Courtesy of The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia website
Monday, October 20th from 7 to 9 p.m.
Darien Library and SEPAC (Special Education Parent Advisory Board) are co-sponsoring a viewing of The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia, an official selection of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival. Parents, along with middle school children and older, are invited to attend.
The hour-long film will be followed by a panel discussion including individuals featured in the film: Sally E. Shaywitz, MD, the Audrey G. Ratner Professor in Learning Development and Bennett A. Shaywitz, MD, the Charles and Helen Schwab Professor in Dyslexia and Learning Development, both at the Yale University School of Medicine and Co-Directors of the Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity, the Lucas family, and district administration.
Register for the October 20th program. In the Louise Parker Berry Community Room.
There will be two additional showings (film only): a parent preview on Friday, October 17 at 9:30 a.m., and a family viewing on Saturday, October 25 at 3 p.m. These viewings are drop-in.