A disorder in one of more of the basic psychological processes involved in understanding or in using spoken or written language. May manifest itself in imperfect ability to listen, think, speak, read, write, spell, or do mathematical calculations.
Dyslexia could have surprising evolutionary benefits, research says. A new study conducted by psychologists from University of Cambridge on the characteristics of developmental dyslexia (DD) asserts that the neurological elements of DD could actually be advantageous under different circumstances.
Each month we publish blogs and newsletters full of digital learning, funding, professional growth, social media, and STEM resources. Below are items from our blogs and newsletters that educators turned to the most in May.
Noah Text is specialized scaffolded text that allows readers to see sound parts within words, providing a way for struggling readers to decode and enunciate words that are difficult to access. The text highlights syllables and long-vowel words while keeping words intact.
Texthelp’s Read&Writekeyboard replacement boosts confidence and attainment for struggling readers and everyone who is improving their English, including students with learning difficulties or dyslexia, as well as English learners.
Dyslexia for a Day: A Simulation of Dyslexia is a kit that can be used by individuals or groups of experienced teachers, teacher-training candidates, practitioners, immediate and extended family members, or anyone else interested in learning more about dyslexia and what those with dyslexia often experience when reading, writing, and processing.