Positive Aspects of Dyslexia

positive aspects of dyslexia

There are lot of talks on different offline/online forums regarding the positive aspects of dyslexia. Every parent wants to know if the reading and spelling weakness due to dyslexia has been compensated elsewhere in the child’s ability? There is no straight ‘Yes or No’ to this. People on forums will tell you that Students with … Read morePositive Aspects of Dyslexia

Top 10 famous scientists with dyslexia

albert einstein had dyslexia

Pretty unfortunate that still many people equates dyslexia with lower IQ. Considering the number of famous inventors, scientists, actors, presidents born with dyslexia, it is evident that dyslexia have nothing to do with low IQ. Who could’ve thought the most brilliant mind ever born in the history of humankind, Albert Einstein, had difficulty with reading … Read moreTop 10 famous scientists with dyslexia

Raspberry Pi equipped glasses that read texts to dyslexic wearers

oton glass for dyslexia raspberry pi

Text-to-voice is an excellent outcome of character recognition technology that every dyslexic or visually impaired can benefit from. Popular Apps like Smartynote Pro and Evernote widely use this functionality to serve their users who have learning disorder. Taking a step further, A Japanese company implemented the technology in a pair of smart glasses. Keisuke Shimakage … Read moreRaspberry Pi equipped glasses that read texts to dyslexic wearers

Georgia dyslexia organization to expand its Teacher Training Scholarship Program

International Dyslexia Association – Georgia announced that they will be expanding their Teacher Training Scholarship Program in 2019. According to the press release, IDA-GA will going to award scholarships four times a year. The first application deadline is Jan. 1 for Georgia teachers and administrators to apply for approved structured literacy teacher training. Awards for which will be … Read moreGeorgia dyslexia organization to expand its Teacher Training Scholarship Program

Dyslexic mom hopes to inspire people facing difficulties by writing a book

Nakita Shields, of Inverness, is a 30 year single mum with a vision to inspire people struggling through tough times by writing a book. Being dyslexic from childhood, Nakita says that she suffered years of bullying and negativity as a youngster because of her learning disorder. I hope that by writing this book proves anyone can … Read moreDyslexic mom hopes to inspire people facing difficulties by writing a book

Oklahoma’s Science Museum to debut ‘Beautiful Minds- Dyslexia and the Creative Advantage’

Oklahoma’s Science Museum ‘smART Space’ will debut the exhibition “Beautiful Minds — Dyslexia and the Creative Advantage” with a gallery opening from 6 to 8 p.m.  The event aims to explore the minds, art and successes of people who have or had dyslexia. It will feature work from Steve Jobs, Leonardo Da Vinci, Albert Einstein, Agatha Christie and … Read moreOklahoma’s Science Museum to debut ‘Beautiful Minds- Dyslexia and the Creative Advantage’

Signs and symptoms of Dyslexia

signs and symptoms of dyslexia

Today, we are going to talk about the symptoms of Dyslexia. How can the signs of dyslexia be identifed early? But first, we must know what exactly a dyslexia is? Dyslexia is a specific learning disability in reading. Kids with dyslexia have trouble connecting the letters they see to the sounds those letters make. Dyslexia … Read moreSigns and symptoms of Dyslexia

What is Dyslexia? What are the Different Types of Dyslexia?

what is dyslexia and what are the types of dyslexia

What is Dyslexia? Dyslexia is a specific learning disability in reading. Kids with dyslexia have trouble connecting the letters they see to the sounds those letters make. Dyslexia affects the part of the brain that deals with processing language and graphic symbols. Other than reading, Kids with dyslexia will have trouble writing and spelling words as well. … Read moreWhat is Dyslexia? What are the Different Types of Dyslexia?