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DYSLEXIA NEWS

We are all wonders, says bestselling children’s author Dav Pilkey

November 28, 2019 6:13 pm

In India on a book tour, the creator of the 'Captain Underpants' and the 'Dog Man' series talks about how readers make the world a better place.

'I realised I was dyslexic when my daughter was diagnosed'

October 22, 2019 12:09 pm

Dyslexia is an alternative way of thinking. Research shows that dyslexic brains, because of their different wiring, have an ability to recognise patterns, decode the bigger picture and make connections others cannot see.

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

March 05, 2019 11:27 am

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?

6 children's books where the lead characters are dyslexic

February 08, 2019 6:51 pm

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.

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

March 04, 2019 1:02 pm

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?

The Early Years: Demystifying dyslexia

March 04, 2019 1:09 pm

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.

5 activities for children with learning disabilities

October 20, 2018 9:00 am

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

October 04, 2018 6:06 pm

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’

October 01, 2018 3:56 pm

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

January 11, 2014 1:07 am

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.