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Book review: David Flink’s “Thinking Differently” educates and empowers

David Flink’s Thinking Differently (2014) is my favourite “parent/self help” guide to dyslexia and learning […]

What barriers to equality do people with dyslexia face?

Today, on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the UN reports that: “Persons with […]

Why our schools need to say dyslexia

Me at three. I remember this day clearly. I insisted on dressing myself. Mismatched mittens […]

Ask an expert: Q&A with Nancy Young (part 2 of 2)

In our new series, “Ask an expert,” we talk to the professionals who devote their […]

History of dyslexia: Life magazine 1944

On April 10, 1944, Life magazine published a feature article about dyslexia.

How i didn’t learn to read

I’m a child and this is how I learnt to read or you could say […]

2017: It’s time for change!

As a parent, I struggle daily to ensure my daughter gets the help she needs […]

What students with dyslexia want you to know

The student panel at the 2016 dyslexia conference in Toronto blew the audience away with […]

Study: Dyslexia-related gaps can appear by first grade

No surprise for parents of children with dyslexia: researchers have found that academic gaps related […]