Tag: literacy

My mom, dyslexia and the #phonicsdebate

Summary: It’s nothing new that some reading experts blame parents for their children’s reading difficulties. […]

5 things a 12-year-old wants you to know about dyslexia

My 12-year-old daughter has a pretty kick-ass attitude about dyslexia. It’s more of a footnote¹ to […]

Telling our own story/ies

“We deserve a chance…not to be defined by what we struggle with and what we are […]

Book review: Secret Code Actions™ – Parent Edition

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

How i didn’t learn to read

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

Say dyslexia

It’s getting harder to ignore the growing number of dyslexia naysayers in the world. Educators and reading experts are meant to help us, but it hurts when they won’t say dyslexia.

Photo essay: Understanding dyslexia—the first Canadian conference

The first Canadian Dyslexia Conference was a who’s who of educators and literacy experts.