Judith Hanning

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Do We Need to Revoke the IEP? – School Q & A

“My daughter currently has an IEP. We asked that we keep her accommodations of the IEP in place but take a break from the support she is receiving …

Dyslexia Success Story: Erin Brockovich

Erin Brockovich may be best known as the legal assistant responsible for the largest direct-action lawsuit in history, but did you know she is also …

The Feedback Loop: Repetition Helps Dyslexia

It allows students to feed back parts of information as they receive it or hear it. A Phonological Loop starts from eyes to mouth to ear -- students …

Dyslexia in the General Classroom – YOU DECIDE : 2nd Grader and Reading [Premium]

YOU are a 2nd-grade teacher in a busy public school classroom. You just learned that Teddy, a student in your class has been tested and found to be …

Advice for Actors – Especially Dyslexic Ones

From accomplished actor Lloyd Everitt, the youngest actor to play Othello at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre in London: 1. Know yourself Observe your …

Hi-Lo Books for Dyslexic Students

‘Hi-Low’ books are books of high interest and low readability / vocabulary that often can help hook dyslexic students and other reluctant readers on …

Dyslexia Cybersecurity CEO Lior Div – Hacking the Hackers

“Dyslexic people process visual information differently than most people, so instead of starting with letters or sounds, I looked at sentences or …

Count on Your Fingers – It Helps with Math

The researchers found that when 8-to-13-year-olds were given complex subtraction problems, the somatosensory finger area lit up, even though the …

When To Tell Your Child’s Teacher About Dyslexia

In fact, the parents in this video who did that very thing. Their child excelled in all subjects except for the writing portion, and once they …

Are You Dyslexic?

Dyslexia is a fairly common disorder -- so much so, in fact, that people often wonder if <i>they</i> have dyslexia.Expect that you have it? Studies have …

Are There Different Kinds of Dyslexia?

Have ever seen an article or heard someone say that they or their child has a particular type of dyslexia? Some names I’ve heard are:<p>dysphonetic …

Dyslexia – How to Thrive

“Self-esteem is not an internal quality fed by easy success and diminished by failure. It is a positive way of experiencing yourself when you are …

Dyslexia and Self-Esteem

It is exasperating for people with dyslexia that, when compared to other learners, they are way behind and convinced that they cannot keep up. This …

Dyslexia Triumph: A Mother Shares Her Story

Learning Ally can dramatically change the variety of books dyslexic students are able to read more easily. Beyond that, supporting organizations like …

Learning Success Story: Dyslexia's Benefits

Some of the advantages of having dyslexia that he notes are being creative and good at solving complex problems. In fact, Calum lists some famous …

Support For Dyslexia In The Workplace

In this video, Rachel Mounsey and FixersUK discuss a campaign to create awareness of people working with dyslexia. Employers can maximize the …

Your Mindset Greatly Affects Your Child's Dyslexia

The campaign also encourages parents to help their children with dyslexia. A parent's mindset about dyslexia can have a great impact on their …

Five Misconceptions About Dyslexia

Because dyslexia is represented in a number of different ways, it's important to be educated on how to better teach students with it. Teachers should …

The True Gifts of a Dyslexic Mind

Dyslexics have the unique ability to look at a situation, identify seemingly disparate pieces of information, and blend those into a narrative that …

Early Intervention: The Key to Overcoming Dyslexia

Dyslexia crosses racial, ethnic, and socio-economic lines, and with proper instruction and accommodations, it can be cured.<p>Key Takeaways:<p>1<p>Dyslexia is …

Dyslexia by Nina and Courtney

These students are really bright, smart but they learn differently so they need to have directive, intentional instructions. - Debbie Warden, …

Embrace Dyslexia Through Accommodations

The Institute can provide diagnostic assessments for anyone suspecting they may have dyslexia. This video also notes that the current handling of …

Overcoming Dyslexia Takes Commitment

Focusing on reading and writing skills and overcoming the difficulties of dyslexia often feels discouraging because of the slow progress. But you …

Classroom Layout Enhances Learning For Dyslexics

In the video below, teachers suggest that by rearranging the classroom and utilizing the physical space, the learning environment can become a …

Words of Encouragement for People With Dyslexia

As Clark discusses, reading and writing are skills can be improved through frequent practice. Reading and writing is not about being "smart enough," …

Writing With Dyslexia: Tips and Tricks for Improvement

Example tips include focusing on the sentence quality rather than spelling or handwriting, and the importance of using reading to build their writing …

How Dyscalculia Can Also Affect Dyslexics

Dyscalculia affects as many as 50% of all dyslexics, which may be double trouble for people with both conditions. Luckily, there are numerous free …

One Dyslexic Woman's Story Shows the Importance of Trained Teachers

Mabry believes an early diagnosis of dyslexia is a great help for kids in their learning journey. Because she had teachers who weren't willing to …