2e Resources Partner Directory

Once you’ve met one 2e person, you’ve met one 2e person! But there is ONE THING every 2e person has in common; they need resources for their strengths and their struggles. 

Resources found on this page address needs of 2e families, educators, clinicians and 2e adults. Feel free to browse through our 2e Partner listing and learn about their services, products and programs. Links and emails are provided for your convenience in order to send questions directly to the source.

Athena Academy

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Athena Academy
Business Name:
Athena Academy
Business Genre:
Short Business Description:
We are a nonprofit private school in Palo Alto, CA. We use the best teaching methods, based on current scientific research, for each of our amazingly bright, creative and capable dyslexic and 2e (dyslexic and gifted) students. Our individualized education program teaches to each student’s strengths and gifts along with helping them to overcome their obstacles.
Long Business Description:

Athena Academy is a non-profit educational institution established in 2010, devoted to educating bright dyslexic children and 2e dyslexic and gifted students, grades 1 - 8. The school is located on a spacious campus in Palo Alto, near Stanford University.

Athena uses a blend of teaching methods, based on the latest neuroscience and educational research, which builds on the dyslexic student's natural, picture-oriented learning style. The individualized, project based education program teaches to each child's strengths and gifts, accelerating learning for the widest range of dyslexic students.

1 to 6 ratio of teachers to students in the elementary school and 1 to 8 in the middle school.
Small, calm classrooms with an average of 6 students (elementary) or 8 students (middle) in the room with one teacher.
A unique blend of teaching methods: advanced Visual-Spatial methods combined with traditional sequential and phonics-based methods to address the areas of weakness.
Challenging classes in Advanced Science, Social Studies, History, Art, Technology, and Performing Arts to develop the students strengths and gifts.
Teachers with excellent backgrounds and talent who receive in-depth training and ongoing professional development to enable them to provide outstanding education for dyslexic and 2e learners.

Business Website Address:
Business Phone Number:
6505434566
ZIP Code:
94306
Business Address:
525 San Antonio Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94306
  • Athena Academy
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For more information, reach out to VictoriaRose@WithUnderstandingComesCalm.com.