|Representative joins with nonprofit to raise dyslexia awareness in Humble ISD|
State Rep. Dan Huberty, R-Kingwood, has joined forces with Humble ISD Education Foundation to raise awareness of dyslexia. Dyslexia is a reading disability that occurs when the brain does not properly recognize and process certain symbols. Huberty and ...
Chron.com - Tue, 26 Aug 2014 12:41
|Education bill to shed light on dyslexia|
Jennifer Hillman of Vilonia describes her 10-year-old daughter, Molly, as a poster child for dyslexia. She's smart, extremely talented but has low self-esteem. She also has problems with reading and spelling. Molly, Hillman said, struggles daily with ...
Log Cabin Democrat - Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:37
|Scots rugby ace Kenny Logan tackles dyslexia|
SCOTS rugby star Kenny Logan is fronting a controversial treatment for dyslexia – six years after the company that pioneered it went bust. The star is backing the Dore Programme which had previously claimed a 90 per cent success rate treating dyslexia, ...
Scotsman - Tue, 26 Aug 2014 17:33
|Dyslexia, autism awareness low among teachers|
If the films like Taare Zamin Par did raise awareness about little known dyslexia problem among children, the things do not appear to have gone far in tackling it. A recent survey by two city doctors has revealed that knowledge that helps teachers ...
The Hindu - Sun, 24 Aug 2014 00:14
|Dan Corkery: Decoding what dyslexia is and is not|
A good first step for parents is to learn what the condition is, says Marilyn Kay of Urbana, a longtime advocate for dyslexics. She recommends the website of the International Dyslexia Association: interdys.org/FAQ.htm. And there are other good ...
Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette - Sun, 10 Aug 2014 05:22
|On the job with Leslie Bruton of Greengate School for Dyslexia in Huntsville|
Ambition: "My goal is to one day live in a community that is so informed about Greengate and dyslexia that a parent could approach a teacher, about her child's reading or spelling issues, and that teacher would respond, 'It could be dyslexia ...
The Huntsville Times - al.com - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 08:33
|Malaysian artist overcomes dyslexia, creates art to inspire the world|
Childhood can be difficult–dealing with homework, classmates, teachers, parents, and sweaty, screaming gym coaches is enough to frustrate anyone. But add a learning difficulty like dyslexia to that mix and “difficult” becomes a drastic understatement.
ROCKETNEWS24 - Sun, 10 Aug 2014 02:02
|UK dyslexia charities should give balanced view on expensive lenses to improve ...|
Between 3-6% of children in the UK have substantial difficulties learning to read, a condition often referred to as "dyslexia." They are at high risk of educational underachievement, explain consultant ophthalmologist Philip Griffiths and colleagues in ...
Science Codex - Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:30