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3.23.23 | 6:00pm - 7:30pm
“Roberts Academy: Empowering Kids with Dyslexia”
6-7:30 p.m. March 23
Presidents Dining Room, University Center
Mercer University, Macon
The new Roberts Academy at Mercer University will prepare students with dyslexia to achieve academic success. Expected to open in fall 2024, Roberts Academy initially will serve as many as 90 students in second through fifth grades. You’re invited to learn more about this unique opportunity for Middle Georgia children. This event is free and open to the public.
Dr. Thomas Koballa, dean, Tift College of Education
Introduction of founding head of school
Joy Wood, head of school, Roberts Academy
Purpose and promise for Middle Georgia
Dr. Kevin Williams, assistant professor of leadership studies, College of Professional Advancement
A Little Help Along My Way: My Personal Story of Thriving While Living with Dyslexia
Dr. Paul Cohen, licensed psychologist
Psychological evaluations and dyslexia identification