South Carolina Branch of the International Dyslexia Association!

Welcome to the South Carolina Branch of the International Dyslexia Association!

We are a local state organization charged with carrying out the mission and goals of IDA in the state of South Carolina.This organization exists to improve the lives of individuals with dyslexia through education, legislation and services.

The International Dyslexia Association is an international organization that concerns itself with the complex issues of dyslexia.

The purpose of the SCBIDA is to pursue and provide the most comprehensive range of information and services that address the full scope of dyslexia and related difficulties in learning to read and a way that creates hope, possibility, and partnership.

Please feel free to contact us if you have questions!

For further information, call us at (864) 256-1075.


News and Events

Understanding the 1 in 5


Tuesday, February 2, 2016 from 4:00 PM to 6:30 PM (EST) Columbia, SC

The free event, which includes dinner, will include a panel discussion with national and state experts to help parents understand and meet the needs of kids who have learning and attention issues such as dyslexia and ADHD. The event will include updates on major changes in federal education law as well as practical tips to help parents advocate for their child.

Reserve your seat now as availability is limited!

Saturday, February 27, 2016
at Sandhills School Columbia, SC

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The South Carolina Branch of the International Dyslexia Association is pleased to present a forum for information to benefit its constituents. It is IDA’s policy to not recommend or endorse any specific program, product, institution, company, or instructional material, noting that there are a number of such that present the critical components of instruction as defined by IDA’s Knowledge and Practice Standards for Teachers of Reading. Any program, product, institution, company, or instructional material carrying the IDA Accredited seal meets the IDA Standards.

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