Category: Resources

What science is telling us: Do dyslexic brains work differently? What reading instruction works best?

Neuroscience is painting an interesting picture of the dyslexic brain, and how it processes information. A new report, The Neurobiology of Dyslexia, has brought together the best of neuroscience with the best of reading science to show how the dyslexic brain works when reading, and how effective reading instruction can change the brain.

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 […]

Video: What’s it like to be dyslexic?

What’s it like to be dyslexic? That’s a very good question, and you know what? […]

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 […]

Book review: Secret Code Actions™ – Parent Edition

When my copy of Secret Code Actions™ — Parent Edition arrived, it barely fit into […]

Book review: My Dyslexia

“This much is clear: The mind of the dyslexic is different from the minds of […]

Campaign: Helping your child, and you, #BeUnderstood

Understood.org is a helpful and trusted source of information about learning and attention issues. Their […]

In first person: how does #dyslexia affect your relationship to language?

The Oxford Dictionary invited three guest contributors to explain, in their own unedited words, how their […]

Study: Dyslexia-related gaps can appear by first grade

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

Welcome to the dyslexic library

The dyslexic library is curated by a dyslexic mother & daughter who love books, bookstores and libraries. Yes, dyslexics are readers too!