Chapters-Indigo has selected “Top 10” books for kids about dyslexia. Check them out here!
This edWebinar will present the latest research findings by Dr. Nadine Gaab and Dr. John Gabrieli on the importance of identifying students with dyslexia across all grades.
Families needed for SickKids Hospital (Toronto) research study on the genetics of reading disabilities…
An article published recently in the Journal of American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus concludes that “..the use of vision therapy has never been shown scientifically to be effective and may prevent the application of effective interventions during the critical period of development when reading disorders can best be remediated”.
The State of California has recently released new Dyslexia Guidelines, which includes recommendations on pre-service training for teachers, screening and assessment for dyslexia and effective approaches for teaching children with dyslexia. The guidelines have embraced the term ‘structured literacy’ and the IDA Knowledge and Practice Standards for Teachers of Reading!
Let’s be honest, the whole word approach to reading does not work for all students. Instead of watching a percentage of the class struggle, let’s look at well documented,research based, […]
Elaine Keenan, president of ONBIDA, and Keith Gray, founder of Dyslexia Canada give a voice to the struggles of Dyslexic people in Canada in the article by By Kas Roussy, CBC […]
Overcoming Dyslexia: What does it take? Despite claims to the contrary, empirical research has identified the characteristics of instruction that help students overcome their reading difficulties. In this second in […]