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Dyslexia / Dec 13, 2018
Today's schools are failing kids with dyslexia. It’s time for an overhaul of classroom proportions, don’t you think?Read more
Dyscalculia / Dec 13, 2018
Ah, we remember the good ol’ days when we had to memorize our times table. But is memorizing the best way to learn math? This study doesn’t think so.Read more
Dyslexia / Dec 13, 2018
In every difficulty, there's a gift. Are you realizing your gifts?Read more
Dyscalculia / Nov 28, 2018
Children with dyscalculia or other math difficulties may lag behind during a math class. But whose to say they can't get better? Some simple exercises can really help.Read more
Dyscalculia / Oct 16, 2018
Children with dyscalculia are doomed when it comes to mastering math. Agree, no? Read onRead more
Dyscalculia / Sep 23, 2018
Is your intelligent child struggling in school? Doesn't make a lot of sense does it? Actually smart children have difficulty with academics quite often. They might learn a little differently or just have a weakness in a basic learning micro-skill which can cause learning difficulties. Fortunately the brain has plasticity and can be molded. New learning skills can be developed. Learn how to take a proactive approach by checking out this article.Read more
Education / Jun 13, 2018
Would you like the next school year to be better than the last? Teachers know and studies show that what happens over the summer can be a determining factor. Kids who are already behind often fall further behind. But it doesn't have to be the case. In fact, if you do the right things over the summer it can lead to great grades in the following year. Read the article to find out more.Read more
Neuroscience of Learning / Feb 1, 2018
Believe it or not, playing a video game might be more effective for kids with dyslexia than traditional reading treatments. Sounds strange but there's good reason for it. The Action enhances sight to sound recognition. Exciting new studies have shown it to be true. Learn more in this article.Read more
Dyslexia / Jan 4, 2018
Learn how Gary Smith used the positive aspects of his dyslexia to create a successful business.Read more