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Working Memory Challenges in Dyslexia - Not Dependent on Phonology

Working Memory Challenges in Dyslexia - Not Dependent on Phonology | Dyslexia support group | Scoop.it

Dyslexia is more than phonology. This research study provides more evidence that working memory challenges seen in people with dyslexia are not dependent on phonological issues. The study was performed in compensated and non-compensated adults with dyslexia. Study subjects were chosen from university-attending dyslexic students.

It's important that the research and scientific community identify what challenges persist and what challenges have been overcome when planning programs, classrooms, and workplaces for people with dyslexia. 

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Dyslexia Sex Differences: Female Brains Are Wired Differently

Dyslexia Sex Differences: Female Brains Are Wired Differently | Dyslexia support group | Scoop.it
Previous neural models of dyslexia have focused heavily on male neuroanatomy, but a new study of the reading disability finds that the brains of dyslexic women are wired differently.
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Understanding Research: Video Games and Reading

Understanding Research: Video Games and Reading | Dyslexia support group | Scoop.it

“Action video games enhance many aspects of visual attention, mainly improving the extraction of information from the environment,” said Andrea Facoetti, Ph.D., of the University of Padua and the Scientific Institute Medea of Bosisio Parini in Italy.

 

“Dyslexic children learned to orient and focus their attention more efficiently to extract the relevant information of a written word more rapidly.”

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Memory Tricks for Dyslexia Video - Dyslexic Advantage

Memory Tricks for Dyslexia Video - Dyslexic Advantage | Dyslexia support group | Scoop.it
Lee Pascal, long time dyslexia teacher shares his tricks for memory...
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