|Portrait of a dyslexic artist, who transforms neurons into 'butterflies'|
A neurological disorder, dyslexia is primarily characterized as an unexpected difficulty learning to read despite intelligence, motivation and education, according to Sally Shaywitz, author of “Overcoming Dyslexia” and co-director of the Yale Center ...
PBS NewsHour - Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:18
|Auburn running back Peyton Barber not letting dyslexia, ADHD slow him down|
Barber was diagnosed with dyslexia, a reading disorder that affects how the brain interprets words and symbols, and though it wasn't surprising, the official diagnosis provided a sense of relief for the freshman. The running back was diagnosed with ...
The Birmingham News - al.com - Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:44
|Auburn's Barber diagnosed recently with dyslexia|
USA TODAY - Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:18
|Barber adjusting to life with dyslexia, ADHD|
Dothan Eagle - Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:30
|AUBURN FOOTBALL: Redshirt freshman RB Peyton Barber adjusting to life with ...|
Opelika Auburn News - Wed, 16 Apr 2014 14:00
|Therapists at dyslexia centres being trained to teach more subjects|
SINGAPORE — Facing difficulties in hiring enough qualified teachers and a rising demand for places at its centres for students with dyslexia, the Dyslexia Association of Singapore (DAS) is training its educational therapists to be “dual specialists ...
TODAYonline - Sun, 20 Apr 2014 13:15
|Houses passes education aid for dyslexia|
More educational help is coming for families with children affected by dyslexia. The Missouri House approved a bill sponsored by Rep. Eric Burlsion, (R) Springfield, to expand Bryce's Law so that it applies to children with dyslexia.
KSPR - Fri, 18 Apr 2014 05:33
|There's No Such Thing as Dyslexia|
For many people, however, dyslexia is not the same thing as reading difficulty but, rather, a complex condition that requires clinical judgement to diagnose. A fundamental problem here is that the criteria employed for this purpose are inconsistently ...
Daily Beast - Tue, 01 Apr 2014 02:46
|Parents seek more services to help children with dyslexia|
Many people think of dyslexia simply as reversing letters and numbers, or seeing words backward. But learning disability associations say it is much more. The disorder causes a person's brain to process and interpret information differently, affecting ...
STLtoday.com - Tue, 08 Apr 2014 22:11
|Missouri's House approvals to a measure designed to help children with dyslexia|
The Missouri House Thursday, April 17, approved a measure to allow schoolchildren with dyslexia to be eligible for scholarships from charitable groups and individuals. The measure adds dyslexic children to a law passed in 2013 known as "Bryce's Law," ...
South County Mail - Sun, 20 Apr 2014 08:56
|Missouri House approves measure designed to help children with dyslexia|
The Republic Monitor (subscription) - Sat, 19 Apr 2014 01:26
|Local woman hid dyslexia condition from teachers, parents|
Dr. Mark Eckert is an associate professor at MUSC and studies learning disabilities and says most people don't understand dyslexia. He says it's not just having trouble reading; the developmental reading disorder is also about not being able to sound ...
Live 5 News - Thu, 17 Apr 2014 15:58