The Dyslexia Dilemma

By Learning Success | Dyslexia has been a blessing for some and a curse for others. Either way it's a struggle. This magazine is about making it less of a struggle by helping dyslexics and parents of dyslexics stay informed.

Dyslexia Games by the Thinking Tree Makes Learning Fun

Children and parents can enjoy many hours of fun all while learning a new skill.<p>Video of qDr2n-6VirQ<p>Mentioned in this post:<p>@thinktreeedu

Learning

Reading Fluency in Dyslexic Brain: Low Level/ High Content Books

Understanding what reading fluency is and how it works is critical for creating strategies to help those with dyslexia read more and improves their …

The Brain

We want to help all youngsters so they can read for pleasure

The article talks about dyslexia action, a program that’s goal is to help dyslexic students learn to enjoy recreational reading. It talks about how …

Education

Dyslexia and the 3rd Grade ‘Wall’

The 3rd Grade ‘Wall’ occurs when dyslexic students transition from learning-to-read to reading-to-learn, meaning they are now expected to read books …

Education

Your Friday Dyslexia Wrapup 11/26/2016

<i>We scour the web each week to find the most important news and blogs about dyslexia. Here are this weeks posts.</i><p>Did you know that there are famous …

Parents say Indiana can do more for dyslexia #dyslexia

School systems can be frustrating when placing your child with dyslexia.<p>Now parents are saying that there is more that the school can do. Schools …

Education

Helped as a kid struggling with dyslexia, she now teaches other kids #dyslexia

Bianca Tan uses her learning struggles to help others read.<p>At a young age, Bianca Tan didn’t realize that she was different than any other child her …

Dyslexic students deserve dignity #dyslexia

Not everyone can afford specialized private schooling which causes stress.<p>The private school used the Orton-Gillingham Program. Created in the 1930s, …

Students

Dyslexia teaching workshop #dyslexia

Deborah Zang and Karen Dymke discuss the best approaches to dyslexia.<p>A dyslexia and learning issues specialist for the past ten years, Zang belongs …

Education

Is HR “failing” dyslexic employees? #dyslexia

The struggle of dyslexia continues to the workforce.<p>In fact, about 10 percent of the population has dyslexia but studies are starting to show that …

Human Resources

Dyslexia at Work

Learning how dyslexia works is the main key point you can’t fix anything without learning how it works<p>Employers must offer their support to employees …

Education

Your Friday Dyslexia Wrapup 12/31/2016

<i>We scour the web each week to find the most important news and blogs about dyslexia. Here are this weeks posts.</i><p>Writing your own books is an effective …

Formula One Legend Sir Jackie Stewart On Dyslexia, Being Bullied and More #dyslexia

Find out how Sir Jackie Scott’s dyslexia helps him win.<p>He credits sports with saving his self-image, because he was good at sports where he wasn’t …

How Dyslexia Can Be a Creative Catalyst for Designers

<b>Dyslexic Design, a recent exhibition in London, makes the case that a disability can, in fact, be a gift that is a catalyst for innovative thinking.</b><p>A …

Creativity

Your Friday Dyslexia Wrapup 12/24/2016

<i>We scour the web each week to find the most important news and blogs about dyslexia. Here are this weeks posts.</i><p>Detecting dyslexia early can produce …

Your Friday Dyslexia Wrapup 12/10/2016

<i>We scour the web each week to find the most important news and blogs about dyslexia. Here are this weeks posts.</i><p>Missouri is reaching out to students …

Students

What The Tech? App of the Day: Dyslexia apps

“Open Web” app aims to educate public about reading with dyslexia.<p>What is this new app? It’s an app that was built to give anyone a better idea of …

Dyslexic Designers Just Think Different—Maybe Even Better #dyslexia

People with dyslexia see the world differently and engineer creative solutions.<p>People that have dyslexia see and interpret the world differently. …

Design

Your Friday Dyslexia Wrapup 12/03/2016

<i>We scour the web each week to find the most important news and blogs about dyslexia. Here are this weeks posts.</i><p>Did you know that those that are …

Dyslexia and Medical School – AMA Journal of Ethics

Recent AMA Journal of Ethics article calls for mandatory dyslexia training in medical school faculty. Dyslexia training should be mandatory so …

Lexington high schooler with dyslexia to help other students advocate for themselves

The Massachusetts Yes! branch is hosting an event on dyslexia.<p>The Massachusetts branch of YES! is holding an event to shed light on the many students …

▶ What is Explicit and Systematic Phonics Instruction? – YouTube

Explicit means that we start with the simplest sound in the word then build out from patterns and syllables and then to the whole word.<p>Video of …

Breakthrough Solutions for Children’s Learning Challenges and Dyslexia #dyslexia

The neuropsychological model examines an individual’s strengths and weaknesses, both physically and psychologically.<p>Finally, some answers were …

Henry Winkler: Net Worth, Dyslexia and ‘Hank Zipzer’ series #dyslexia

Famous actor Henry Winkler overcame a lifelong struggle with dyslexia.<p>Currently, Henry Winkler is working on a new TV show called Better Later Than …

Why Schools Don’t Do Dyslexia Intervention

The structured literacy method currently used in schools makes it particularly difficult to assist dyslexic children. This method that passes groups …

City Schools of Decatur exploring ways to help dyslexic students #dyslexia

Superintendent Dan Whisenhunt is stepping up for dyslexic students.<p>Fortunately, with the hiring of David Dude as the New Superintendent, there is …

Are public schools failing dyslexic children? #dyslexia

Do our schools fail students with Dyslexia?<p>What exactly is dyslexia then? Dyslexia is a neurological problem that students can face that often bring …

Technology helps dyslexic students develop a love of reading #dyslexia

Teachers and Dyslexia: Are they prepared for the classroom?<p>Another issue that these teachers face is the lack of state funding for programs that may …

Sleep Deprived Dyslexic

That all kids like to read they just need to find the right books.<p>Children who get plenty of sleep do not have as many behavioral issues compared to …