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

Due to the catastrophic flooding in the Midlands and Lowcountry, the SCBIDA Fall Conference on October 24 in Columbia has been postponed. If you have already registered, we will be refunding your registration within the next 7 days. We hope to reschedule in the early spring. Please have the people of SC, and some of our board members, who have been directly and/or indirectly affected in these areas in your thoughts and prayers.

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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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