Barrett is a natural athlete and loves baseball, basketball, and football. He is a huge Kansas City Chiefs fan, and you can always find Barrett outside with a ball in hand. Barrett also loves to snow ski in Red River, NM. He is very social and loves people well. He has a big, fun personality and has always been one to help those in need.
Barrett was diagnosed with Dyslexia in First Grade at Scottish Rite in Dallas, TX. He started receiving explicit instruction in school and tutoring outside of school; this was when his self-esteem changed. It's been a journey, but Barrett is strong, has pushed through, and will do amazing things in this world!
Join us for an inspiring and informative session as Barrett, a natural athlete and a dyslexic student, shares his personal journey with dyslexia. Barrett's diagnosis in first grade at Scottish Rite in Dallas, TX, marked the beginning of his journey towards academic success and personal growth.
In this session, Barrett will discuss his experiences with explicit instruction in school, tutoring outside of school, and how these interventions have helped him overcome the challenges of dyslexia. Barrett will share how his self-esteem changed as he received the support he needed, and how he has used his big, fun personality to help those in need.
Vice President of Educator Initiatives,