Category: Advocacy and education

“I think dyslexia is an awesome word”: Marcus’ story

In 2018, 10-year-old Marcus wrote a letter to his MPP Jill Dunlop about his experiences […]

Cupcakes and curriculum change: Dyslexia advocacy is 365 days a year

Dyslexia Awareness Month 2019 was incredible. So much good happened last month that I’m reminded […]

Great leap forward: Right to Read inquiry

The Ontario Human Rights Commission’s Right to Read inquiry is personal. Our school board here […]

The times they are a changing…

From climate change to better education, our children are demanding change. Are we listening?

Disability inclusion: A little less conversation, a little more action

Disability inclusion: A little less conversation, a little more action. That’s the message driving Valuable 500—a global movement putting disability on the agenda of business leaders.

Top 18 in 2018: The year dyslexia pride was born

2018. It was a banner year for dyslexia awareness. The trend towards “neurodiversity”, “inclusion” and […]

Building a better future: #infirstperson interview with Brandon Ayash

This is Brandon Ayash’s story. Now 35 years old, he’s looking to change his narrative. He’s a bright, creative, articulate and hard working person who wants to build a better career for himself. Along the way, he hopes to make the world a better place for children.

6 things that scare dyslexics

It isn’t scary having dyslexia. What’s scary is the lack of understanding and support for […]

New report: How the working world can benefit from the dyslexic mind

A new report called “The Value of Dyslexia”, released today by Ernst and Young and […]