dyslexia News

Dyslexia: A message from a parent on dealing with the learning disability

Parents and children go through immense stress for a few years. One parent maintained it's like being in a tunnel. You don't know if there is light at the other end and even if there is, will you get to the other side?

The Early Years: Demystifying dyslexia

Children with dyslexia avoid reading aloud and become anxious when asked to read in class. This may bring back memories of childhood when they were beginning to learn how to read.


A parent shares her personal journey in coping with a dyslexic daughter

While dyslexic children mostly possess average to above average intelligence, difficulty in acquiring reading skills holds them back in school. So how do you address this issue?

6 children's books where the lead characters are dyslexic

Here are six children's books with dyslexic protagonists who not only overcome their struggles but discover their true creativity and talent in the process.

5 activities for children with learning disabilities

Every child is unique and so are their learning needs. This is why parents need to create a personalised learning path for them.

How activity boxes, flash cards can aid learning

Parents have to be the pillar of strength and support for kids suffering from dyslexia. As a parent, one should make their kids undergo proper assessment to diagnose the difficulty while reading and writing.


Decoding Dyslexia: ‘A child can be both intelligent and dyslexic’

Among those questions: What are some of the specific factors that might ameliorate or exacerbate the effects of dyslexia over a lifetime? What are the specific adult outcomes of early reading difficulties? What do the participants wish they had known about dyslexia early on?

School biased against special kids: Parent to rights panel

The girl was denied permission to appear for board exams privately since it is meant only for those students who have left school in July.

Girl with learning disability may lose an academic year

As the board exam approaches,the girl’s case is still pending with no decision taken on it yet.

‘Children with learning disabilities should not be sent to special schools’

'Kids with learning disabilities should always be ad­­mitted to normal schools',therapist.