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Informative site for those researching dyslexia by a co-founder of Decoding Dyslexia PA (DDPA).
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3-15-2014 WRITE IT OUT #showme1in5 - YouTube

Decoding Dyslexia 3-15-2014 '1 in 5' WRITE IT OUT Campaign a collective effort of parents who have used what they learned at a recent social media conference...
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Dyslexie Font | Home

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The typeface Dyslexie is a revolutionary font, designed to simplify life for those who have dyslexia. It's easy to install.
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Holding Kids Back Doesn't Help Them

Holding Kids Back Doesn't Help Them | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
At a time when more states are moving to retain struggling students in lower grades, research shows that such efforts are counterproductive, Deborah Stipek and Michael Lombardo say.
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The International Dyslexia Association Promoting literacy through research, education and advocacy

PLAY HEARTS, NOT POKER

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Colleges With The BEST Learning Disability Programs (PHOTOS)

Colleges With The BEST Learning Disability Programs (PHOTOS) | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
Just because you have a learning disability doesn't mean you can't compete in college. Respected institutions across the country offer all kinds of excellent programs aimed at supporting the learning disabled.
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Reading and Math Disabilities: As simple as Dyslexia and Dyscalculia, or not?

Reading and Math Disabilities: As simple as Dyslexia and Dyscalculia, or not? | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
October 17th, 2014 – The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at the Harvard Medical School The topic will focus on dyslexia and dyscalculia.  Confirmed speakers are: Honi Bamberger – Towson […]
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October 17th, 2014 – The Joseph B. Martin Conference Center at the Harvard Medical School The topic will focus on dyslexia and dyscalculia.  Confirmed speakers are: Honi Bamberger – Towson University - “Teaching Mathematics to Students with Working Memory and Executive Function Difficulties” Steve Petrill – Ohio State University – “Examining the Genetic Influences on Mathematics and Reading Disability” 

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The Effects of Early Grade Retention on Student Outcomes over Time: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from Florida

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Senator Bush seeks to increase dyslexia awareness in schools

Senator Bush seeks to increase dyslexia awareness in schools | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
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Positive change on the horizon for people with dyslexia in IL.  Nice work Angela Baronello, co-founder of Decoding Dyslexia IL.

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IDA Responds to the "Dyslexia Debate"

IDA Responds to the "Dyslexia Debate" | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
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The International Dyslexia Association Promoting literacy through research, education and advocacy

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The Power of Visual Imagery: A Reading Comprehension Program for Students with Reading Difficulties: Karen Patricia Kelly: 9781890455040: Amazon.com: Books

The Power of Visual Imagery: A Reading Comprehension Program for Students with Reading Difficulties

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When the School Says No...How to Get the Yes! IEP Success w/ Vaughn Lauer - Dr Michael Hart

Welcome to my latest interview for my series entitled “From Suffering to Success.” Today we are going to discuss Dr. Vaughn Lauer’s strategies for helping parents (and teachers!) successfully negotiate an Individualized Education Program (IEP) that is truly in the best interest of their child. Dr. Lauer’s book, When the School Says No, How to
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PA Law Center Secures Two IEEs for Client with Dyslexia | Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia

Please spread far and wide as encouragement to other families.
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Law Center Secures Two IEEs for Client with Dyslexia | Public Interest Law Center of Philadelphia

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DECIPHERING DYSLEXIA: LEARN IT ONCE, USE IT FOREVER

DECIPHERING DYSLEXIA: LEARN IT ONCE, USE IT FOREVER | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it

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The series starts Tuesday, June 10 at 5PM/PT and 8PM/ET

Registration is open through midnight, Thursday, June 5th.  Sign up now and get the benefit of my 25 years of expertise as well. In many cases, I'm not only answering your questions...I'm also showing you data that you didn't even know to ask about. 
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DECIPHERING DYSLEXIA: LEARN IT ONCE, USE IT FOREVE

DECIPHERING DYSLEXIA: LEARN IT ONCE, USE IT FOREVE | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it

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Here are some of the topics we will cover:

The role of the WISC IV in diagnosing dyslexiaUnderstanding working memory and processing speed and how they fit in the dyslexia puzzleUnderstanding the interaction between AD/HD and dyslexiaCan we use the CTOPP to measure progress over time?
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DECIPHERING DYSLEXIA: LEARN IT ONCE, USE IT FOREVER

DECIPHERING DYSLEXIA: LEARN IT ONCE, USE IT FOREVER | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it

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DECIPHERING DYSLEXIA:

LEARN IT ONCE, USE IT FOREVER

 

You may have already started building your map for understanding one of the key components for taking care of your child: Understanding test scores and how they are interpreted.

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Dyslexia: An Ounce of Prevention...

Dyslexia: An Ounce of Prevention... | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
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I am thrilled that this article is written directly to the people that have influence over our children's education - the teachers.  I have two boys with dyslexia - one being quite profound - and the damage done to who they are as young men before receiving the appropriate interventions has been horrendous.  So many times, the behaviors our children exhibit due to academic failure is looked upon as the reason for not making education progress.  Please teachers, take time and get informed.  You and your students will forever be changed.

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Decoding Dyslexia PA

Decoding Dyslexia Lower Bucks County Meeting Wednesday, June 11, 2014

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Decoding Dyslexia Lower Bucks County

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

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Kathleen Carlsen,  Director Of the  Children’s Dyslexia Center

 

As director, Kathleen, have taught and trained students since 1998 to overcome Dyslexia, The Children’s Dyslexia Center of Philadelphia, since opening in 2007, has offered tutoring services to children and training to educators. Kathleen will discuss  the proven research-based, multi-sensory approach to teaching dyslexic children the basic language skills of reading, writing, and spelling.

 

7:30p.m – 9:00p.m.,  Headley Trace community clubhouse, 2 Headlely Drive.  Located on  Newtown-Yardley Drive , 1.5 miles from I-95 via the Newtown- ByPass. The meeting is free and open to the public.

 

For further information contact Anne Edwards (239.281.2390) or Georgette Helbling (267.334.0572) or by email, decodingdyslexialowerbucks@gmail.com

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Deciphering Dyslexia: A parent's map to becoming an effective advocate

Deciphering Dyslexia: A parent's map to becoming an effective advocate | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it

Enroll for this FREE eCourse now!

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In this 3 part video series, you will learn:

The many parts of language processing that are needed for skilled reading 

The most common tests for measuring those skills 

How those test results can be interpreted

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Could your child be dyslexic? | eb.gmnews.com | East Brunswick Sentinel

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Still Knocking Down Obstacles: Jovan Haye on His Inspiring Book Tour

Still Knocking Down Obstacles: Jovan Haye on His Inspiring Book Tour | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it

A couple of weeks ago, on a Thursday night, our store was packed -- standing room only -- with people who wanted to meet Jovan Haye, the author of Bigger Than Me: How a Boy Conquered Dyslexia to Pl...


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Clinical Studies Under Way * The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity

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The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity is currently recruiting 10-16 yr. old children and adolescents to participate in two unique studies designed to evaluate the effectiveness of medication on reading and attention.

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AmazonSmile: You shop. Amazon gives.

amazon donates 0.5% of your amazonsmile purchase price to the charity of your choice. support your favorite charity by starting your shopping at amazonsmile.
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Did you realize how many dyslexia organizations are on this charity list?  Since you are purchasing through Amazon anyway, this is a wonderful way to provide funds to these charities without any extra dime out of your pocket!! Take the time to sign up today - and spread the word!

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Tufts University Center for Reading and Language Research: Summer Program

Tufts University Center for Reading and Language Research: Summer Program | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
The Center for Reading and Language Research was established in 1994 by Dr. Maryanne Wolf in the Eliot-Pearson Department of Child Development.
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Ben Foss: The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan

Ben Foss: The Dyslexia Empowerment Plan | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
Decoding Dyslexia Oregon welcomed Ben Foss to speak and inspire families in Oregon on December 2, 2013. Ben talked about ways to renew your child's confidence and love of learning. His new book, Th...
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Parents seek more services to help children with dyslexia : News

Parents seek more services to help children with dyslexia : News | The World of Dyslexia | Scoop.it
Grass-roots movement stirs action in Missouri and Illinois legislatures.
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