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The MIT Disease--Nicholas Negroponte

Nicholas is founder and chairman of the One Laptop per Child non-profit association. He is currently on leave from MIT, where he was co-founder and …

Supporting STEM students with dyslexia

The IOP has produced a new publication, Supporting STEM students with dyslexia, to enable all those in STEM HE to understand better the impact of …

Dyslexia: Do dyslexics make good software engineers?

Bigelow & Holmes

<b>TYPOGRAPHY & DYSLEXIA</b><p>Fonts that purportedly ameliorate dyslexia have recently been featured in blogs and on-line news media: Slate (Nov. 10, 2014, …

Channing Tatum Opens Up About Struggles With Dyslexia And ADHD

In a recent interview with T, The New York Times Style Magazine, Channing Tatum opened up about his past struggles with dyslexia and ADHD. "I have never considered myself a very smart person, for a lot of reasons," he said.<p>Tatum believes that, based on his experiences, the "system is broken."<p>"Not …

Brain 'architecture' differs in kids with dyslexia - Futurity

Neuroimaging shows that "white matter" behaves differently in the brains of children with dyslexia, a disorder that makes reading a struggle.

Lake County News - Lake County News-Sun

Welcome<p>NEWS<br>• CRIME<br>• LOCAL SPORTS<br>• OPINION<br>• DEATH NOTICES<br>• ENEWSPAPER<br>• LIFESTYLES<br>• COMMUNITY<br>• AD SECTIONS<br>• PLACE AN AD<p>Douglas Bennett claims narrow victory and chance to take on Brad Schneider in 10th District race<p>Republicans appear to have made their choice in the 10th Congressional District primary as both of …

Dyslexic Advantage - Manuel Casanova - Neuroscientist

Science, College, and Dyslexia - Top Young Scientist Melissa Rey

Dyslexic Emmy Award Winning Filmmaker Harvey Hubbell on Dislecksia the Movie

Dyslexic Advantage - Assistive Technology - Best iPad Apps for Dyslexia - Jamie Martin

Dyslexic Advantage Talks to David Flink - What Every LD Student Should Know Going Back to School

Dyslexic Advantage - Dyslexia - Different for a Reason

Alan Alda Talks with the Eides About Dyslexia

'I’m Not Stupid, Just Dyslexic'

Support the news<p>Josh Thibeau, 12, is struggling to attain his personal goal: to complete a single Harry Potter book. The sixth grader has been …

Snowflakes

No – really…<p>Even in this heat!<p>When I say snowflakes I mean writing snowflakes. You see, because of the dyslexia I have real problems with planning of …

Women and Dyslexia

<b>Why Identifying Dyslexia in Enterprising Women is Important for Growth</b>Professor Julie Logan’s research at the University of Bristol in 2001 reported …

Eve Branson: Overcoming Dyslexia

Living Life on Purpose<p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5YarTtfChUA#t=2002<p>Eve’s story has special interest for me because I also have dyslexia.<p>Warm …

"It's not that I'm so smart, its just that I stay with problems longer." - Albert Einstein. #Dyslexia #SpLds http://t.co/qQndO101eK

How to teach … dyslexia awareness

Our Guardian Teacher Network has resources this week to help teachers raise awareness of dyslexia in the classroom<p>One in ten people in the UK are dyslexic, which works out at around three students in each classroom. A report by the Driver Youth Trust reveals that more than half of the teachers they …

Dyslexia is not a disability, it's a gift

So much has changed since I was an undiagnosed dyslexic at school, but its wonders and contradictions remain hard to convey<p>At school I was the outsider, the odd one, the word-blind child who didn't fit in. I lived in my head – a dreamer, a dyslexic teenager, a round peg in a square hole who was …

Language

Learn what some species of songbird have taught us about vocal and motor learning.<p>BrainFacts/SfN<p>A rare brain disorder can entirely change the way you …

Brain scans could uncover dyslexia before kids learn to read

A type of MRI scan reveals the size and set-up of a part of the brain that appears to be smaller in children with dyslexia.<p>Dyslexia is a common learning disorder that affects around 1 in 10 people in the U.S., where it is typically diagnosed around second grade but sometimes goes undiagnosed and …

The Brain

Dyslexia Reading Well, a Virtual Well of Reading Resources

Dyslexia Reading Well<p>Your trusted one stop site for everything about dyslexia from definitions to treatment to resources in your local …

Dyslexia: a positive advantage, even for writers

<b>Did you know that many famous writers are/were dyslexic, including Agatha Christie, F Scott Fitzgerald and George Bernard Shaw? If you’re dyslexic</b> …