Tag: Nancy Young

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 […]

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 […]

New study: Chatting with your child may promote early literacy

A new American study published in Pediatrics journal finds that conversing with your young child is beneficial to the acquisition of language skills. But don’t expect it to prevent dyslexia.

My mom, dyslexia and the #phonicsdebate

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

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 […]

Photo essay: Understanding dyslexia—the first Canadian conference

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