|Darcey Bussell reveals struggle with dyslexia that drove her to hide in cupboards|
Strictly Come Dancing judge Darcey Bussell has spoken out about the crippling effect dyslexia had on her childhood - and how dance was her 'escape'. The 46-year-old former ballerina revealed how she used to hide in a cupboard at primary school to avoid ...
Daily Mail - Mon, 03 Aug 2015 12:35
|Strictly Come Dancing star Darcey Bussell tells of struggle with dyslexia in ...|
In a new book about dyslexia, Darcey, 46, says: “Hiding in a cupboard was my way of avoiding the relentless struggle of lessons at primary school. “For many years the teachers thought I was being lazy.” Ballet star Darcey adds that dance was her “escape”.
Express.co.uk - Sun, 02 Aug 2015 14:00
|Dyslexic Darcey tiptoed into school cupboard to hide agony|
The Sunday Times - Sat, 01 Aug 2015 13:37
|19th Annual DuBard Symposium to Focus on Dyslexia, Related Disorders|
The DuBard School for Language Disorders at The University of Southern Mississippi is hosting the 19th Annual DuBard Symposium: Dyslexia and Related Disorders on September 16-17, 2015 at the Thad Cochran Center on the Southern Miss Hattiesburg ...
WDAM-TV - Tue, 28 Jul 2015 13:15
|Everyday Cheapskate: Develop strategies for directional dyslexia|
Dear Mary: I am teary eyed with relief after reading your recent column, "Simple Rules to Live By," where you revealed that you have directional dyslexia. I suffer from the same thing; however, I did not realize it had a name. Directional confusion is ...
Herald & Review - Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:06
|Dyslexia gala honors woman killed in January shooting|
“One of her final wishes was that her life story impact families in the community and across the world, because dyslexia was important to her, and so I wanted to bring awareness in a big way and involve the community and the community at large to honor ...
KETV Omaha - Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:29
|Gala Honors Latecia Fox, Killed In January Shooting|
WOWT - Sun, 26 Jul 2015 08:57
|Carrying on Latecia's legacy|
KMTV - Sat, 25 Jul 2015 20:55
|Extra: Dyslexic community still faces tough challenges|
Mary Heinemann began learning about dyslexia not through her training as an educator, but when a concerned parent approached her. The parent explained that one of Heinemann's students was diagnosed with dyslexia while the family was living abroad ...
Peoria Journal Star - Sat, 25 Jul 2015 06:07
|Diagnosing dyslexia: A parent expert weighs in|
Background: Multisensory structured language tutor and parent of a dyslexic child. Vice President of the Board of Directors for the International Dyslexia Association, Upper Midwest Branch and on the Board of Education for the Brandon Valley School ...
Sioux Falls Argus Leader (blog) - Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:04
|Tackling the issues around dyslexia|
Mid Sussex Times - Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:03
|Show, don't tell: Robox believes 3D-printing can help dyslexics find a ...|
It is estimated that between 15 and 20 percent of the American population has some sort of a language-based learning disability, with dyslexia being the most common. An indiscriminate problem, researchers believe that dyslexia and similar disorders are ...
Digital Trends - Sun, 12 Jul 2015 19:29