Just In Time For The
IDA 2021 Annual On-Demand

Conference Program Guide
The Program Guide Is Now Available!  

IDA is pleased to announce the release of the 2021 Annual Conference Program Guide.  Similar to the previously released program book, the Conference Program Guild holds the most up-to-date information on all of the newly released breakout sessions in the conference tracks including Research, Family and Community Engagement, Educational Leadership and Policy, Instructional Practices For Practitioners.

We invite you to explore the general session presentations, breakout sessions, presenters, award recipients and the ever-popular line up of Symposia!  We are excited to have some of the most distinguished professionals, researchers, and specialists in the field of dyslexia join us for this year’s conference.

Additionally, the Conference Program Guide has a new section covering the 2021 Virtual Exhibit Hall.  Browse the guide and explore the exhibit hall and the IDA 2021 Exhibitors!  

The On-Demand Program Now Available on IDA TV from anywhere! 

View and Download the Guide Here!


  Registration is Now Closed.



November 15, 2021 – January 17, 2022
Streaming on IDA TV
Engage From Anywhere 


Connecting a global network of researchers, educators, families and people with dyslexia…Until everyone can read.

Connecting a global network of researchers, educators, families and people with dyslexia…Until everyone can read.
The IDA Annual Reading, Literacy and Learning Virtual Conference is THE cannot miss event in the field of dyslexia!  Our Annual Conference is packed with education sessions tailored specifically for professionals, families, and those affected by dyslexia. These sessions along with our highly popular Award Lectures provide relevant and tangible take-aways for attendees. The IDA Virtual Exhibit Hall allows attendees to connect with vendors and service providers from coast to coast. 



On-Demand Registration Pricing: Valid until November 14, 2021

Virtual Conference Member On-demand Rate                  $379                  
Virtual Conference Non-Member On-demand Rate                 $479

Live Stream Only Conference On-demand Member Rate       $199
Live stream Only Conference On-demand Non-member Rate    $299 

DyslexiaCon21 Redefined
As an attendee, you will receive (based on your selected registration option):

  • Up to 12 Live General Sessions and Symposia
  •  50 Pre-recorded Session
  •  Poster Presentations
  •  Access to the Virtual Exhibit Hall
  •  Networking Opportunities
  •  Live Chats
  •  Signature Welcome bag
  •  Continuing Education Credits (based on session attendance and evaluation)
  •  Certificates of Attendances (based on session attendance and evaluation)

DyslexiaCon21 Key Dates
IDA Conference Livestream
October 21– 23, 2021
Up to 12 General Sessions & Symposia to run LIVE on IDA TV

Thu, Oct 21: 8 AM - 5 PM
Fri, Oct 22:   8 AM - 5 PM
Sat, Oct 23:  8 AM - 5 PM
(all times are eastern time and subject to change)

Virtual Exhibit Hall Dedicated Hours
Thu, Oct 21: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM and 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Fri, Oct 22:   2:30 PM -1:30 PM and 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Sat, Oct 23:  10:30 AM - 11:30 AM and 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
(all times are eastern time and subject to change)

Full Conference Available On Demand on IDA TV for 60 days
November 15, 2021 - January 17, 2022

VIP Virtual Exhibit Hall Networking Event
SAVE THE DATE - March 2022
(more details forthcoming)

Join us for DyslexiaCon21 as we are
"Envisioning A Future with Structured Literacy: Reading Instruction that Works"


Frequently Asked Questions & Helpful Links

We know you have questions!  And we want to address them!  Please follow the options listed below:

Conference Frequently Asked Questions

Please view and download the FAQs.
We have developed FAQs to help address the most common questions. 
Please view and download the FAQ HERE.

Conference Login Reminder
We hope that by now you have logged into www.idatv.org to locate the livestream program sessions and get familiar with the platform.  If not, we urge you to do so before the event.

Technical Assistance
If you need assistance, please know that we remain available.  Please email us at [email protected] for priority help. 
We want to eliminate any barriers to you gaining a dynamic learning experience.  Therefore, below are few important quick links that will continue to help you navigate this event.  Please read or view them thoroughly:

Navigating IDA TV- CLICK HERE - A quick video to guide you through access your Livestream sessions and chat.
Tune In Before You Login - CLICK HERE -  A quick guide to your most important inquiries.  Info include: system requirements, Presentation Handouts, CEU info, Exhibit Hall instructions and more!
Conference Program – CLICK HERE - The conference program allows you explore Livestream session times, codes, descriptions, presenter profiles and more!

Visit the IDA 2021 Virtual Exhibit Hall 
October 21-23, 2021
Open Daily 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM (EST)
Exhibit Hall Access- CLICK HERE

Exhibit Hall Login Instructions
•             Log In:  Click “Log In” Button (top right-hand corner)
•             Enter:   Click “You're In!” (under the login box) to create your account
                   OR Enter your email address and your access key (use “forgot access key” to reset key)
Exhibit Hall Tech Support: https://bit.ly/3AOqLwU

IDA Help Desk 
Please use our Help Desk System for questions NOT ADDRESSED above or in the FAQs.
If you have a specific question that was not addressed in the FAQs, feel free to submit a question or request in the IDA Help Desk System.  The Help Desk can be used for specific conference related questions and specific member related questions.  


This simple process will allow us to officially track your request, routed to the appropriate IDA staff member and provide a timely resolution. [Please note: IDA is experiencing higher than normal calls and emails.]  Please allow 3-5 days for a response.  Some requests may take longer. 

Please use this form to prioritize your request!
(Average Completion Time: 3 mins)

Be A Part of the IDA Community

The highly anticipated IDA 2021 conference will bring together over 3,000 Teachers, researchers, therapists, policymakers, parents, advocates, and anyone who is eager to learn more about dyslexia and other learning-based challenges. 

Engage with the IDA community!

Become A Member

Join IDA & Save On Registration

IDA Membership

Members enjoy many benefits including $100 discount off of the conference rate, networking opportunities, and getting the resources and access to the IDA community of experts you need to take action. Join us today! 

With memberships starting at $50/yr, joining IDA is a no-brainer!  You must join IDA first before registering for the conference to access your member discount.  Conference and new memberships cannot be purchased at the same time as your registration will not reflect the appropriate discount.  Join First!  Then enjoy all IDA member perks!

Important:  All individuals must be linked to their membership account or an organization’s membership to receive the discounted conference rate. Please sign in using your member login.  If you are a part of a member organization, please have your administrator add you to the organization's account.  If you have any problems linking to your organization’s account, contact [email protected] to be added.

If you see an incorrect price at checkout or a price that does not reflect your member discount, please do not pay and contact us before registering.  Refunds will not be issued.

Join now »

Looking For CEUs?


IDA Offers Continuing Education For the 2021 Annual Conference
The International Dyslexia Association is proud to offer continuing education credits at the Reading, Literacy & Learning Conference. Certificates of attendance will be available for each conference session.   

Participants can earn up to 20 clock hours for attending the 2021 Annual IDA Reading, Literacy & Learning Conference live sessions October 21-23, depending on sessions viewed.  Up to 60 clock hours are available for viewing the on-demand sessions (available beginning November 15), depending on sessions viewed.   Please contact your employer or agency prior to attending the conference to determine what is required for you to obtain credit hours.  Participants can obtain certificates of attendance for each session through test.com. Please see our Program Page for full details on CEUs.

You can earn CEUs by

Attending the LIVE Stream Conference and complete the evaluation and short quiz
Watch recorded session presentations and complete the evaluation and short quiz

Certificates of attendance will also be available for each session. 

Please see our Program Page for full details and requirements for CEUs.



Partner with IDA 
Become a Sponsor Today!

We recently restructured our Partnership Opportunities to match our new fully virtual conference experience!
I invite you to explore our new opportunities!

We can also design a custom sponsorship package to fit organization’s needs.
Contact Natasha Rennie at [email protected] for more information.


Head over to the partnership page for more details!