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"Dinan's background coupled with her public school experience helped us smoothly navigate the IEP process. We were always prepared for our school meetings."
— Danielle B., Parent of Fifth Grader, Cohasset, MA

About Dinan Messiqua 

A specialist in the field of literacy and special education with over 20 years’ experience, Dinan Messiqua has worked extensively with parents, teachers and educators in both private and public schools.  Among her trainings and professional affiliations, Dinan is a certified member of the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practitioners and Educators and currently serves on the board of the Massachusetts Branch of the International Dyslexia Association. 

 

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Parents: Guidance for Your Child with Reading Disabilities

  • Empowering you so that you can empower your child 

  • Guide you through the special education process

  • Review Individualized Education Plan and make recommendations

  • Translate’ child's records and test results into user-friendly language

  • Guide you to form a team with your child’s school

Schools: Guidance to Implement Early Literacy Instruction

  • Empower teachers through targeted early literacy instructional coaching  

  • Effectively coach school leaders to understand the scope and sequence of teaching early literacy skills

  • Help operationalize evidenced-based early literacy instruction into a general education classroom.

  • Provide workshops on topics such as best practices for remote literacy instruction, phonological awareness, phonics, and integration of all strands of literacy instruction in the classroom.

Affiliations

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