|Educator Cathleen Tomlinson, 68, advocate for students with dyslexia, dies|
Tomlinson worked with many kids one-on-one, and was constantly giving fellow teachers feedback, advice and new ideas about how to teach dyslexic students. But she also advocated for her students' needs on a larger stage. Tomlinson lobbied the New ...
taosnews - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 23:22
|Local student's dyslexia diagnosis leads to honor roll|
Spielberg, who has directed and produced movies such as “E.T.: The Extraterrestrial” and “Jurassic Park,” did not discover he had dyslexia until he was in his late fifties. According to Dale, he wrote and produced “The Goonies” because he had always ...
Myhorrynews - Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:45
|Ben Youngs reveals how rugby helped him tackle dyslexia as England's scrum ...|
'I struggled academically because I suffer from dyslexia, like a lot of rugby players. My brother and my dad do. Sport was always the escape route. Having a ball in my hand was the best thing that could happen to let me express myself.' Not that Ben ...
Daily Mail - Sun, 30 Aug 2015 14:33
|New law requires schools to screen students early for dyslexia|
The 17-year-old, who wasn't diagnosed with dyslexia until the end of fourth grade, will graduate soon with a high GPA and a substantial amount of private tutoring under her belt. She's hoping that the next generation of Portland Public Schools students ...
Portland Tribune - Tue, 25 Aug 2015 01:03
|New dyslexia center looks to open after closure|
By the end of the month, the Children's Dyslexia Centre of Central Pennsylvania will officially close its doors. But with help from the board of governors, the area won't be without a new dyslexia center for long. Angie Williams, a board member and ...
Centre Daily Times - Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:41
|6 study tips for students with dyslexia|
Merriam-Webster dictionary defines dyslexia as a “condition in the brain that makes it difficult for an individual to read, write and spell.” People diagnosed with this learning disability are frequently stereotyped as “lazy, dumb, careless, immature ...
USA TODAY College - Thu, 20 Aug 2015 12:57
|EagleBank Sponsoring Dyslexia 5K Run|
EagleBank is sponsoring Decoding Dyslexia Virginia's 5K Run for Dyslexia on October 11 at Burke Lake Park in Fairfax Station. Decoding Dyslexia is a grassroots movement focused on linking families to resources, support, and educational interventions ...
Falls Church News Press - Wed, 26 Aug 2015 16:53
|Justin Wilson went extra mile for people with dyslexia|
INDIANAPOLIS -- By now we know the extraordinary driving abilities of Justin Wilson, but you might not know he was dyslexic and devoted a tremendous amount of time toward helping people who share that disability. Wilson was a friend to 8-year-old ...
WRTV Indianapolis - Tue, 25 Aug 2015 21:18
|Indianapolis 8-year-old lives Justin Wilson's legacy|
WTHR - Tue, 25 Aug 2015 20:11
|Justin Wilson's impact extended beyond the track|
WISH-TV - Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:48
|IndyCar driver Justin Wilson leaves legacy in Indianapolis|
Fox 59 - Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:09
|Cavin: To Justin Wilson, the spotlight was to be shared|
Indianapolis Star - Tue, 25 Aug 2015 11:22
|British IndyCar Driver Justin Wilson Dies of Injuries From Pocono Crash|
New York Times - Mon, 24 Aug 2015 18:22