Helping Children reach
their full potential

The Children’s Dyslexia Centers are nationally recognized for their dyslexia tutoring locations that provide intensive reading instruction for children in grades 1 through 12.

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We Believe In a Child's Success

We are a dedicated organization of people who believe every child should have access to high-quality reading and writing instruction. We’re helping children to successfully meet the literacy demands in school and their future careers.

About Us

Dyslexia Centers

For more than 25 years, Scottish Rite Freemasonry of the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction has partnered with local communities to assist children in regaining confidence and their self-esteem through proven methods of reading instruction, tutoring, and dyslexia remediation.

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Our Method

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It all started with a goal.

“We want to help children overcome dyslexia.”

The Children’s Dyslexia Centers follow an Orton-Gillingham based, multisensory structured language education (MSLE) approach. Lessons incorporate techniques that simultaneously activate sensory pathways to help children understand the written word. Children are tutored one-on-one twice a week after regular school hours. This allows for the curriculum to be tailored to each individual child and progress is made in small, quantifiable steps. 

How You Can Help

Our Successes

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Since our inception in 1994, we have changed lives forever with the help of professional staff, trainees, volunteers and friends.

*Data as of January 2019


Nearly 14,000 children have been assisted through the help of our program.

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Our 45 locations in 13 states provide training courses and intervention to children.


Over 3,500 tutors have been certified in our training courses.

Upcoming Events

September 21, 2019

Cleveland Annual Walk

Western Reserve Masonic Community, 4931 Nettleton Rd, Medina, OH

Registration begins at 10:00 a.m. with Walk scheduled for 11:00 a.m.

September 29, 2019

20th Annual Run To Read 5K

Ford Field South Parking Lot, 2 blocks North of Michigan Ave. on Monroe St., Dearborn MI

11:00 Sign In / 12:00 Start (Rain or Shine)

October 3, 2019

Designer Purse Bingo

Murat Shrine Center, 510 North New Jersey, Indianapolis IN

Doors Open at 5:00 PM, Start 6:30 PM