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Set aside an hour and watch the film "Embracing Dyslexia" here: www.embracingdysl...

Luis Macias is raising funds for Embracing Dyslexia (documentary) on Kickstarter! A revealing look at dyslexia, its impact on children and their parents, and what schools should do to help.

7 Things Dyslexic Children Struggle With - My amazing girl is dyslexic. We have learned to not only be ok with this but to thrive with it. However, there are some difficulties that come with dyslexia that people don't always talk about. I am going to share some of those with you as well as a tip or two as to how we are trying to overcome these difficulties that dyslexic children struggle with. Dyslexia is not the end of your world. It's just a change in perspective.

Things Dyslexic Children Struggle With and Tips to Overcome Them

Does your child have dyslexia? Check out these 7 things dyslexic children struggle with and tips to help them overcome them.

Having to take notes by copying from a board or projection while a teacher is lecturing is challenging and ineffective for any learner, because it requires students to multitask and constantly shift modes of learning.  The process demands students to read, listen and write while making sense of the material.  However, for students with dyslexia this teaching method can be disastrous...  Come read more.

Why Copying from a Board is Ineffective for Dyslexics

Learning Specialist and Teacher Materials - Good Sensory Learning: Why Copying from a Board is Ineffective for Dyslexics

Here are 10 true facts that dyslexic people wish you to knew about them and their life.

Here are 10 true facts that dyslexic people wish you to knew about them and their life.

6 Web Text Practices That Hurt Dyslexic Users  -  Good visual descriptions of dyslexic perceptions of text.  -petra

6 Web Text Practices That Hurt Dyslexic Users - Good visual descriptions of dyslexic perceptions of text.

“I am Dyslexic” is a short but very interesting mini-documentary about dyslexia and how it affects people. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bCf0JOhPV64

“I am Dyslexic” 12 minute mini-documentary with stories told from the point of view of people who actually have dyslexia

A common difficulty for individuals with dyslexia is word finding problems.  Come learn some strategies for improving memory!

Dyslexia Strategies: Improving Your Memory for Names

A common difficulty for individuals with dyslexia is word finding problems. Come learn some strategies for improving memory!

The difference between #dyslexia and auditory processing disorder #APD

The Difference Between Dyslexia and Auditory Processing Disorder

Dyslexia and auditory processing disorder (APD) can impact reading, writing and listening skills in different ways. Use this chart to learn the differences between them.

Signs of Dyslexia, listing from pre-school through adolescence and adulthood.

Signs of Dyslexia - Abundant Life

Dyslexia - Oh No You Didn't - Unbelievable Things We've Heard at IEP Meetings & Why They're Incorrect.

Dyslexia - There is a wonderful PDF (All About Dyslexia) at the end of this article to give to schools explaining dyslexia, instructional techniques, advocacy & accommodations.

This Font Simulates What It's Like to Have Dyslexia | Mental Floss

This Font Simulates What It's Like to Have Dyslexia

This Font Simulates What It's Like to Have Dyslexia | Mental Floss

"As a mom of two kids with dyslexia—and as a person with dyslexia myself—there's a lot I've learned over the years. Despite what I now know, however, I still sometimes feel misunderstood as a parent. There are times when I don't want to have to explain what dyslexia is or what my kids need. But I still do explain, both to school staff and to other parents."

7 Things I Wish People Knew About Parenting Kids With Dyslexia

Super Effective Program Teaches Children Of All Ages To Read.

Great motivational and practical tips poster for Dyslexia in the General Classroom.

Dyslexia in the General Classroom Poster - Positive Dyslexia

Great motivational and practical tips poster for Dyslexia in the General Classroom.

These apps are designed to help students with dyslexia develop literacy skills at a manageable pace.

7 iPad Apps to Help Students With Dyslexia

7 iPad Apps to Help Students with Dyslexia - These apps are designed to help students with dyslexia develop literacy skills at a manageable pace.

"It's true that the Orton–Gillingham (OG) approach is well-regarded in the field of dyslexia. But there's no research that supports the claim that it's 'the best' way to teach kids with dyslexia."

What Research Supports Orton–Gillingham?

"It's true that the Orton–Gillingham (OG) approach is well-regarded in the field of dyslexia. But there's no research that supports the claim that it's 'the best' way to teach kids with dyslexia."

HBO's "Journey Into Dyslexia" 12-minute video; http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded=6pm0k9WPo6k:

"Being stigmatized with the label ""learning disabled"" can have a devastating effect on children struggling with dyslexia. Facing the social and academic challenges of growing up and going to school when

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