Dyslexia and love

Dyslexia: News from the web:

Singer-actress Cher’s fling with actor Tom Cruise began after they bonded over having dyslexia.

“Then a bunch of people who were dyslexic were invited to the White House, and Tom and I are both dyslexic. We didn’t go out till way later, but there definitely was a connection there,” Cher said.

Read all about it HERE

Visit us at DyslexiaHeadlines.com
A service from Math and DyscalculiaServices.com

Dyslectic art

Dyslexia: News from the web:

120 dyslexic children from PDM’s 15 centres and three Dyslexia Genius centres nationwide, with students taking part in drawing and painting competitions and a host of other creative activities took place at this art festival.

See all details in the link for today.

Read all about it HERE

Visit us at DyslexiaHeadlines.com
A service from Math and DyscalculiaServices.com

Is Colorado dropping the ball on Dyslexia?

Dyslexia: News from the web:

Dyslexia is the leading cause of reading failure and school dropouts. Reading failure is the most commonly shared characteristic of juvenile justice offenders. One Texas study even showed that half of prisoners have dyslexia. About half of third graders in Colorado can’t read at grade level, and many are students with dyslexia.

Read all about it HERE

Visit us at DyslexiaHeadlines.com
A service from Math and DyscalculiaServices.com

Priorities for people with learning disabilities

Dyslexia: News from the web:

Young people with learning difficulties have highlighted key areas of research which could help to improve their lives.

The 10 priorities include devising approaches to tackle bullying and creating the best learning environments.

Academics will use the information to plan new research initiatives at the University of Edinburgh and worldwide.

Read all about it HERE

Visit us at DyslexiaHeadlines.com
A service from Math and DyscalculiaServices.com

Oregon takes dyslexia serious

Dyslexia: News from the web:

After the Legislature asked the Department of Education for a plan to combat dyslexia at an early age, every Oregon elementary school will begin mandatory screening of students for the learning disability this fall.

Lawmakers passed Senate Bill 1003 in the 2017 session, requiring screening for dyslexia risk factors for every kindergartner and first-grader new to Oregon. This bill also required that each elementary have a teacher undergo specialized dyslexia training.

Read all about it HERE

Visit us at DyslexiaHeadlines.com
A service from Math and DyscalculiaServices.com

Screen for all learning disabilities at once within half an hour?

Dyslexia: News from the web:

Doctors from Indian Academy for Pediatrics (IAP) have come up with Tamilnadu Dyslexia Screening Tool (TSDS), aquestionnaire, which they claim could help diagnose three types of learning difficulties – dyslexia, dysgraphia and dyscalculia – among children within half-an-hour.

Read all about it: HERE

Visit us at DyslexiaHeadlines.com
A service from Math and DyscalculiaServices.com

A notable new Dyslexia curriculum

Dyslexia: News from the web:

NoticeAbility is advancing a new methodology to educate middle and high school students with dyslexia by offering professional training and capacity building to teachers, parents and instructors who work with this population. NoticeAbility provides access to its enrichment curricula to professionals in schools, afterschool organizations and Juvenile Justice Facilities as a practical tool to support its training methodology.

Read all about it HERE

Visit us at DyslexiaHeadlines.com
A service from Math and DyscalculiaServices.com

A “facebook” for dyslexia

Dyslexia: News from the web:

Tech investor Brendan Morrissey is to launch a “bespoke social network” for children and teenagers with dyslexia and ADHD.

“One in 10 children suffer with a learning disorder so the market is enormous,” said Morrissey. “On average, three children in every classroom are dyslexic.”

Read all about it HERE

Visit us at DyslexiaHeadlines.com
A service from Math and DyscalculiaServices.com