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Connecticut Attempting To Diagnose And Help More Students With Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 He was eventually convicted of murder and sentenced to prison, but four years in, he was finally diagnosed with dyslexia. That's when he turned his life around -- he learned to read, and since his release he's become a successful actor, activist, and ...

Dyslexia, Learning Disabilities, Processing Disorders And How To Help Your Child >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 Learning to recognize some of the signs that are contributing to your child's diagnosis, or simply the outward manifestation of these struggles, are important at home and in the classroom.

Spelling It Out: Dyslexia in Schools >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 It has been a little over a year since The Star discussed dyslexia with Helen Roussel, a Sag Harbor resident, mother of an 11-year-old dyslexic boy, and an indefatigable campaigner for increased awareness and improved educational approaches for ...

Doctor takes med board to court over dyslexia decision >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 A Somerset County man who just graduated from medical school is suing an agency, claiming its refusal to grant him extra time to complete a national qualifying test discriminated against him for being dyslexic. Brian Messenger, a 35-year-old father of ...

UHV to add dyslexia certificate to graduate program >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 The University of Houston-Victoria will launch its Dyslexia Education Certificate next spring for individual students or groups from school districts.

Everything You Thought You Knew About Dyslexia Is Probably Wrong >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 Image Point Fr/ShutterstockFact: Boys with dyslexia are more frequently identified as having dyslexia in school, according to Bob Cunningham, EdM, a teacher, evaluator, school administrator, and advisor-in-residence on learning and attention issues for ...

Mom Fights for Better Education for Children With Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 But Dillon was diagnosed with dyslexia, a learning disability that affects word recognition. Dwelly, who also has an 11-year-old dyslexic daughter, went looking for support. She found Decoding Dyslexia, a group of tenacious parents who are behind a new ...

Dyslexia won't hold Brandon Wilson back from dreams >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 At Sacred Heart School, there's dedication to prayer, lessons in sportsmanship, friendship with the 22 other graduating seniors and perseverance to be academically successful working with dyslexia. “All around there's always that presence of religion ...

Dealing With Dyslexia, Starting With One Family's Battle For A Diagnosis05:37 >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 To start the day, Stephen Hilliare makes scrambled eggs for the whole family.(Jesse Costa/WBUR). Most schools in Massachusetts don't screen for dyslexia, even though experts say diagnosing the learning disability early is the key to successful ...

1 in 5 kids might have dyslexia, but not all NJ schools are prepared >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 “Science is showing between 10 to 20 percent of the population is dyslexic, or has some level of dyslexia,” said Liz Barnes, founder of Decoding Dyslexia New Jersey, a grassroots movement driven by Jersey families concerned with the limited access to ...

Unicameral sets dyslexia wheels in motion >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 Darlene Merz, who once worked with dyslexic kids as a special education teacher at Cross County School, is now a statewide voice and lobbyist who advocates for students whose reading ability or other functions are diminished by the condition known as ...

Tennessee Department Of Education Releases Guide To Help ... >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 The Tennessee Department of Education released the Dyslexia Resource Guide, which offers assistance to schools for identifying and supporting for students ...

Dyslexia Association offers information, root beer float social >> Dyslexia

6/8/2017 The Nebraska Dyslexia Association, which provides information for families, advocacy services and support groups for kids, parents and adults with dyslexia, invites adults with dyslexia to an evening of conversation June 22 from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at 5921 ...

Bill requiring dyslexia training moves to governor's desk >> Dyslexia

5/17/2017 Milford Sen. Gayle Slossberg, the Senate Democratic chairman of the legislature's Education Committee, says students, parents and educators urged lawmakers to pass the bill to help ensure dyslexic students are identified early and given the help they need.

Walk for Dyslexia supports local children >> Dyslexia

5/17/2017 MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) -- The Walk for Dyslexia takes place at Vilas Park in Madison on Saturday, May 20th. The walk raises funds for Madison's Dyslexia Center, which provides free tutoring by a group of highly skilled and dedicated tours. Darcy and ...

The SATs are making dyslexic children feel worthless – isn't it time we found a new way to measure their ability? >> Dyslexia

5/17/2017 Dyslexic children struggle, in particular, with taking in spoken instructions, working under timed conditions and tasks that rely on memory and rote learning.

CT families push for changes in how kids with dyslexia are taught >> Dyslexia

5/17/2017 "Decoding Dyslexia is grassroots. We're families helping families," said Allison Quirion, who started the Connecticut chapter when she didn't know where to turn for information to help her son with the language-based learning disability.

DCU students first to receive dyslexia teaching awards >> Dyslexia

5/17/2017 On Saturday 13th May, thirteen students of the new programme M Ed in SpLD/Dyslexia received a professional award from the British Dyslexia Association - AMBDA/APC - an international qualification to undertake assessment of dyslexia and also a ...

Disability on Campus: 'I have decided to go public as the Dyslexic Professor' >> Dyslexia

5/17/2017 The institutional perception of dyslexia as a disability is widespread. Type your university's name and the phrase “support for dyslexic students” into Google and you will most likely be offered “disability support”, “disability and dyslexia service ...

Legislation to provide relief for kids struggling with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

5/17/2017 Relief is coming for kids struggling with dyslexia now that Governor Doug Ducey has signed a law to help schools better identify and work with those students to excel.

Dyslexic students 'under the radar' >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 The researchers have just completed a study exploring the impact of living with dyslexia by interviewing children aged 10-17 and their parents.

WPP, Richard Branson Back New Advocacy Group For Dyslexics >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 A WPP team of agencies, including Y&R London, and Sir Richard Branson are raising awareness for the new advocacy group Made by Dyslexia; its stated mission is to help people better understand and support the cognitive reading disorder. Branson ...

Richard Branson on why we need to re-think dyslexia: “It's merely a different way of thinking” >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Virgin Airlines founder and serial entrepreneur Richard Branson believes dyslexia should no longer be treated as a learning disorder, but just as a “different way of thinking”.

NAPLAN guidelines changed at last minute for dyslexic students in Victoria >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Victoria's Education Department has admitted it got some NAPLAN guidelines wrong and made last-minute changes the day before testing started.

State nears new guidelines to identify, help dyslexic students >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Arizona is on the verge of requiring schools to do more to identify students with dyslexia and giving them the guidelines for how to deal with them.

Special education teacher working with state leaders to help students with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 KYReads is an organization with the mission of helping teachers better understand the needs of students with dyslexia. From left are Traci Branstutter, KDE; Dr.

Billionaire Richard Branson opens world's first dyslexic sperm bank in London >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 LONDON-- Many people aren't familiar with dyslexia but that's about to change in a major way. Virgin Group chairman and founder Richard Branson has formed a UK charity organization called Made by Dyslexia to help people see dyslexia as an asset ...

Dyslexia bill passes through General Assembly >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 House Bill 7254, co-introduced by state Rep. Terrie Wood, R-Norwalk, would require special education teachers to complete a program of study in evidence-based structure literacy interventions for students with dyslexia. The bill has passed through the ...

Aspire Academy Aims to Improve Reading Skills for Children with Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Aspire Academy in Urbandale is one of the newest centers in the metro that specializes in learning disabilities. The academy says a lot of parents and educators are not trained to see the warning signs that children could suffer from dyslexia. "Because ...

Dyslexia, dyspraxia, dyscalculia: the gains for employers >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Dyslexia is estimated to affect about 8-10 per cent of people, according to bodies such as the European Dyslexia Association and the British Dyslexia Association. It is a condition from a family of specific learning difficulties that includes dyspraxia ...

Richard Branson: 'Dyslexia should be seen as sign of potential' >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Richard Branson has written an impassioned defence of young people with dyslexia, arguing that the learning difficulty should be seen as a sign of potential.

Wichita businesswomen honored for work with dyslexic children >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 They focused on training parents and teachers to deal with dyslexia, although the center did offer a one-hour after-school class for children with the disability.

Bill Requiring Dyslexia Training Moves to Governor's Desk >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Milford Sen. Gayle Slossberg, the Senate Democratic chairman of the legislature's Education Committee, says students, parents and educators urged lawmakers to pass the bill to help ensure dyslexic students are identified early and given the help they need.

Richard Branson Shares Details About His Experience With Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 “Many of the world's most successful entrepreneurs, artists and tech professionals are dyslexic ― yours truly included,” he wrote on Virgin's website announcing the launch of the initiative.

Dyslexia bill advances to governor's desk >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 NORWALK - The fate of a piece of legislation known colloquially as the “dyslexia bill” is now in the hands of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy, after passing unanimously through Connecticut's House of Representatives and Senate.

Cheri Rae: Library Addresses Community's Dyslexia Needs >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Without consistent instruction in this explicit, multisensory, structured, evidence-based approach to reading, individuals with dyslexia struggle unnecessarily with reading, writing and spelling, and find it almost impossible to reach full potential in ...

How difficult is it to live with dyslexia? | Newstalk >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 Homework can be a contentious issue within households as it is - add in the pressure of a condition like dyslexia, and it can become a living nightmare for ...

How Is Dyslexia Diagnosed? Early Intervention Is Key >> Dyslexia

5/13/2017 When I taught my children how to read and write, I carefully monitored their responses and writing patterns. Dyslexia runs in my family, and I wanted to be sure that if my kids had it, I would catch it early on.

Staff given "30 minutes' warning" as Dyslexia Action in Sutton Coldfield goes into administration >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 One father, whose children used the charity, said: "I was very sorry to see that Dyslexia Action has gone into receivership.

From Dyslexic To Davos: How Ali Bullock Became A Social Media Expert At Infiniti & Other Big Brands >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 Ever been told you weren't smart enough or good enough to do something? It can bring you down. But it's those who rise back up that are the most successful in life.

Want to know what it feels like to have dyslexia? >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 The Dyslexia Center of Hattiesburg will hold a dyslexia simulation for anyone who wants to know more about life with the learning disorder.

Fulbright Scholar Overcame Dyslexia to Win Honor >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 Mollie does not know yet where in the Czech Republic she will be assigned. She said she will spend the summer learning to speak and understand Czech, which she admits will be an intensive undertaking because of her dyslexia. However, she said learning ...

CT State Rep. Staneski Supports Dyslexia Education Bill >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 From CT State Rep Pam Staneski: State Rep. Pam Staneski (R-119) strongly supported a bill in the House of Representatives this week that looks to improve the quality of education received by students with dyslexia. Rep. Staneski, who is a co-sponsor of ...

Special education teacher part of state task force >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 A Rowan County Middle School teacher is working with state leaders to help provide equal learning opportunities for students with dyslexia. Allison Slone, who has taught special education at RCMS for almost 18 years, began her own research about ...

Mississippi expands private school funding for dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Mississippi is expanding a program that lets students with dyslexia receive state money to attend private schools.

Local Panel to Discuss Living With Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 The Santa Barbara Public Library presents My Life with Dyslexia, a panel discussion, 6:45-8 p.m. Tuesday, May 2, in the Adult Literacy Center on the main floor of the Central Library, 40 E. Anapamu St. Four local adults will discuss their experiences ...

41600 people officially diagnosed with dyslexia in Turkey >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 Emphasizing the importance of early diagnosis in dyslexic children, Tokar said the primary-school students suffering from dyslexia could stay behind their peers if they were not diagnosed. He pointed out that 82 percent of children in Turkey with ...

Wilton parent backs dyslexia bill focused on early intervention >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 Dyslexia, as defined by the 2004 Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, is a specific learning disability that is neurological in origin; impacts reading, word recognition and spelling; and results from a significant deficit in phonological ...

Premier of film giving important insight into dyslexia being shown at prestigious festival >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 A DOCUMENTARY aimed at giving important insight into dyslexia is due to be premiered at a film festival. Help! I'm Invisible: Dyslexia the Hidden Disability is a documentary that looks at the stigma surrounding dyslexia and the obstacles those coping ...

CT House Reps Support Dyslexia Bill >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 From CT House of Reps: A bill aimed at enhancing work on dyslexia and providing improved support for children, teachers and other disciplines working in the area of dyslexia received the support of Fairfield State Reps. Brenda Kupchick (R-132) and ...

Miss Notre Dame to host 'Dining with Dyslexia,' dinner conference >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 On May 7, you can join Miss Notre Dame, Aubrey Boland for her Dining with Dyslexia event held at St. Mary's Activity Center, 514 Market Street in Portsmouth.

ASU professor uses German language to help students with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 According to the Dyslexia Center of Utah, in the U.S. 15 to 20 percent of students have a language-based learning disability, the most common of which is dyslexia. Lee explained that this often makes students insecure when it comes to language learning.

Dyslexia bill, Arizona schools await Gov. Ducey's signature >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 In that 2015 letter to schools from the U.S. Department of Education said it found that schools are “reluctant to reference or use dyslexia” in evaluating students or developing individualized education program. Assistant Education Secretary Michael ...

Bill would require schools to ID students with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/26/2017 But the potentially more significant part of HB 2202, which now goes to the governor, is redefining dyslexia in a way Norgaard said more accurately reflects the condition.

A Woman Who Fought Breast Cancer & Dyslexia Now Works to Empower People With Disabilities >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 Meena Dadha had to overcome several personal challenges at an early age. She was able to do so with the support of a loving husband and family.

Bella Thorne Opens Up About How She Regrets Being Taken Out of School >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 If there's one thing Bella Thorne's fans can always count on, it's the fact that she's always super honest about every aspect of her life.

For students with special education needs, speech recognition technology has the ability to unlock new opportunities >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 Through dedicated study and research, great advances have been made in understanding dyslexia, how it affects individuals and what needs to be done to provide support for them from an early age.

Dyslexia Action Team Given 30 Minutes To Leave As Organisation Goes Into Administration >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 When Sutton Coldfield Local launched in February 2010 one of the first organisations I wrote about was Dyslexia Action. I was blown away by the dedication and hard work of the staff providing an essential service within Sutton Coldfield - something the ...

Children's Dyslexia Center of Allentown helping kids read one letter at a time >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 But to the world's oldest fraternity, little Alex Snyder spelling out words with his tutor in a small cubicle was exactly what they pictured.

Justin Theroux on The Leftovers' Final Season and Writing With Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 Girl on the Train star Justin Theroux, 45—and husband to actress Jennifer Aniston—returns Sunday night for the third and final season of HBO's The Leftovers.

Simulations, talks raise awareness on dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 Through tears, Boulder's Natalie McComb said her very bright son wasn't diagnosed with dyslexia until sixth grade. He couldn't keep up with the work, became depressed and no longer wanted to attend school, she said.

New Law Would Have More Teachers Trained In Dealing With Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 A new bill has been proposed which may drastically change how soon children with dyslexia get attention. The law extends to include those teachers focused on special education and early childhood education to get specialized training in the disease.

Will Richard Branson erase the stigma of dyslexia? >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 British billionaire entrepreneur Richard Branson is either a practical joker or a quirky eugenicist. On March 31 he announced the creation of the world's first dyslexia-only sperm bank. In the past, some sperm banks in the UK rejected dyslexic donors ...

Fulbright Scholar overcame dyslexia to win honor >> Dyslexia

4/18/2017 “A big thing about dyslexia is dyslexic people have big wide minds that can understand a lot of big ideas. “One of my mom's favorite stories about me was when I was about the age of 4. I was sitting in our minivan and looked out the window and said ...

Swedish startup Optolexia raises $5.6M to take eye-tracking software for dyslexia screening to US >> Dyslexia

4/12/2017 Swedish startup Optolexia, which makes a digital test to screen for dyslexia in children, has raised $5.6 million (5.2 million euros) in a round led by Gabriel Urwitz, CEO of private equity group Segulah.

Charter school approved for Upstate dyslexic students >> Dyslexia

4/12/2017 A new charter school to primarily serve dyslexic students in the Upstate was approved by the South Carolina Charter School District to open in 2018.

Dyslexia awareness event planned for April 27 >> Dyslexia

4/12/2017 Dyslexia affects up to 20 percent of the population of the United States, but as one local family found out the hard way, the public's understanding of the learning difference can be spotty and challenging to deal with.

Lawmakers expand private school dyslexia aid to 12th grade >> Dyslexia

4/12/2017 JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Students receiving state money to attend private schools because of dyslexia could stay through 12th grade under a bill Mississippi lawmakers have passed.

Octavia Spencer: “I Was A Dyslexic Child And Am A Dyslexic Adult” >> Dyslexia

4/12/2017 Despite her dyslexia, Spencer said that growing up, she tested in the gifted program due to her remarkable problem-solving skills.

'Not enough being done for dyslexic farmers and crofters' >> Dyslexia

4/12/2017 A long-standing campaigner for dyslexic farmers' rights has accused government and industry organisations of not doing enough to help dyslexic farmers and crofters. According to Sandy McCreath, who runs a sheep farm on the outskirts of Wigtown in ...

Living With Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/12/2017 It wasn't until eighth grade that Barton was diagnosed with dyslexia. Barton, now a UA junior majoring in computer engineering, said his mother had suspected that he was dyslexic. Barton couldn't read until the age of nine or 10, and didn't read well ...

Gutted Dyslexia Scholarship Expansion Passes >> Dyslexia

4/11/2017 Today the House and Senate approved a gutted conference report on House Bill 1046, the Mississippi Dyslexia Therapy Scholarship expansion.

New scheme to support staff with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/11/2017 The champions can provide confidential advice on a range of issues related to dyslexia, from queries on how to pursue a Workplace Needs Assessment to advice for managers on supporting a member of their team.

SEPAC offers presentation on reading disabilities and dyslexia Thursday >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Darien's Special Education Parents Advisory Council will offer an educational presentation on understanding dyslexia/reading disabilities by reading expert, Dr.

How dyslexia affects brain function: It's not just about reading and language >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Dyslexia is not just about reading, or even language. It's about something more fundamental: How much can the brain adapt to what it has just observed?

Dyslexia doc at TRU Wednesday >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Cathy McMillan learned at a late age the truth about something that had plagued her for years. She has dyslexia. The diagnosis came as she was having her children assessed for the condition, one that comes with a variety of common traits including ...

Octavia Spencer Praises Public School Teachers For Helping Her Embrace Her Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Octavia Spencer's journey from the Alabama public school system to the silver screen is an inspiring one. The Academy Award-winning actress recently opened up about how her dyslexia has helped shape the woman she is today. “I was a dyslexic child and ...

Brain Balance Achievement Centers: Dyslexia, At Home Activities to Strengthen Reading Skills >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Dyslexia is a learning disorder characterized by difficulty reading due to problems identifying speech sounds and how they relate to letters and words on a page.

A New Law Requires Schools To Screen For Dyslexia But Funding For Key State Position Is In Question >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Now, a new state law requires school districts to do just that, but funding for a reading specialist in the N.H. Department of Education -- as required under the law to oversee the state's efforts on dyslexia -- was not included in either the Governor ...

Advocacy group wants more support for Cobb students with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 To ensure other students are diagnosed as early as possible, Moore worked with Kimberly Leftwich, a mother of two children with dyslexia, to launch an advocacy group this week that is calling for the Cobb School District to offer more programming and ...

Lawmakers hope to give teachers more training to recognize dyslexia in the classroom >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Senator John Brooks, at podium, shares a his personal experience about what it meant to grow up not knowing he had dyslexia. Brooks is joined by Assemblywoman Jo Anne Simon sponsor of the Assembly bill, and supporter Assemblyman Walter Mosley.

Kenny Logan takes bold STEP to help children with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 When I was told I was dyslexic I genuinely thought I could take medication and it would clear up within 10 days.” Logan, who went on to win 70 caps for Scotland, did not speak publicly about his dyslexia until he was 30. Even then, he admits he only ...

Legislative Bill 645 advocates for more help for dyslexic students >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Bo has dyslexia, a neurological disorder that affects areas in the brain responsible for reading. It causes inaccurate or slow reading and difficulty writing.

Octavia Spencer Opens Up About Having Dyslexia As An Adult >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 The Oscar-winning actress opened up about her experiences as an adult living with the disorder and how her childhood teachers played vital role in how she's handled dyslexia as an adult. For starters, Spencer was informed that dyslexia wasn't some kind ...

House Finance Committee Okays Funding for Elements Of "Dyslexia Law" >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Under a new law, school districts will be required this fall to screen early for reading difficulties, including dyslexia, a condition that affects the ability to read accurately and fluently and affects as many as one in five people.

New NH Law Requires Schools To Screen For Dyslexia But Funding For Key Role In Question >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 This post has been corrected and revised to reflect the following: The House Finance Committee recently approved funding for a position to work with the N.H.

Octavia Spencer Speaks Out About Growing Up with Dyslexia: 'I Just Remember Thinking Differently' >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Spencer - who stars in the new drama Gifted, out April 7 - said having dyslexia actually gave her an edge when it came to solving puzzles.

Thank you for reporting on dyslexia, exchange students >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 I would like to thank Bob Gross for the excellent articles about three items that are close to my heart; Working with dyslexic students, the mural that was done to reflect what a person experiences having a learning difference, and Rotary Youth Exchange.

Did Richard Branson just pull a prank about dyslexia and sperm banks? >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 hen Virgin Group founder Richard Branson announces that he's starting a sperm bank that will accept only donors with dyslexia, that could mean one of two things: He is actually spearheading a strange, though laudable, initiative to reduce stigma around ...

Lawmakers Observe Scranton Elementary School's Learning Program Benefiting Dyslexic Students >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 SCRANTON (KFSM)—A new program at Scranton Elementary is helping better serve students with dyslexia, and lawmakers are taking note.

These Dyslexia Fonts Stop Words From "Floating" Away >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Dyslexia Unscrambled is a Google Chrome app with more than 1,000 users, and a 4.5 star rating. Dyslexie and OpenDyslexic are more well known.

Dysmusia – how dyslexic research and therapy can overcome difficulties in reading music notation >> Dyslexia

4/10/2017 Dyslexia research shows us that there are several parts of the brain that need to communicate with each other in order to be able to read fluently.

Dyslexia Scholarship Expansion Moves To Full Senate >> Dyslexia

3/1/2017 The Senate Appropriations Committee voted today to send the Dyslexia Scholarship expansion to the full Senate. House Bill 1046, which had previously cleared the Senate Education Committee, now faces a March 8 deadline for action in the Senate.

Dyslexic pupils need more support | The National >> Dyslexia

3/1/2017 The education sector requires a structured intervention to help dyslexic pupils succeed.

The Dyslexia Association's new chair focuses on dyslexia in the workplace >> Dyslexia

3/1/2017 Richard Brown has been a supporter of the Nottingham-based Dyslexia Association for the last 6 years and in 2016 he officially took the post as Chair in a bid to develop the association to provide further support to people with dyslexia and their families.

Dyslexia Association hosts trivia fundraiser >> Dyslexia

3/1/2017 Dyslexia Association hosts trivia fundraiser. By Meredith Willse, New Era staff writer; Mar 1, 2017 Updated 7 hrs ago; 0. A little over a year after taking control of the Dyslexia Association of the Pennyrile, the new executive director is beginning to ...

General Assembly approves dyslexia bill promoted by Loudoun ... >> Dyslexia

3/1/2017 Virginia school districts will now have a specially trained reading specialist to help students with dyslexia under a bill passed by the General Assembly last week.

The true cost of ignoring dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/28/2017 We don't have our act together in relation to identifying and addressing dyslexia in schools. I have three children, all formerly diagnosed by a registered educational psychologist as dyslexic. However, that diagnosis process required me to initiate it ...

Terra Firma boss Guy Hands on buying Agent Provocateur, dyslexia and moving on from multi-million EMI loss >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 Terra Firma boss Guy Hands on buying Agent Provocateur, dyslexia and moving on from multi-million EMI loss. Share. Shruti Tripathi Chopra.

Forbes on the list for dyslexia help >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 Forbes has been chosen as one of 11 country towns to take part in the March Dyslexia Drive across inland NSW. Parents of struggling readers are invited to a free dyslexia seminar at the Forbes Services Memorial Club on Thursday March 9 at 7pm. 10 - 15% ...

3 Key Lessons No One Told You About Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 Dyslexia is described as a difficulty in learning to read or interpret words, letters, and other symbols. Each year, more than 3 million people are diagnosed with the learning disorder.

Holly Willoughby reveals how she conquers off-screen dyslexia ... >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 HOLLY WILLOUGHBY has revealed that she struggled greatly with dyslexia, but has found ways to overcome her battle while working on This Morning.

Assembly passes bill to help dyslexic students - WRIC.com >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) - Virginia school districts would have to have reading specialists trained in helping students with dyslexia under a bill passed by the ...

Holifield: Please Expand Dyslexia Scholarship >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 “I am requesting that you please support HB 1046 to expand services to Mississippi students with dyslexia,” Holifield wrote.

FIRST WITH KIDS (2/27/17): Dealing with Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 If you recognize these signs, Dr. First recommends you talk to your child's teacher and pediatrician about testing to see if your child has dyslexia. He says the sooner it is diagnosed and treatment is started, the better the chance your child will ...

Parents learn challenges dyslexia brings >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 Parents and Brazosport ISD students rotated stations Thursday in the Bess Brannen Elementary School library, with each activity offering a glimpse into the mind of a dyslexic child during the district's second dyslexia awareness workshop. “It's good to ...

New resource for students with dyslexia approved in Virginia legislature >> Dyslexia

2/27/2017 RICHMOND - Virginia school districts would have to have reading specialists trained in helping students with dyslexia under a bill passed by the General Assembly as its 2017 session drew to a close.

Speaking on dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/25/2017 Speaking on dyslexia. 24 Feb 2017, 10:59 a.m.. Dyslexia experts will speak at a free seminar in Parkes on March 10. Marianne Mullally, Dyslexia Expert, author of the up-coming book Dyslexia Answered and parent of a dyslexic child will speak at Parkes ...

A push for Dyslexia programs >> Dyslexia

2/25/2017 Albert Einstein, Robin Williams, Walt Disney, Winston Churchill, Whoopi Goldberg, Tim Tebow and Steven Spielberg have one thing in common: Dyslexia. “All of these are very famous, well-to-do, wealthy and very successful people in our American society ...

School district provides help to students with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/25/2017 Dyslexia is a general term for disorders that involve difficulty in learning to read or interpret words, letters, and other symbols, but that do not affect general intelligence.

Assembly Passes Bill to Help Dyslexic Students >> Dyslexia

2/25/2017 The bill requires that if a local school board employs reading specialists, at least one must have expertise in identifying and teaching students with dyslexia or a related disorder. That expert then would serve as a resource for other teachers in the ...

Snake oil or saviour? The coloured spectacles sparking controversy >> Dyslexia

2/24/2017 Silas Dewney, 14, says his colored glasses have helped with his dyslexia. Photo: Penny Stephens. Angela Dewney is in the latter group, and purchased two pairs of glasses with coloured lenses for her teenage boys.

Speaking on dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/24/2017 Speaking on dyslexia. 24 Feb 2017, 10:59 a.m.. Dyslexia experts will speak at a free seminar in Parkes on March 10. Marianne Mullally, Dyslexia Expert, author of the up-coming book Dyslexia Answered and parent of a dyslexic child will speak at Parkes ...

High Standards For Dyslexia Scholarship >> Dyslexia

2/24/2017 The state legislature approved the Dyslexia Therapy Scholarship program in 2012 to provide a new educational option for students with dyslexia. This program allows students to receive a scholarship worth about $5,000 to attend either a public school ...

Dyslexia bill moves forward, would expand school choice >> Dyslexia

2/24/2017 Students diagnosed with dyslexia attending schools near Mississippi's border, such as DeSoto County, could receive taxpayer support to cross state lines for services, if House Bill 1406 becomes law.

Documentary puts spotlight on dyslexia - North Shore News >> Dyslexia

2/23/2017 Cathy McMillan has popcorn at the ready in anticipation of movie night at École Windsor secondary. McMillan is screening the documentary The Big Picture: ...

Riverhead SEPTA meeting: dyslexia solutions workshop, March 1 >> Dyslexia

2/23/2017 At a public meeting on March 1, the Riverhead Special Education PTA will host two speakers who will offer support and advice on helping children with dyslexia. Danielle Brooks, a special education advocate, will help parents navigate the path toward ...

Mid-South school helps students with dyslexia grow through sports >> Dyslexia

2/23/2017 The Bodine School in Germantown is one of a kind. It's the only school in the Mid-South dedicated to teaching children with dyslexia. Marko Pavlovic is the P.E teacher at The Bodine School, but he means more to his students than his title implies. At a ...

Minnesota parents lobby for kids at 'Dyslexia Day' at State Capitol >> Dyslexia

2/23/2017 Three years ago, a scrappy group of parents and educators launched the first Dyslexia Day at the State Capitol in a small conference room, offering moving testimony from children who said their schools couldn't help them.

Let workers with dyslexia thrive in right roles >> Dyslexia

2/21/2017 PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Employers Federation (MEF) says companies should bring out the best in their workers if they are known to have dyslexia. Its executive director Shamsuddin Bardan said that bosses must know the strengths of their dyslexic ...

Local organization forms to train dyslexia tutors >> Dyslexia

2/21/2017 ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) - Two years ago, 10-year-old Olivia McKay was diagnosed with dyslexia. Five months ago, 9-year-old Audrey Miller received the same diagnosis.

An optometrist's role in dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/21/2017 Bruce Evans Optometrists have been urged to adopt a “middle of the road” approach to their role in dyslexia. The call came from Professor Bruce Evans (pictured), during his packed CET presentation concluding the first day of 100% Optical (4–6 February, ...

Don't use dyslexia as an excuse, judge tells 'bully' businessman in divorce case as he says 'even Albert Einstein ... >> Dyslexia

2/21/2017 A businessman embroiled in a bitter divorce case with his estranged wife has been criticised by a judge for using his dyslexia as an excuse, telling him "even Einstein had dyslexia". Mr Justice Moor said the man had attempted to "bully the court" at ...

Next step towards dyslexia charity shop >> Dyslexia

2/19/2017 A mum from Princes Risborough's moving towards getting a shop up and running to help people with dyslexia. Joy Little and her two daughters have to deal with the condition every day, but she says there's just not enough help or awareness.

Local organization forms to train dyslexia tutors >> Dyslexia

2/19/2017 GEORGE (AP) - Two years ago, 10-year-old Olivia McKay was diagnosed with dyslexia. Five months ago, 9-year-old Audrey Miller received the same diagnosis.

Special award for Derry school which supports pupils with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/19/2017 Holy Family Primary and Nursery School in Ballymagroarty has been awarded the prestigious BDA Dyslexic Friendly School status for the third occasion.

Unique school helps unlock minds of dyslexic children | Stuff.co.nz >> Dyslexia

2/19/2017 Toby van Rensburg says words are not so daunting now he is a student at Summit Point School. Toby van Rensburg felt dreadful when he was criticised by a ...

Kingwood mom asks teachers to catch dyslexia early >> Dyslexia

2/19/2017 Wright started a business, Gifted With Glory, to promote a multi-sensory approach to learning for children with dyslexia. She emphasizes the Orton-Gillingham approach and stated it must be applied with fidelity, meaning students need to receive the ...

Artist Jeff Thomson has his dyslexia ironed out >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 "When I was at primary school, my mother realised there was something wrong with me." Artist Jeff Thomson laughs about how he got started off as an artist at a young age.

'Normal schooling is possible' >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 Dyslexia was not wellknown until a few years ago. It was easy for DARE to deal with such children and give them the necessary coaching.

Dyslexic kids sidelined in the classroom >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian education system has failed to address the needs of dyslexic students in the country, says Persatuan Dyslexia Malaysia (PDM) president Sariah Amirin. In an interview with FMT, she said teachers were not trained to recognise ...

The Legislature Should Expand The Dyslexia Scholarship >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 Mississippi has a dyslexia crisis. Dyslexia is the most common learning disability in America and affects somewhere between 10 and 20 percent of the population.

Dyslexia strategies, information topic of presentation >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 ... Wed Feb 15, 2017. Dyslexia strategies, information topic of presentation 0 comments. Knob Noster - Kim Stuckey, a dyslexia specialist, will present a live discussion at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 21 at the Knob Noster Trails Regional Library, 202 N ...

Dyslexia seminar offers help to sufferers >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 Seminar speaker and Sydney based specialist Marianne Mullally said 10 - 15 percent of children in the local area are being diagnosed with Dyslexia. Ms Mullally aims to share her knowledge and advice to help children in Young. The seminar is aimed at ...

Identifying Students with Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 Nearly 20 percent of students have some form of reading deficiency, with most diagnosed with dyslexia, according to the International Dyslexia Association.The Senate is now considering a bill passed by the House Education Committee that would mean ...

Princess Madeleine, Who Copes with Dyslexia, to Write Children's Book >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 Sweden's Princess Madeleine is getting ready to add another title to her resumé: author. The royal mom, who copes with dyslexia (like her brother Prince Carl Philip and elder sister Crown Princess Victoria), said in a new interview that she is using ...

BRUCKNER: Dyslexia bill helps raise awareness >> Dyslexia

2/16/2017 My brother has dyslexia. In his specific case, it was never formally recognized as a learning disability by our Nebraskan school district.

Harrogate writer overcomes dyslexia to inspire youngsters >> Dyslexia

2/13/2017 An acclaimed Harrogate writer whose dyslexia is so bad she had a nervous breakdown as a young girl hopes her success will inspire others with the condition.

Organization forms to train dyslexia tutors >> Dyslexia

2/13/2017 GEORGE, Utah (AP) - Two years ago, 10-year-old Olivia McKay was diagnosed with dyslexia. Five months ago, 9-year-old Audrey Miller received the same diagnosis.

Legislator wants to add dyslexia handbook to schools >> Dyslexia

2/13/2017 PHOENIX - An Arizona legislator wants to create a dyslexia handbook to distribute to traditional public and charter schools.

Dyslexia Day at the Capitol set for March 1 >> Dyslexia

2/11/2017 Dyslexia advocates, including children, gather with Gov. Nathan Deal, left of the banner, during a previous Dyslexia Day at Capital. prev. next. Decoding Dyslexia Georgia invites the public to join the organization for Dyslexia Day at the Capitol March ...

Dyslexia documentary, talk address common reading struggles >> Dyslexia

2/11/2017 23, a showing of the documentary “The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia,” paired with a presentation, and question-and-answer session, with UC Merced Professor Jeff Gilger.

OneNote could help with dyslexia learning disabilities, study finds >> Dyslexia

2/11/2017 There are many learning disabilities that can make finding your groove in school just a little problematic. One such is dyslexia, a language-based disorder that is characterized by having difficulty reading and spelling. While there isn't a treatment ...

Local organization forms to train dyslexia tutors >> Dyslexia

2/11/2017 ADVANCE FOR THE WEEKEND OF FEB 11-12 AND THEREAFTER - In a Jan. 27, 2017 photo, Olivia MacKay, 9, reads a book at her home in St. George, Utah.

Microsoft Trial Helps Dyslexic Kids With OneNote App >> Dyslexia

2/10/2017 The trial was conducted by the British Dyslexia Association (BDA), and it found that Microsoft's OneNote digital notebook helped dyslexic children improve both their reading and spelling skills. The trial showed that the children “made more progress ...

Plans for Staten Island School for Dyslexic Kids to Go Before Parents >> Dyslexia

2/10/2017 "Our goal is to create a school whose classroom staff is trained to recognize and teach students with dyslexia and other language-based learning difficulties.

Join dyslexia awareness run at Anna varsity >> Dyslexia

2/10/2017 Chennai: The naval wing of the National Cadet Corps, 4 (TN) Naval Technical Unit, Anna University, teaming up with Madras Dyslexia Association, is organising 'HALOWINGS 17', a run for dyslexia awareness, on 12 February at Anna University at 5.30 am.

Dyslexia 'caused by poor teaching' says professor >> Dyslexia

2/10/2017 More children are being diagnosed with dyslexia - sometimes up to 30% of classes - because of poor teaching, reports the AD.

Bureaus have an interest in labeling children dyslexic: minister >> Dyslexia

2/10/2017 Bussemaker was responding to claims by a university professor on Thursday, who said that dyslexia is due to poor teaching. Anna Bosman, a professor at Radboud University in Nijmegen who has researched the condition since 2007 told the AD she believes ...

Norgaard wins first approval of bill to aid dyslexics >> Dyslexia

2/10/2017 The House Education Committee Jill Norgaard last week approved her HB 2022, which would establish a dyslexia handbook to help parents and teachers better identify and support students with dyslexia in Arizona. The bill will be voted on by the House and ...

Group of Loudoun mothers lobby for dyslexia bill in Richmond >> Dyslexia

2/10/2017 Kristin Kane, a founding member of Decoding Dyslexia VA, is a mom of three. Two of her children have dyslexia. She has been involved in discussions with legislators as to how the state can improve when it comes to supporting students with dyslexia.

Local organization forms to train dyslexia tutors >> Dyslexia

2/10/2017 ST. GEORGE, Utah (AP) - Two years ago, 10-year-old Olivia McKay was diagnosed with dyslexia. Five months ago, 9-year-old Audrey Miller received the same diagnosis.

Dyslexia: Why are boys are more frequently diagnosed than girls? >> Dyslexia

2/9/2017 Boys are diagnosed more often than girls with dyslexia, but the reason for this has long remained elusive. Scientists have now shown that differences in processing speed - the speed at which people automatically and fluently perform relatively easy ...

Support gathering for bill aimed at helping dyslexic students >> Dyslexia

2/9/2017 Senator Patty Pansing Brooks grew up with a brother who has dyslexia and says he was told he would never graduate high school, not because he wasn't smart but because his learning disability made it difficult to read and write.

Study provides clues to the sex difference in dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/9/2017 "The fact that greater variability in males' processing speed partly explains the sex difference in both dyslexia and attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder is very exciting, as it may prove to be a crucial clue in understanding brain differences ...

How to support children with dyslexia, boost their confidence >> Dyslexia

2/9/2017 According to the International Dyslexia Association, dyslexia is a language-based learning disability. Dyslexia refers to a cluster of symptoms that results in people having difficulties with specific language skills. Reading is particularly ...

Decoding Dyslexia VA to hold workshop Feb. 13 >> Dyslexia

2/9/2017 Decoding Dyslexia Virginia, a grassroots movement driven by parents focused on providing awareness and support for families on their journey with dyslexia, will hold a DDVA Workshop with Hank Millward from the VDOE! The workshop will be held on ...

New Findings on Dyslexia May Aid Diagnosis, Intervention >> Dyslexia

2/7/2017 New research on the underlying cause of dyslexia could pave the way for earlier diagnosis and intervention. Dyslexia is a common learning difficulty that affects one in every 10 to 20 people, impacting their ability to read and spell words but not ...

Local dyslexia center aims to help students >> Dyslexia

2/7/2017 Trinity Dyslexia Education Center is located at Trinity Presbyterian Church on Poplar Springs Drive. Students will undergo an evaluation that covers long and short term memory exercises, sight word recognition and comprehension skills.

Oddo sets public meetings on plans for dyslexia school | SILive.com >> Dyslexia

2/7/2017 Staten Island Borough President James Oddo sets public meetings on his plans for a charter school for dyslexics.

Ocean Springs considers city building for dyslexia school >> Dyslexia

2/6/2017 OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The city has identified five classrooms at the Taconi building on Government Street that could be used a for Coast campus of the 3-D School, a school and evaluation center for elementary students with dyslexia. If all goes ...

Me and my Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/6/2017 This is very long but i hope you read it and it helps you to see this disorder more clearly. Dyslexia…. Dyslexia - a disorder that primarley effexts reading and riting, Dyspraxia- a coodnation disorder, Dyscaluclia - basically Maths dyslexia. All ...

House Education Committee Recommends Establishing Dyslexia Handbook for Arizona Schools >> Dyslexia

2/6/2017 The House Education Committee yesterday overwhelmingly approved HB 2022, legislation sponsored by Representative Jill Norgaard (R-18) that would establish a dyslexia handbook to help parents and teachers better identify and support students with ...

Scot Scoop News : People with dyslexia overcome social difficulties >> Dyslexia

2/6/2017 For those who struggle with reading, many daily tasks, such as navigation by reading signs, can be very difficult. Sophia Wolczko.

For kids who struggle to read, Fort Mill schools are taking new steps to help >> Dyslexia

2/5/2017 Garrett Felzer, 7, has struggled to read since preschool. His mom, Lissa, worked hard to get him help through the Fort Mill school district before deciding to home school him.

Jaslok Hospital's New Campaign Sheds Light on Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/5/2017 As the name suggests, the campaign replaces regular captcha with captcha handwritten by Dyslexic children. Deployed on sites most visited by parents and teachers, the Dyslexic captcha forces people to decode dyslexic children's handwriting. On failing ...

House bill calls for dyslexia point person in school districts >> Dyslexia

2/5/2017 Legislation pending in the House of Delegates, and approved by House Appropriations Subcommittee on Elementary & Secondary Education Tuesday, would require every School Board to employ a dyslexia adviser. The bill, HB2395, would make sure that ...

House Education Committee Recommends Establishing Dyslexia Handbook for Arizona Schools >> Dyslexia

2/5/2017 The House Education Committee yesterday overwhelmingly approved HB 2022, legislation sponsored by Representative Jill Norgaard (R-18) that would establish a dyslexia handbook to help parents and teachers better identify and support students with ...

Schools' focus on dyslexia a good thing >> Dyslexia

2/5/2017 Finally, Berman and Stetson discussed some of the new programs, training and services the district is now providing and will be expanding on in the future to help children with special needs, specifically those with dyslexia. The idea, they said, was ...

Local organization forms to train dyslexia tutors >> Dyslexia

2/5/2017 Two years ago, 10-year-old Olivia McKay was diagnosed with dyslexia. Five months ago, 9-year-old Audrey Miller received the same diagnosis.

How Henry Winkler transformed private battle with dyslexia into comedy >> Dyslexia

2/5/2017 “Somebody said to me that you should write books for children about your learning challenge,” explained Winkler, who like Hank, has dyslexia, a language-based learning disability. “I thought that would be impossible. And the second time that this ...

6 ways you can help your child thrive with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/5/2017 My eldest daughter, Larissa, read her first words at three and could read wee picture books by the age of four - not a child you would ever expect to be dyslexic, and yet she is. She has a form of dyslexia called auditory processing disorder, which ...

'Yes, dyslexia does exist – let's put that argument to rest' >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 I hear this statement far too often. As with much relating to special educational needs and disability, dyslexia has been questioned and debated no end.

Reading institute to help kids with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 The Reading Institute will help coordinate tutoring for students with dyslexia at diocesan schools by providing student screening, assessments, and training tutors who will then provide one-on-one tutoring for students.

From failing in English to distinction in MBA - how author Deepshikha overcame dyslexia to pursue her passion >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 Remember how the floodgates opened when the movie Taare Zameen Par about an eight-year-old dyslexic child was released? It was perhaps the first time many of us got to know about dyslexia, a learning disability, and its impact on young children and ...

Lincoln senator advocates for dyslexia awareness >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 It affects as many as 16 percent of children and adults and is inherited genetically, meaning babies born to a dyslexic parent have a 50 percent chance of being dyslexic themselves, said Dr. Eileen Vautravers, a retired Lincoln pediatrician and ...

Annual Dyslexia Conference Coming to Albuquerque >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 LAS CRUCES---The Southwest International Dyslexia Association (SWIDA), a nonprofit dedicated to providing information and resources for people with dyslexia, will host the 30th Annual SWIDA Dyslexia Conference, February 24-25 at the Sandia Resort ...

Nigeria: How Teenager Overcame Dyslexia to Build Electrical Appliances >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 He was widely rumoured to be under a spell. He was rejected by classmates and scorned by playmates. He was suffering from Dyslexia, a form of disability that impairs reading, spelling and even writing, in children. And with such disability, he lived ...

Dyslexics learn to get support, take charge of their lives >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 Dyslexia, often characterized by difficulty in reading, is thought to be one of the most common learning disabilities. Estimates vary, but some form of dyslexia could affect up to 20 percent of the population. Advances in identification and treatment ...

Ocean Springs aldermen pave the way for dyslexia school at Taconi >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 A vote by city aldermen Monday night paved the way for establishing a much-needed Coast branch of school for evaluating and teaching students with dyslexia. As discusses earlier, the city will move forward with a lease for five classrooms at the Taconi ...

House bill calls for dyslexia point person in school districts >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 ... to deal with students with dyslexia. Legislation pending in the House of Delegates, and approved by House Appropriations Subcommittee on Elementary & Secondary Education Tuesday, would require every School Board to employ a dyslexia adviser.

Living with dyslexia >> Dyslexia

2/2/2017 Reading and writing are skills taught early in academic careers, but for students who struggle with dyslexia and other learning disabilities, even the fundamentals can be challenging.

Bella Thorne Fights Back Against Twitter User Who Mocks Her Dyslexia; 'Doesn't Matter What You Have,' Actress Says >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 Bella Thorne has never been one to shy away from tough issues and has been very open about her struggle with dyslexia. However, when an individual on Twitter decided to tweet some harsh words about the actress' learning disability, she did not take it ...

Connecting the dots with dyslexia support | The Border Mail >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 Is there anyone out there who enjoys a hit of tennis? I am a keen tennis player ... Seeking unfit jogging buddy! I'm keen to get back into the habit of jogging in the ...

Experience Dyslexia Wednesday At Marple Newtown High School >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 The Marple Newtown School District is hosting a program that will help attendees better understand dyslexia and other language-based disabilities through dyslexia simulations Wednesday night. According to the district, the program will be held form 5 p ...

Where does dyslexia begin in the brain? >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 Dyslexia is a Latin phrase which translates into modern English as “bad words”. It refers to a disorder that affects the ability to read well, comprehend written materials and to spell and write properly.

Dyslexia school could soon open in Ocean Springs >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 They travel to Dynamic Dyslexia Design, also known as the 3-D school, in Petal. It's the only special purpose school in the state that only accepts children with dyslexia, but that could soon change if the school gets approval to set up in Ocean ...

Early intervention critical in treating dyslexia >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 In Gabriella Cruz's article, "Andover seeks to improve dyslexia treatment," (Jan. 19, page 3) Sara Stetson, director of student services, states: " If you have a kid go to Landmark for three years and then come back to Andover High School, they're ...

The Dyslexia Paradox >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 In the team's first experiment, volunteers without dyslexia were asked to pair spoken words with images on a screen while the researchers used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to track their brain activity.

New Findings on Dyslexia May Aid Diagnosis, Intervention >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 New research on the underlying cause of dyslexia could pave the way for earlier diagnosis and intervention. Dyslexia is a common learning difficulty that affects one in every 10 to 20 people, impacting their ability to read and spell words but not ...

Hebrew U. researchers gain insight into brain mechanisms underlying dyslexia >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 Dyslexia is believed to affect one in every 10 to 20 people, harming their ability to read and spell words, but not affecting their general intelligence.

Ocean Springs looks at offering city building for dyslexia school >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 The school on the Coast will mirrorthat of the main campus in Petal, whose teachers are all certified dyslexia therapists. The 3-D School is a lab school for a William Carey University program that offers a master's degree in dyslexia therapy ...

Workshop aims to inform parents about dyslexia >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children is one of the nation's leading pediatric centers for the treatment of learning disorders such as dyslexia. Patients receive treatment regardless of the family's ability to pay. For more information, call 214 ...

Ocean Springs considers city building for dyslexia school >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 OCEAN SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) - The city has identified five classrooms at the Taconi building on Government Street that could be used a for Coast campus of the 3-D School, a school and evaluation center for elementary students with dyslexia. If all goes ...

Dyslexia linked to shorter memory trace of previous stimuli >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 Dyslexia is a common learning difficulty that affects one in every 10 to 20 people in the UK alone, impacting their ability to read and spell words but not affecting their general intelligence.

Finding Words in Paint: How Artists See Dyslexia >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 "I understand things visually, by finding them in paint. I don't know if my dyslexia causes me to be this way, but I have a feeling it does.

Dyslexia Awareness Network helps break down barriers - News ... >> Dyslexia

1/29/2017 Noah Hardin, 16, received private tutoring for dyslexia from Joanna Roper, a dyslexia specialist and retired teacher his mother calls one of the area's pioneers of ...

Sevenoaks' proposed new 'dyslexia specialist' school suffers a setback >> Dyslexia

1/23/2017 Plans for a new combined primary and secondary school in the Sevenoaks district have suffered a setback after county chiefs threw cold water on one of its proposed sites.

The Dyslexia Paradox >> Dyslexia

1/23/2017 In the team's first experiment, volunteers without dyslexia were asked to pair spoken words with images on a screen while the researchers used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to track their brain activity.

Harvard grad to speak about struggles with dyslexia at free event >> Dyslexia

1/23/2017 Oroville >> When parents and educators better understand a child's individual needs, they can help them succeed. That's what educators at the Butte County Office of Education have found to be true.