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Dyslexia – When Smart Kids Struggle to Read

What is dyslexia? How common is it? What are the signs? What is the impact? What causes dyslexia? What cognitive difficulties underpin reading? How is dyslexia diagnosed? Can dyslexia go undetected? What is the best treatment?

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Dyslexia and the Brain: What Research Studies Reveal

Article on the differences between the dyslexia brain and typical brain.

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History of Dyslexia: Berlin, Morgan, Hinshelwood, Orton, Kirk and Others

The history of dyslexia from Berlin to Morgan, Hinshelwood, Goldstein, Strauss, Werner, Lehtinen, Kirk, and the Education for All Handicapped Children Act.

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Dyslexia Causes: What the Latest Research Reveals

Most problems can only be solved if one knows what causes that particular problem. A viable point of departure would thus be to ask: what causes dyslexia?

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How to Identify a Reading Difficulty and How to Help

Reading and learning are the two things that determine the success of a child during his school career. First he learns to read. Then he reads to learn. Because the child with reading difficulties battles to read, he is therefore also hampered in the learning situation.

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23 Facts About Dyslexia

Where does the term dyslexia come from? How common is the problem? Is dyslexia tied to IQ? Does the dyslexic’s brain differ from the normal reader’s brain? Was Albert Einstein dyslexic?

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Eye Movements in Reading

If you think about what your eyes are doing as you read, you probably imagine them moving in a smooth line from left to right, line by line. This however, is not the case.

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Dyslexia Symptoms and Signs: How to Recognize Dyslexia

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Dyslexia Types: What Are the 12 Types of Dyslexia?

The terms phonological dyslexia and surface dyslexia are generally used to describe two main types of dyslexia. Phonological dyslexia includes trouble breaking words down into syllables and into smaller sound units called phonemes, while kids with surface dyslexia struggle with reading because they can’t recognize words by sight.

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Is Dyslexia a Myth?

Extreme viewpoints exist about dyslexia, which makes it difficult for parents to know how to best help their child. On the one side there is the group who believe dyslexia is a condition that cannot be cured but endured. On the other extreme there are those who say diagnoses of dyslexia are a complete waste of time — and even that dyslexia is a myth.

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Diagnosing Dyslexia: How Is Dyslexia Diagnosed?

How a dyslexia diagnosis is made. What is the difference between dyslexia screening and dyslexia testing? Who can make a dyslexia diagnosis?

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Dyslexia Testing and Assessment

If your child has gone through a screening and there are signs of a learning difficulty, the next step is usually a full educational assessment. Before you book one, it’s important to know what is likely to happen before, during and after the assessment.

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