|'White matter' behaves differently in children with dyslexia|
Trans-institutional neuroimaging research at Vanderbilt University finds that the brain may be structured differently in children with dyslexia, a reading disorder that affects up to 17 percent of the population. The behavioral characteristics of ...
Vanderbilt University News - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:07
|Op-ed: Thousands of Utah children have unrecognized dyslexia|
Our Utah public school population includes more than 600,000 students, and National Institutes of Health research shows that 20 percent, or 120,000 of these students, are affected by dyslexia. Recognizing that dyslexia is the most common learning ...
Salt Lake Tribune - Sat, 25 Oct 2014 06:41
|Dyslexia Awareness Month|
My FOX Carolinas - Sun, 26 Oct 2014 06:22
|Parents, kids rally for dyslexia programs|
Winnipeg Free Press - Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:00
|Brain Balance educates families about dyslexia|
CORNELIUS – The Brain Balance of Cornelius will hold a dyslexia workshop Nov. 11 for teachers and parents who are looking for a better understanding of dyslexia and what they can do to help children with the learning disability to succeed. Guests will ...
Huntersville Herald - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:33
|Lufkin ISD helps teachers and students cope with dyslexia|
Kyler's first grade teacher discovered she was dyslexic. This is a learning disability that affects nearly two hundred students in Lufkin. Soon after she began learning how to cope with dyslexia, Kyler noticed her younger sister, Kenley, was struggling ...
KTRE - Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:26
|How dyslexia center would help Erie kids: Michael Plazony|
The National Institutes of Health research shows that dyslexia is more common than you might think, affecting up to 1 in 5 children and adults, from all socioeconomic backgrounds. It's one of the most inheritable disorders; 50 percent of people with ...
GoErie.com - Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:56
|Children with dyslexia can succeed in school|
It's the most common learning disability, affecting roughly 1 in 10 Americans and 20 percent of school-age children. Yet in many cases, it goes largely undiagnosed. It's dyslexia, a language-based learning disability that results in problems with ...
U-T San Diego - Tue, 07 Oct 2014 18:02
|Local teachers are on their way to unlocking dyslexia|
October is National Dyslexia Awareness Month, making it particularly timely for what is going on at Bossier Instructional Center. A-Kids'-Choice Foundation is sponsoring a three-day workshop titled "Unlocking Dyslexia" for approximately 75 elementary, ...
KTAL - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 20:45
|One San Diego Mother's Battle For Her Dyslexic Son|
Dyslexia was identified as a disorder in 1881 by Oswald Berkhan. Yet San Diego County parents are still fighting with school districts over how to help students with the world's most common learning disability. Here's how the challenge played out for ...
KPBS - Thu, 16 Oct 2014 06:52