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Dyslexia: Learning Disability or Entrepreneurial Advantage?

I was first diagnosed with dyslexia as a child, and then again 20 years later as an adult law school student.<p>Dyslexia affects each individual a little differently, but generally creates difficulties for processing written language. It is often characterized as a "learning disability."<p>Early on, I …

Free dyslexia screening for Dubai school students

California Kids With Dyslexia To Get More Educational Support

Photo credit: Capital Public Radio<p>Audio<p>Dyslexia is a common learning disability. About 20 percent of Americans are estimated to be living with it. …

Dyslexic students pack out inquiry to send message to MPs

Dyslexic students from Kapiti College speak to the education and science select committee.<p>More than 20 Kapiti College students have packed out a …

Richard Branson Credits Dyslexia With His Success

His teachers thought he was stupid or lazy, but something else was going on.<p>Richard Branson has made a name for himself by mixing creative passion …

West Lothian dyslexia event

Open meeting to be hosted by Dyslexia Scotland<p>Dyslexia Scotland West Lothian is holding an open meeting next month.<p>West Lothian College will be the …

Brad Marchand Helping In The Battle Against Dyslexia

It looks like <b>Brad Marchand</b> is taking a page out of a book of his fellow Boston Bruins. The Boston Bruins best pest has been engaging in charitable …

Jay Leno shares secrets of dyslexia and low self esteem

Jay Leno no longer comes into your home every weeknight, but he hasn’t withdrawn into a cocoon lifestyle like his “Tonight Show” predecessor, Johnny …

'Teachers thought I was lazy': Darcey Bussell reveals struggle with dyslexia that drove her to hide in cupboards at school to escape the 'horrible challenge' of writing

Strictly Come Dancing judge Darcey Bussell has spoken out about the crippling effect dyslexia had on her childhood - and how dance was her …

Dyslexia reported as most prevalent learning disability in Jamaica

Special education expert Dr Susan Anderson has noted that the most prevalent learning disability in Jamaica is dyslexia.<p>In her recently published …

ADE finalizes Dyslexia resource guide: Is enough being done?

For the first time, Arkansas schools will have a resource guide in hopes of leveling the playing field for students with Dyslexia. As of Wednesday, …

Effort in Cape wins dyslexia-appropriate teaching

Imagine checking your lottery ticket if half the time you see a 6 as a 9 and a 14 as a 41. Or trying to absorb an article that says "families saw …

Richard Branson's message to 9-year-old: Being dyslexic has helped me greatly in life

The dyslexic Virgin boss wrote a letter to Honor Smith after she watched a video he posted about dyslexia - and he's not the only businessman to overcome it<p>Richard Branson has written to a nine-year-old girl offering advice and encouragement about being dyslexic.<p>Branson, who dropped out of school …

This Designer’s Typeface Lets Anyone Experience Life with Dyslexia

When it comes to conveying the difficulties faced by those living with a reading disability, graphic designer Daniel Britton has opted to show, …

Everton striker Steven Naismith tells how dyslexia helped him as a footballer

DYSLEXIC Everton striker Steven Naismith has revealed how the condition has actually benefited him in his football career.<p>The Blues striker, now an …

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The 12-year-old Aussie girl who took on her dyslexia by writing to the world’s most famous sufferer, billionaire Richard Branson… who wrote back to call her an inspiration

A 12-year-old dyslexic girl who penned a letter to Virgin boss Sir Richard Branson to ask him to raise awareness about the condition has been called …

The last word on dyslexia?

Dyslexia is not just an issue for 'middle-class mothers whose children aren’t as bright as they’d wished’. Eleanor Doughty talks to Usha Goswami<p>Approximately one in 10 of us <b>suffer with dyslexia</b>. The learning difficulty is famously misunderstood, and children that suffer from it can often be left …

Guide to Understanding Dyslexia

Proposed bill hopes to detect dyslexia in students earlier

OKLAHOMA CITY - Michelle Keiper couldn't figure out why her son was struggling to learn how to spell.<p>"I started to notice his spelling. We could …

Alpha Gamma Solutions: Does dyslexia give you a competitive edge in business?

For people suffering with dyslexia, it can sometimes be hard to see a clear career path. With school often becoming an isolating and at times, …

Dyslexia: thinking outside the box

Words Matter, a game being made available to children as part of the government’s One Tablet Per Child initiative, will pit users into a stylized …

Experience dyslexia at UGA event

Athenians will have a chance to find out what dyslexia is like this evening at the Russell Research Library on the UGA campus.<p>Deirdre Ryan of …

​Will Digital Accessible Books Improve Reading for Students with Dyslexia?

Technology in School<p>​Will Digital Accessible Books Improve Reading for Students with Dyslexia?<p>By Valerie Chernek     Jan 27, 2015<p>Flickr user …

‘Fish in a Tree’ is relatable story about dyslexia and fitting in

"Fish in a Tree" is the perfect book for any elementary or middle school child who has ever been bullied because they struggled in school or because …

EXCLUSIVE: 'They called me slut, w***e and fake boobs...but I overcame my bullies': Sexy Super Bowl star Charlotte McKinney reveals how mean girls and a battle with dyslexia drove her to quit high school

She is the model of the moment after starring in one of the sexiest Super Bowl adverts last night - watched by the highest TV audience in history.<p>As …

Newfound confidence: Derby wrestler Armoni Coppins successfully battles dyslexia

Armoni Coppins stood before the Woodlawn United Methodist church congregation two Sundays ago, hand-picked by Derby football coach Brandon Clark to …

5 Things To Know About Dyslexia After Jennifer Anniston’s Revelation

Jennifer Anniston by Professor Bop<p>Dyslexia is a common learning disorder that affects the language processing skills in young children. The curious …