Whether your child has been diagnosed with dyslexia, or you suspect they have it based on things you’re seeing, it can take a while to wrap your head around exactly what that means, and what your next steps need to be. Try not to get overwhelmed with all the information. Take a deep breath. Know that your child, and their future, is very bright. Though many … [Read More...] about Top 5 Things A Parent of a Child With Dyslexia Should Know
For most kids, there is a part in the brain that takes over when reading, which makes the process quickly become automatic. For children with dyslexia, it doesn’t work that way. When reading, they don’t use this part of the brain. Instead, … [Read More...] about What Type of Reading Instruction Do Kids with Dyslexia Need?
It's my firm belief, and research clearly shows, that reading programs in the elementary grades should be changed, particularly for kids in K-3rd grade. If a structured, explicit, multisensory program were used in classrooms, all children … [Read More...] about Why Reading Programs Should Change