In honor of October being Dyslexia Awareness Month, I challenge you to learn more about this neurological difference which affects up to 1 in 5 people.
Here is a short video explanation of dyslexia:
And some recent articles to get you started learning more about the world of dyslexia:
- In her own words: What a 10-year-old with Dyslexia wants the world to know by Learning Ally
- Dyslexia In Disguise – Other Names for Dyslexia by Homeschooling With Dyslexia
- Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids by Mind/Shift
- Dyslexia 101: What Every Parent, Child, Teacher, and Dyslexic Needs to Know by Don Winn’s Cardboard Box Adventures
At Ladder Learning Services, we offer specialized tutoring services which can change the brains of dyslexics to make them more efficient readers and spellers. We also offer a free Dyslexia assessment for Kindergarten and 1st graders in the Atlanta area.