“Rethinking Dyslexia” Film To Be Screened At John Jay Middle School

LEWISBORO, N.Y. – The Katonah-Lewisboro Special Education PTA (SEPTA) will sponsor the screening of “The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia,” a documentary concerning the origins of the condition, misconceptions about it, and ways to overcome it.

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The film, directed by James Redford, also highlights the work of Drs. Sally and Bennett Shaywitz, co-founders and co-directors of the Yale Center of Dyslexia and Creativity. It was originally shown on HBO.

The film will be followed by a discussion, featuring a panel of the school district’s own Wilson-Certified teachers.

The screening will take place on Monday, May 6, from 7 to 9:30 p.m., at the John Jay Middle School Theater, 40 North Salem Road (Route 121), Cross River. For more information, go to the website. RSVP online at

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