Schedule a Speaker

To schedule a speaker, film or event, please contact HBIDA at HoustonBIDA@gmail.com or
call 832-282-7154 and someone will get back with you.

Schedule a Film

The Film Committee of Houston IDA

PURPOSE:  To promote awareness of dyslexia through the film ‘The Big Picture:  Rethinking Dyslexia’ – A film by James Redford, Director

 

AUDIENCE:  Public and private schools, administrators, teachers, parents, students,  Houston community and surrounding areas; professionals in the fields of speech and language, psychologists, psychiatrists, and diagnosticians; business and community leaders, colleges and universities – anyone who seeks knowledge about dyslexia and other language-based learning differences.

 

VENUES:  School auditoriums, community centers, churches, synagogues

 

LENGTH OF FILM:  52 minutes

 

DESCRIPTION OF FILM: The Big Picture:  Rethinking Dyslexia provides accounts of the dyslexic experience from children, experts and iconic leaders at the top of their fields to help us understand that dyslexia – a persistent problem with learning to read – can be as great a gift as it sometimes is an obstacle.

 

LENGTH OF PRESENTATION, INCLUDING THE FILM:  2 hours

 

DESCRIPTION OF FILM COMMITTEE PRESENTATION:

  1. Film Committee members are a committee from The Houston Branch of The International Dyslexia Association;
  2. In addition to the Film Committee, a panel of experts follow the presentation of the film; a panel of 3 – 5 experts may include a speech and language pathologist, a psychologist, a diagnostician, and an educator. The panelists field questions from the audience.
  3. Each attendee is provided the Resource Directory, a publication of the Houston Branch of IDA.

TO SCHEDULE A PRESENTATION BY THE FILM COMMITTEE, VISIT THE WEBSITE OF HBIDA (www.hbida.org/events).  A member of the Film Committee will respond to the request.

 

Schedule an Event

TBA