IDA National is Celebrating its 75th year!   As the International Dyslexia Association (IDA) celebrates its 75th year, we remain steadfastly dedicated to tackling the defining and most consequential challenge […]

IDA National is Celebrating its 75th year!

Fact Sheets IDA fact sheets are convenient, professionally reviewed materials designed to improve understanding and support advocacy initiatives. Fact sheets are frequently used to enrich and supplement IEP meetings, school […]


IDA Oregon Student Empowerment Panel – Recommended Tech Sheet!     IDA Oregon is here to provide free, educational resources to families, teachers, and more.  For additional Dyslexia Tech Tips…visit our […]

Assistive Technology Tech Sheet

It is with great sadness that the International Dyslexia Association – Oregon Branch (ORBIDA) shares the news of the passing of our colleague, friend, and past president, Judy Wright on […]

Thank You Judy

“Sandy and Mike were both in their fifties when they decided to give reading one last chance” Video – It’s Never Too Late. In 2018, Dr. Pamela Mears created a […]

It’s Never Too Late

YOUR GUIDE TO DYSLEXIA – Introduction to Dyslexia Resources in Spanish and English The International Dyslexia Association Oregon Branch has curated a library of text-rich English and Spanish resources. These […]


Professional Dyslexia Network – Join Us! Hosted by IDA-Oregon A live monthly chat space for adults living with dyslexia to connect, learn from each other, and share resources. For Individuals […]


TEACHlexia- A NEW monthly Educator Network   A live Zoom monthly chat space for educators to connect, learn from each other, and share resources to help support an inclusive classroom.  […]

Join TEACHlexia – a NEW Educator Network!

  The Right to Read inquiry report highlights how learning to read is not a privilege but a basic and essential human right. The report includes 157 recommendations to the […]

Right To Read

We are proud to reflect on a successful year and present to you the 2021 Annual Report for the International Dyslexia Association – Oregon Branch. Educate, Advocate and Inspire!

2021 Annual Report

Grab a copy of Running the Distance from the International Dyslexia Association bookstore.  All profits from book sales are 100% donated to IDA.  Keep paying it forward! Jared Blank was […]

Purchase Running the Distance Book!

  Running the Distance Audiobook now Available! The IDA – Oregon Branch is pleased to announce that Running the Distance is now available as an audiobook on both Google Play, […]

Running the Distance Audio Book now Available!

Help the IDA Oregon Branch Student Empowerment Group launch the “You Are Not Alone“ campaign! Post a picture on Instagram or Facebook and incorporate the words ”You Are Not Alone!” […]

You Are Not Alone

Thank you Scanning Pens for your collaboration and your involvement in our community.  Together we are making a difference! #SucceedWithDyslexia Check out this video that highlights our growing community around […]

Local Video – “It Takes a Community”

View our local Service Provider Referral List – Click Here IDA members include experts who offer a variety of services. These services include assessment, legal assistance, advocacy, speech-language therapy, academic language therapy, […]

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Documentary – It’s Never Too Late. In 2018, Dr. Pamela Mears created a short documentary, It’s Never Too Late, which shares the heartfelt story of two adults that learned to […]

It’s Never Too Late!

  The law: requires the Oregon Department of Education (ODE) to designate a Dyslexia Specialist to provide school districts with support and resources to assist students with dyslexia and their […]

Oregon Dyslexia Legislation Update 2019 Video