Requires screening and early intervention for dyslexia. Requires each school district to develop and implement a literacy professional development plan that includes structured literacy training by a licensed and accredited or credentialed teacher preparation provider for all elementary school teachers and for training in evidence-based reading intervention for reading interventionists and special education teachers working with students demonstrating characteristics of dyslexia or diagnosed with dyslexia.
- Bill Text: <a href="https://www.nmlegis.gov/Sessions/19%20Regular/bills/senate/SB0398.html">Bill as Introduced</a>, <a href="https://www.nmlegis.gov/Sessions/19%20Regular/final/SB0398.pdf">Final Version</a>
- History: Passed, 3/14/2009
- Links: <a href="https://www.nmlegis.gov/Legislation/Legislation?chamber=S&legtype=B&legno=398&year=19">New Mexico Legislature Bill Page</a>
- Act / Statute Reference: Amends NMSA Section 22-13-6 and 22-13-32