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Lights, Camera, Literacy: Symposium & Movie Screening “The Truth about Reading”

October 19 All day

A symposium and movie screening presenting “The Truth About Reading” featuring experts in the field of dyslexia, providing an opportunity to raise awareness about the importance of literacy and its impact on individuals and society.

This special event brings together educators, families, and experts to share insights, strategies, and resources that enhance reading, writing, and learning skills among participants of all ages.


5:30 PM – 5:50 PM – Doors Open

5:50 PM – 6:00 PM – Welcome: Dr. Jennifer Curtis, CEO of South Shore Stars

6:00 PM – 7:30 PM – Movie Screening: The Truth About Reading

7:35 PM – 8:45 PM – Panel Discussion from Experts in the field of Dyslexia


Dr. Jennifer Curtis, CEO South Shore Stars

Featured Expert Panelists:

  • Nancy Duggan, Executive Director and Co-Founder at Decoding Dyslexia 
  • Charles W. Haynes, Ed.D., CCC-SLP, MGH
  • Darci Burns, Ph.D., Executive Director of HILL for Literacy
1051 Commercial Street
Weymouth, Massachusetts 02189


Chapman Middle School
1051 Commercial Street
Weymouth, Massachusetts 02189