View
  • Questions
  • Advertising Opportunities

Volume 2013, No. 1 (4724K)
January 2013

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • Presidents Corner
  • Introduction of New Editors
  • Family Fun Day
  • Cherida Collins Smith Scholarship
  • Summer Read-a-Thon
  • Making Math Real
  • Esperanza Spanish Multisensory Program
  • 2012-2013 ORBIDA Lecture Series Schedule
  • Student View

Volume 2011, No. 4 (45202K)
November 2011
15 pages, 45 MB, graphics-intensive, may take a few minutes to open.


Volume 2011, No. 3 (15850K)
August 2011

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • Officers and directors
  • Information & Referral appeal for service providers
  • IDA’s parent membership initiative
  • Book snapshot: “Subtypes of Dyslexia”
  • New and renewing members
  • 2011-2012 Lecture Series
  • High Five! – Kim Hansen
  • Save these dates
  • ORBIDA 37th Annual Conference – Executive Functions
  • Dr. Eric Q. Tridas
  • Family Fun Day
  • Art Contest application
  • IDA 62nd Annual Conference – Chicago
  • Cherida Collins Smith scholarship application
  • General support opportunities
  • Newsletter ad rates
  • ORBIDA change of address

Volume 2011, No. 3 (2652K)
August 2011

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • Officers and directors
  • Information & Referral appeal for service providers
  • IDA’s parent membership initiative
  • Book snapshot: “Subtypes of Dyslexia”
  • New and renewing members
  • 2011-2012 Lecture Series
  • High Five! – Kim Hansen
  • Save these dates
  • ORBIDA 37th Annual Conference – Executive Functions
  • Dr. Eric Q. Tridas
  • Family Fun Day
  • Art Contest application
  • IDA 62nd Annual Conference – Chicago
  • Cherida Collins Smith scholarship application
  • General support opportunities
  • Newsletter ad rates
  • ORBIDA change of address

Volume 2011, No. 2 (4951K)
May 2011

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message
  • Directors & Officers
  • Wright Scholarship
  • Book Snapshot: Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother
  • New & Renewing members
  • Lecture Series
  • OSPA Annual Conference
  • Park Academy’s “Walk in the Park”
  • 2011 Holloway Award to Dorothy Blosser Whitehead
  • 36th Annual Conference – Louisa Moats
  • Befriending Dyslexia
  • Webinar: Framing Your Thoughts
  • 2011 Chicago Conference
  • ORBIDA Scholarships to Chicago
  • Save These Dates
  • ORBIDA Address Has Changed
  • Seeking Resources
  • ORBIDA Scholarship Winners

Volume 2011, No. 1 (11793K)
February 2011

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Letter
  • Book Snapshot – “The Glamour of Grammar”
  • New and renewing members
  • ORBIDA Lecture Series
  • Save these dates
  • IDA Moving Forward
  • 2011 Board Members
  • Training teachers in Washington State
  • Calling all tutors and diagnosticians
  • 36th Annual ORBIDA Conference – Louisa Moats
  • Letters from scholarship recipients to Phoenix

Volume 2011, No. 1 (2845K)
February 2011

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Letter
  • Book Snapshot – “The Glamour of Grammar”
  • New and renewing members
  • ORBIDA Lecture Series
  • Save these dates
  • IDA Moving Forward
  • 2011 Board Members
  • Training teachers in Washington State
  • Calling all tutors and diagnosticians
  • 36th Annual ORBIDA Conference – Louisa Moats
  • Letters from scholarship recipients to Phoenix

Volume 2010, No. 4 (27033K)
November 2010

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • ORBIDA Directors
  • Book snapshot – “Downwrite Funny”
  • Adult LD support group
  • Welcome new and renewing members
  • ORBIDA Lecture Series
  • ORBIDA Family Fun Day
  • Art Contest winners
  • People’s Choice Award winners
  • The Season Electric 2010
  • ORBIDA Annual Conference – Dr. Louisa Moats
  • Conference Schedule
  • Conference Registration Fee Schedule
  • Dyslexia Dash – Phoenix 2010
  • IDA Conference – Phoenix 2010
  • Scholarship Award winners
  • General support opportunities
  • Timberlines advertising rates

Volume 2010, No. 4 (3785K)
November 2010

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • ORBIDA Directors
  • Book snapshot – “Downwrite Funny”
  • Adult LD support group
  • Welcome new and renewing members
  • ORBIDA Lecture Series
  • ORBIDA Family Fun Day
  • Art Contest winners
  • People’s Choice Award winners
  • The Season Electric 2010
  • ORBIDA Annual Conference – Dr. Louisa Moats
  • Conference Schedule
  • Conference Registration Fee Schedule
  • Dyslexia Dash – Phoenix 2010
  • IDA Conference – Phoenix 2010
  • Scholarship Award winners
  • General support opportunities
  • Timberlines advertising rates

Volume 2010, No. 3 (13067K)
August 2010

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message
  • Board of Directors
  • Book Snapshot: “Smart but Scattered”
  • New and Renewed Members
  • Lecture Series: The Intel Reader
  • Lecture Series Schedule for 2010-2011
  • Art by Ethan Horner
  • ORBIDA’s first Family Fun Day
  • Technology Updates
  • Announcing an adult support group
  • ORBIDA’s 36th Annual Conference – Louisa Moats!
  • ORBIDA’s scholarship information for the IDA Phoenix conference
  • Henry Winkler Came to Town
  • Calling all Volunteers
  • Calling all Artists, K-12
  • IDA’s 2010 Dyslexia Dash
  • IDA’s “Perspectives on Language and Literacy”
  • General support opportunities
  • TimberLines ad rate sheet

Volume 2010, No. 3 (2082K)
August 2010
Lo-Resolution Version


Volume 2010, No. 2 (50076K)
May 2010

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • ORBIDA directory & disclaimer
  • Lecture Series (new additional lecture added!)
  • ADHD update
  • ABC’s of special education law
  • Interpreting test results
  • Appeal for volunteers
  • Branch Council quilt and ORBIDA square
  • ORBIDA on Facebook
  • A Dynamic Day with Anita Archer: our 35th annual conference
  • Announcing our 36th annual conference — A Day with Louisa Moats: Phonology and Learning to Read and Spell
  • Application for scholarship to IDA’s 61st annual conference in Phoenix, AZ
  • Application qualifications and history
  • Political update – Sen. Don Benton
  • Technology Tips: Dragon Dictation, ORBIDA’s Camera Project, 2010 Dyslexia Dash
  • 25 Top Tips for Handling Homework
  • Parents Forum – Donna Root
  • National Dyslexia Awareness Month coming in October — ORBIDA Family Fun Day!
  • Keys to success at school and at work — An Introduction to Executive Functioning Skills – Marydee Sklar
  • At the Movies: Like Stars on Earth
  • General Support Opportunities
  • Timberlines ad rates for 2010

Volume 2010, No. 2 (2670K)
May 2010

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • ORBIDA directory & disclaimer
  • Lecture Series (new additional lecture added!)
  • ADHD update
  • ABC’s of special education law
  • Interpreting test results
  • Appeal for volunteers
  • Branch Council quilt and ORBIDA square
  • ORBIDA on Facebook
  • A Dynamic Day with Anita Archer: our 35th annual conference
  • Announcing our 36th annual conference — A Day with Louisa Moats: Phonology and Learning to Read and Spell
  • Application for scholarship to IDA’s 61st annual conference in Phoenix, AZ
  • Application qualifications and history
  • Political update – Sen. Don Benton
  • Technology Tips: Dragon Dictation, ORBIDA’s Camera Project, 2010 Dyslexia Dash
  • 25 Top Tips for Handling Homework
  • Parents Forum – Donna Root
  • National Dyslexia Awareness Month coming in October — ORBIDA Family Fun Day!
  • Keys to success at school and at work — An Introduction to Executive Functioning Skills – Marydee Sklar
  • At the Movies: Like Stars on Earth
  • General Support Opportunities
  • Timberlines ad rates for 2010

Volume 2010, No. 1 (1443K)
February 2010
Low-Resolution Version


Volume 2010, No. 1 (9677K)
February 2010

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • ORBIDA directory
  • Book snapshot: “What Your Explosive Child is Trying to Tell You”
  • Lecture series
  • Spotlight on: Park Academy
  • Park Academy tour
  • 25 Fun Ways to Encourage Reading
  • Creativity and Dyslexia: A Symbiosis for Success
  • Meet our new ORBIDA board members
  • Coming soon: ORBIDA Facebook page and blog
  • 35th Annual Conference: A Day with Dr. Anita Archer
  • IDA’s 60th Annual Conference
  • 2009 Cherida Collins Smith Scholarships
  • Advances in Intervention
  • General support opportunities
  • TimberLines advertising – new lower rates

Volume 2009, No. 4 (7096K)
November 2009
Low-Resolution Version


Volume 2009, No. 4 (8484K)
November 2009
High-Resolution Version – 14 pages

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message
  • ORBIDA Directory
  • Book Snapshot – “Teaching Students with Dyslexia and Dysgraphia: Lessons from Teaching and Science”
  • Spotlight on Oregon Schools: Interview with Patrick Maguire, Thomas A. Edison High School
  • Thomas Edison Tour
  • ORBIDA Lecture Series
  • 25 Top Tips for Handling Homework
  • 35th Annual Conference – Dr. Anita Archer
  • Dyslexia Study: Probing the “lexinome” in hopes of a genetic test for reading disorders
  • General Support Opportunities
  • TimberLines Advertising

Volume 2009, No. 3 (12290K)
August 2009
Our first E-NEWSLETTER in GLORIOUS COLOR! High-Resolution — large file — may take an extended period to download!

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message – Judy Wright
  • ORBIDA Directory
  • Book Snapshot – “Learning Outside the Lines” – Marcia Hollander
  • New board member profiles – Katy Libke and Mary Jo Rutten
  • Adult Dual Diagnosis – Debra Brooks
  • Ameriprise funding opportunity
  • 2009-2010 Lecture Series
  • Read Naturally
  • Teachers’ Corner – Donna Root
  • 25 Fun Ways to Encourage Reading
  • 2010 Conference/Symposium Preview – A Day with Anita Archer!
  • IDA Conference – Walt Disney World Resort
  • Cherida Collins Smith International Conference Scholarships – A History – Gloria Davis
  • Cherida Collins Smith International Conference Scholarships – Guidelines
  • General support opportunities
  • TimberLines advertising

Volume 2009, No. 3 (7138K)
August 2009
Lower-Resolution Version — smaller file, faster download


Volume 2009, No. 2 (4214K)
May 2009
This issue was our final printed newsletter; future issues will be e-newsletters only, and in glorious color!

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message – Judy Wright
  • ORBIDA Directory
  • IDA membership application
  • 2010 ORBIDA Conference save-the-date – Anita Archer
  • TimberLines advertising
  • Washington Legislative Update – SB 6016 passed!! – Cheryl Anthony
  • Read Naturally
  • Spring Branch Council Highlights
  • 25 Top Tips for Handling Homework
  • Parents’ Forum – Celebrating Everyday Math Adventures – Donna Root
  • “bAd” – A film review that is anything but! – Debra Brooks
  • Book Snapshot – “The Reading Glitch” – Marcia Hollander

Volume 2009, No. 1 (2666K)
March 2009

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message – Judy Wright
  • ORBIDA Directory
  • General support opportunities
  • Book Snapshot – “The Secret Life of the Dyslexic Child” – Marcia Hollander
  • Legislative Update – SW Washington
  • 2008-2009 Lecture Series
  • Lecture Series Highlights – November – Chris Ryder, January – Ken Kosko
  • 25 Fun Ways to Encourage Reading
  • TimberLines advertising
  • About IDA: Mission, Purpose, Disclaimer
  • IDA membership application

Volume 2008, No. 4 (2663K)
November 2008

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message – Judy Wright
  • ORBIDA Directory
  • 2009 ORBIDA Conference schedule
  • IDA membership application
  • 2008-2009 Lecture Series schedule
  • Read Naturally
  • About IDA: Mission, Purpose, Disclaimer
  • Teachers’ Corner – Spell Chequer
  • 25 Top Tips for Handling Homework
  • Seattle Conference scholarship recipients
  • IDA presidential visit – Emerson Dickman
  • Book Snapshot – “The Organized Student: Teaching Children the Skills for Success in School and Beyond” – Marcia Hollander

Volume 2008, No. 3 (3751K)
August 2008

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s letter
  • Help wanted
  • ORBIDA annual conferences
  • IDA membership application
  • Lecture series
  • Teachers’ Corner
  • Book review – “It’s So Much Work to be Your Friend: Helping the Child with Learning Disabilities Find Social Success” – Marcia Hollander
  • “Why is my Child Struggling with Reading?” – Cheryl Anthony
  • Albertson’s Community Partners
  • IDA Seattle conference scholarships
  • Ameriprise Community Connections
  • 25 Fun Ways to Encourage Reading

Volume 2008, No. 2 (4527K)
May 2008

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s letter
  • Branch Council Achievement Award
  • Help wanted
  • ORBIDA annual conferences
  • IDA membership application
  • “IDA Membership – What Does it Do for Us?” – Meg Porch
  • Lecture series
  • 25 Top Tips for Handling Homework
  • “Adult Dyslexics in the Workplace” – Debra Brooks
  • Book review – “What Shamu Taught Me About Life, Love and Marriage – Educating by Enticing” – Marcia Hollander
  • New board members
  • Teachers’ corner
  • IDA Seattle conference scholarships
  • Parents’ forum
  • ORBIDA 2008 conference highlights

Volume 2008, No. 1 (2338K)
March 2008

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • New TimberLines editor
  • Upcoming ORBIDA conferences
  • Help Wanted – volunteer Intake Coordinator
  • Potential training opportunities
  • Lecture Series
  • IDA membership application
  • “Tale of Two Learners” by Carilyn Alarid
  • Donor Honor Roll
  • www.orbida.org statistics
  • 25 Fun Ways to Encourage Reading – Schwab Learning
  • 59th Annual IDA Conference – Seattle, WA
  • IDA conference scholarship information and application

Volume 2007, No. 4 (1765K)
December 2007

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • 2007-2008 lecture series
  • IDA membership application form
  • 2008 ORBIDA annual conference in Corvallis
  • Punctuation marks
  • 2008 ORBIDA conference scholarship application form
  • Dallas IDA conference
  • ORBIDA annual meeting and changes in Board of Directors
  • New and renewing membership acknowledgments
  • Clearing the Haze — feedback from parents

Volume 2007, No. 3 (1604K)
September 2007

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • Save-the-date for Dallas conference
  • Portland Reading Foundation garden tour
  • ORBIDA’s annual conferences
  • Portland Reading Foundation WORKS program
  • Application guidelines for IDA conference scholarship
  • Our Children’s Store update
  • Dallas conference scholarship application form
  • ORBIDA Lecture Series 2007-2008
  • ORBIDA conference update for 2008
  • IDA membership application form
  • ORBIDA conference scholarship application form
  • Board member profiles for Debra Brooks, Jennifer Jocz, and Gary Wright
  • IDA values
  • IDA core value
  • IDA purpose statement
  • ORBIDA mission statement

Volume 2007, No. 2 (2440K)
June 2007

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • Appeal for volunteers
  • ORBIDA summer reading workshop information and registration form
  • Save-the-date for the Dallas conference
  • 2007 conference feedback
  • IDA conference scholarships history
  • IDA conference scholarship application form and guidelines
  • In Their Own Words: “Coming Clean” by Debra Brooks
  • IDA membership application form
  • Profiles of board members: Cheryl Anthony, Steve Isaacson, and Donna Root
  • ORBIDA members, note of appreciation, membership statistics
  • IDA volunteer recognition letter from the President and the Executive Director

Volume 2007, No. 1 (2281K)
March 2007

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • Indianapolis scholarship recipients
  • Volunteer leaders needed
  • Summer Reading Workshop – info and application
  • IDA membership application
  • ABC’s of Reading To and With Your Child
  • Making Sense of the Alphabet Soup – a Glossary
  • Recognizing Chris Killmer
  • Indy conference scrapbook
  • IDA headquarters relocates to new building

Volume 2006, No. 4 (1216K)
December 2006

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s message
  • 2007 Conference
  • Top 10 Parent Tips for Helping Your Freshman Be Successful at College
  • Ask-It Basket
  • Benefits of Membership in IDA
  • What does IDA do for us?
  • 2007 Summer Reading Workshop
  • Oregon Branch Scholarship Application
  • Reversals Groups spring calendar
  • New leaders elected to ORBIDA board
  • Membership application

Volume 2006, No. 3 (3237K)
September 2006

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message
  • Membership Acknowledgments
  • Reversals fall schedule
  • In Their Own Words – “Hit The Wall” by Caitlin McConnel
  • Cherida Collins Smith Scholarship Application
  • “High Frequency Words, Dolch Words, and Sight Words – Differences Explained” by C. Wilson Anderson
  • Summer Reading Workshop
  • 2007 Annual ORBIDA Conference
  • Announcing “School Chat”
  • “College Test Boards Demanding More Documentation before Granting Accommodations” by Mary Gilroy
  • 57th Annual IDA Conference – Indianapolis
  • IDA Membership Application Form
  • “Go With Your Abilities, Not Your Disabilities” by Scott and Marti Anderson
  • The “Ask it Basket”, featuring Susan Hall
  • 5eatured 5ive Websites
  • Happenings in the ‘hood
  • Newsletter Publication and Advertising Schedule
  • E-Mail Communications Authorization
  • Announcing: “The Reading Glitch”
  • Celebrate National Dyslexia Awareness Month with ORBIDA at our Resource Fair
  • Portland Reading Foundation Fall Garden Tour
  • “Rev up Your Reading” by Cathy Wyrick
  • “Introduction to Personal Coaching” by Laurie Van-Si

Volume 2006, No. 2 (2344K)
June 2006

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message
  • Membership Acknowledgments
  • In Their Own Words – “Talk to Me Radio Man” by Debra Brooks
  • International Conference Scholarships by Gloria Zeal Davis
  • Cherida Collins Smith Scholarship Application
  • Summer Reading Workshop and Application
  • 31st Annual ORBIDA Conference
  • 57th Annual IDA Conference – Indianapolis
  • IDA Branch Council e-Bay Project
  • What Constitutes an “Informed” Teacher in Structured Language Education by Georgette Dickman
  • IDA Membership Application
  • The “Ask it Basket”
  • Definition of Dyslexia
  • First Person Singular – Reflections of a Fearless Leader by David Norse
  • ORBIDA By the Numbers
  • Happenings in the ‘hood
  • Newsletter Publication and Advertising Schedule
  • E-Mail Communications Authorization
  • Reversals Year-End Celebration by Aubrey Fong
  • Ideas for Summer Fun!
  • 5eatured 5ive Websites

Volume 2006, No. 1 (1593K)
March 2006

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

  • President’s Message
  • ORBIDA-OHSU Collaboration
  • Reversals Group Celebration
  • Donor Acknowledgments
  • In Their Own Words – “I Am What I Am” by Pegge Gee
  • 56th Annual IDA Conference – Denver
  • Cherida Collins Smith Scholarship Application
  • 57th Annual IDA Conference – Indianapolis

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