Dyslexic spies: There are benefits worth waiting for
Thirty years on, I am still dyslexic, I still can't spell but am rather more militant about it. In fact – I think it's your problem. After all, as the dyslexic journalist AA Gill pointed out, you're the people who thought it was a smart idea to spell ...
The Independent - Mon, 22 Sep 2014 11:45

My dyslexia means I can't spell, but I can be a spy
Spectator.co.uk (blog) - Tue, 23 Sep 2014 08:07

GCHQ employs more than 100 dyslexic and dyspraxic spies
Telegraph.co.uk - Sun, 21 Sep 2014 02:56

Dyslexic spies: GCHQ's secret strategy to tackle terrorism and espionage
RT - Mon, 22 Sep 2014 07:37

GCHQ employs dozens of dyslexic 'spies' with special skills to help crack codes
Daily Mail - Sun, 21 Sep 2014 04:45

GCHQ anti-terror chiefs harnessing minds of 120 dyslexic and dyspraxic spies ...
Mirror.co.uk - Sun, 21 Sep 2014 10:26

Employers “frightened” of taking on dyslexic people
Recruiter - Tue, 23 Sep 2014 05:00



Committee examines the science of dyslexia
Yale experts on dyslexia took part in a hearing on Sept. 18 in Washington, D.C. to examine the latest scientific research on the condition, which affects one out of every five people in the United States. The hearing was sponsored by the Committee on ...
Yale News - Tue, 23 Sep 2014 12:52

Committee explores dyslexia research, educational opportunities
The Ripon Advance - Tue, 23 Sep 2014 03:52



To help dyslexic pupils, go to the root of how children learn
Indeed, many researchers say that the biggest problem for dyslexic children is not so much their condition, but that the current system – with its emphasis on memorising facts and meeting fixed milestones at young ages – leads them to lose confidence ...
The Guardian - Mon, 22 Sep 2014 06:35

Flippin schools implement dyslexia intervention
Arkansas Act 1294 is a law that says public school districts must become aware of the signs of dyslexia, screen students and provide intervention. The law has not been fully implemented, but will be in 2015-2016. It is designed to ensure students with ...
Baxter Bulletin - Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:00

Text-To-Speech Apps Aid Students With Dyslexia
"I was astonished by the number of students with learning disabilities, and I mentioned this to Dror, who -- being a skillful programmer -- suggested that we develop an application that can improve the learning capabilities for those with dyslexia or ...
InformationWeek - Tue, 16 Sep 2014 06:09



Dyslexia in Chinese
Until recently it was assumed that dyslexia had a universal biological origin, whatever language a person was reading. But being dyslexic in Chinese is not the same as being dyslexic in English, according to Wai Ting Siok of Hong Kong University. Her ...
The Economist (blog) - Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:54

How Being Dyslexic and 'Lousy in School' Made Shark Tank Star Barbara ...
The brassy 65-year-old Edgewater, N.J., native chalks her nagging insecurity up to her ongoing struggle with dyslexia, she told Entrepreneur.com on the Shark Tank set last week. She only realized she had dyslexia all along when her son Tom was ...
Entrepreneur (blog) - Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:45

One student's dyslexia changed how a community viewed learning
When Liz Woody's son Mason was in third grade, he struggled to read basic words. After Woody moved Mason to a specialized school, she set out to transform techniques to reach struggling readers. John Tulenko of Learning Matters has the story.
PBS NewsHour - Wed, 03 Sep 2014 18:18


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