October is Dyslexia Awareness Month! 

Fall is here and the weather is cooling! Join us in participating in multiple events this fall as we continue to build awareness and support those in need! If you can’t join us you can still get involved by purchasing swag from our store, making a donation, supporting us through everyday purchases with Amazon Smile, or even sharing our website with a friend! We appreciate your continued support.

Join the Dash!

October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. The International Dyslexia Association – Austin branch has joined IDA-Georgia and branches across the U.S. in a virtual Dyslexia Dash 5k Run/Walk. Proceeds from the event will be used to fund IDA – Austin local outreach Initiatives. The IDA – Austin Board is powered by 100% volunteer effort. We appreciate your support! Virtual race participants will run their own course and can post their times.  As soon as you register you can run the race.
The Dyslexia Dash website will be open to receiving posting times on October 2, 2022 and will remain open until October 22, 2022. Participants will have the option to post their times via the Dyslexia Dash website, using text message or sending an email.  Virtual race participants will receive their race t-shirt through the mail during the week of October 23. 
Join the Team!

Can’t join the Dash? You can still Participate! Please consider donating if you are unable to attend the race!

Donate Here!

Registration is now Open!

Multisensory Math: Foundation Skills for Early Elementary Students

A nationally certified Academic Language Therapist and former public-school classroom/demonstration teacher, Marilyn Zecher is a specialist in applying multisensory strategies to a variety of content areas. Her graduate-level Multisensory Math courses have been used as methods courses at the university level and she is a frequent speaker at national, international, and local conferences. Ms. Zecher specializes in evidence-based methods and interventions for all students but which are especially effective with students who have learning challenges.

Register Now!




Visit Our Store!

Bonfire Store


IDA Austin is excited to offer our newest fundraising campaign for FALL 2022! Proceeds from the fundraiser will help IDA fulfill its outreach and community missions. Thank you for your support!

Visit our Store Here!





Texas Book Festival!

It’s back!

The Texas Book Festival is back for the 27th Texas Book Festival Weekend! The 2022 Festival Weekend will take place on November 5–6, in downtown Austin at the State Capitol and surrounding streets.

The Festival Weekend is free and open to the public, with 250+ authors of the year’s best books. The full author lineup will be announced in September, and the schedule will be released in October.

No registration is required for the Festival! Just show up. Free parking is available in the State parking garages northeast of the Capitol. Book ticket author sessions that require advanced registration will be announced prior to the Festival Weekend.

Come see us at our booth!

Visit the Virtual Exhibitor Marketplace


IDA Austin | PO Box 92604 | Austin, Texas 78709

(512) 666-8190