On September 18, 2014, there was an historic congressional
hearing in Washington, DC, on the science of dyslexia.
To watch this historic hearing, go to:
and click on the webcast on the right of the site.
The opening statement was given by Lamar Smith (R-Texas),
Chariman of the Committee of Science, Space, and Technology.
Hon. Bill Cassidy, Member, US House of Representatives
Hon. Julia Brownley, Member, US House of Representatives
Dr. Sally Shaywitz, Audrey G. Ratner Professor in Learning
Development, Yale University School of Medicine and Co-Direction,
Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity, Yale University
Mr. Max Brooks, Author and Screenwriter
Ms. Stacy Antie, Parent and Advocate
Dr. Peter Eden, President, Landmark College
Dr. Guinevere Eden, Director, Center for the Study of Learning
(CSL) and Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Georgetown
University Medical Center