2023 BU Wheelock Forum (Day 2): Supporting Students with Reading Disabilities: Toward Equity and Access

8:30 am on Friday, March 31, 2023
3:30 pm on Friday, March 31, 2023

Join BU Wheelock College Education & Human Development for the 2023 BU Wheelock Forum: Supporting Students with Reading Disabilities: Toward Equity and Access. We will examine current trends in reading achievement for children with reading disabilities—including dyslexia—and explore why national reading assessment performance dipped during the COVID-19 pandemic.

All are welcome to join us for one or both days of the Forum. Select presentations will be live streamed and made available as recordings following the event.

Day 1: Thursday, March 30, 6–7:30 pm (ET)

“How Teaching Kids to Read Went So Wrong” keynote and panel discussion

Featuring Emily Hanford, Senior Correspondent & Producer, American Public Media

Day 2: Friday, March 31, 8:30 am–3:30 pm (ET)

A full day of dynamic speakers and panel discussions, including a keynote presentation by Tracy White Weeden, President & CEO, Neuhaus Education Center

Metcalf Trustee Center, 9th Floor

Visit our conference webpage for registration, a complete agenda, details about all our speakers, and more.