How to Respond When a School District Claims It Cannot Test for Dyslexia

June 2020 The MLO Minute: By Heather Hulse, J.D., M.S., M.A. Many school districts and charter schools misunderstand Dyslexia or the possibility of Dyslexia, and how it relates to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (“IDEA”).  Parents of students who are demonstrating signs of possible Dyslexia are frequently advised by their child’s school that it…