|Dyslexia can be overcome with nursery rhymes and music, says Cambridge ...|
It's estimated that up to 1 in every 10 people in the UK has a certain degree of dyslexia and Britain has one of the worst rates because the language is so difficult to learn. Prof Goswami recommended clapping games, music, nursery rhymes and marching ...
Telegraph.co.uk - Fri, 22 May 2015 12:07
|Senate Passes Bill To Help Students With Dyslexia|
HARTFORD — The Senate unanimously passed a bill that would help ensure that students with dyslexia are identified and getting the services they need, which isn't the case now, according to many parents and experts who testified at a hearing earlier in ...
Hartford Courant - Wed, 20 May 2015 14:40
|New dyslexia bill advances in Connecticut|
CT News (blog) - Wed, 20 May 2015 12:02
|Friends Academy offering teaching strategies for dyslexia|
During this training, in addition to learning about dyslexia and reading disorders, participants will learn the following fundamental elements of the Orton-Gillingham approach: an introduction to phonology, handwriting instruction, basic phonics ...
SouthCoastToday.com - Thu, 21 May 2015 08:56
|Morton Parents Voice Concern Over Dyslexia|
It was a common child learning disorder, dyslexia. One year ago, the parents appeared at the board meeting to raise concerns. On Tuesday, they said little has changed, but the district says it's working on it. Mary Beth Peterson has a 14 year old ...
CIproud.com - Tue, 19 May 2015 21:41
|What Reading Really Looks Like When You're Dyslexic|
Thirty years ago, when Christian Boer was first learning how to read while growing up in the Netherlands, he made a lot of mistakes. His teacher didn't attribute his challenges to what would eventually be diagnosed as dyslexia—she just told Boer to ...
GOOD Magazine - Mon, 11 May 2015 13:31
|Mississippi lawmaker pushes for dyslexia awareness|
WASHINGTON – Rep. Steven Palazzo and his wife, Lisa, recognized about three years ago that their youngest son, Bennett, was struggling with reading so they hired tutors, but nothing seemed to work. They had the fourth-grader tested recently and learned ...
Jackson Clarion Ledger - Sat, 16 May 2015 14:56
|Lawmakers on mission to push for dyslexia awareness|
Hattiesburg American - Sat, 16 May 2015 18:12
|Brain scans show dyslexia, dysgraphia require different types of treatment|
Brain-based language problems such as dyslexia and dysgraphia fall under the general heading of "specific learning disability," but a new study from the University of Washington shows that they are distinct disorders that require different types of ...
The Seattle Times - Fri, 01 May 2015 05:06
|Richard Branson: Dyslexia got me where I am today|
The future billionaire would drop out of school at the age of 15 due in part to his learning disability. But clearly he did not let it prevent him from going on to greatness. "Dyslexia is a kind of disability, but actually it's an opportunity if you ...
KCCI Des Moines - Fri, 08 May 2015 03:18