See us in action! Monthly parent talks are held, but no photos will be posted for privacy.
October 2020 - Dreaming Dyslexics
February 2020 - Advocacy Workshop: Advocating With Effective Communication
Attendees were able to hear from Susan Einspar, PACER Attorney and parent advocate, Heather Charmoil, discussed Crucial Conversations, Mary Cecconi from Parents United and a panel of DDMN board members for Q&A.
October 2019 - Fall Advocacy Workshop
Parents and Educators gathered to hear talks from Amy Goetz, Special Education Attorney, Dr. Amy Schulting and Vicki Weinberg from MDE, and an Expert Panel.
August 2019 - North Arm Jam Fundraiser
August 2019 - Decoding Dyslexia National Conference in MN
May 2019 - We started monthly Parent Talks - Due to privacy reasons, we are not posting photos.
April 2019 - IDA Upper Midwest Branch Conference - DDMN Board of Directors hosted a panel discussion at the conference
February 2019 Dyslexia Rally Day at the MN Capitol
What is Rally? Check it out: Join the Movement
Youtube video - Students at Rally
Families gathered at the MN Capitol
Senator Chamberlain Senator Anderson with constituents Senator Hoffman and student
Students addressing the crowd from the podium
Sen. Chamberlain and DDMN; Students with Rep. Klevorn; Students with Rep. Acomb
January 2019 Parent Advocacy Workshop - Parents learned more about how to advocate for their children and for other children with dyslexia.
January 2019 Evidence-based reading instruction hearing in the Senate Education K-12 Finance & Policy Committee
2018 Microsoft Assistive Technology (AT) Event:
Families at the Microsoft Mall of America store
Families came to learn more about Microsoft's AT options
2017 Legislative Session and Events:
DDMN constituents with Sen. Roger Chamberlain
Families gathered on the steps in support of dyslexia.
Ready to testify (Senate Education Committee Hearing)
DDMN volunteers meeting with Sen. Cwodzinski
Taking a bill to The Hopper
DDMN volunteers with Sen. Hawj
Taking a break to admire the Rotunda
Sen. Wiger signing on to dyslexia bill
Senator Nelson posing with a student advocate
Students advocating for dyslexia awareness
Sen. Cwodzinski and Lyn
Rep. Nornes signed on to our bill
DDMN volunteers with Sen. Wiger
Rep. McDonald signs on to dyslexia bill
DDMN with Sen. Torres Ray
Rep. Runbeck signs on with her constituents looking on
DDMN President Rachel with Sen. Chamberlain
DDMN, Sen. Chamberlain, Sen. Nelson, and MDE at The Reading Center in Rochester
Families networking at our Ninja Warrior event