Understanding Dyslexia – Part 2

Unpacking the Definition - Problems in Practice I want to unpack the definition of Dyslexia that I provided to you in part 1 of this series.  As a refresher, I will provide the definition again: “Dyslexia is a specific learning disability that is neurological in...

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Understanding Dyslexia – Part 1

I want to write to help people understand Dyslexia. To define it, to conceptualize it, and to perhaps recognize it.  I believe this type of writing will also help to reduce some of the stigma that can occur around the label Dyslexia. I am composing a 2-part blog...

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Best Teaching Practices for Struggling Readers

Dyslexia, reading disability, learning disability, or learning difference. Whatever you call it, if your child is not reading at grade level or has difficulty with spelling, your child demonstrates a typical learning profile. The “typically” developing brain will...

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