Assistive Technology for Dyslexia

Information on assistive technologies for dyslexia and learning.

How Simple Diet Changes Can Improve ADHD Symptoms

Eating well is essential for everyone's health! But for people with ADHD, learning disabilities and autism symptoms it offers special benefits.

A New “Fireside Chat” with Dr. Sally Shaywitz

Watch a powerful new video featuring YCDC Co-Director Dr. Sally Shaywitz as she delves into her award-winning book … The post A New “Fireside Chat” with Dr. Sally Shaywitz appeared first on Ya

Dyslexia Information Page | National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Get the latest public health information from CDC: https://www.coronavirus.gov Get the latest research information from NIH: https://www.nih.gov/coronavirus NIH staff guidance on coronavirus (NIH Only

Assistive Technology for Dyslexia – Good Sensory Learning

Here is a comprehensive list of my favorite assistive technology devices and applications for individuals with dyslexia.  Please note that I present 15 different headings that organize the 88 option

The Abc's of Dyslexia | Library of Professional Psychology

There is a lot of frustration for those “in between”: those who are “waiting” to earn their “year behind” as well as those who don’t quite have enough points to be classified as dyslexic

Dyslexia: Problems and Solutions Workshop

Vendor: Good Sensory Learning Type: Price: 19.99 This is an edited recording of a live Zoom workshop, with Dr. Erica

Famous Dyslexic Entrepreneurs: 10 Business Leaders who Overcame Dyslexia

Many successful entrepreneurs, such as Richard Branson and Charles Schwab, credit their success to dyslexia as one of the contributing factors.

Multisensory Learning Workshop

Vendor: Good Sensory Learning Type: Workshop Price: 19.99 Multisensory Learning: Accommodating Each Child's Best Ways

Navarrette: Test early to detect dyslexia; our children deserve nothing less

NEW: Syndicated Washington Post columnist Ruben Navarrette of the Washington Post Writers Group profiles YCDC Co-Director Dr. Sally … The post Navarrette: Test early to detect dyslexia; our childr

Join IDA Oregon team for Dyslexia Dash (virtual race)

2020 Dyslexia Dash – Virtual Race October 24 – November 1 Join our local team “Running the Distance Oregon!” For details and to register, go to https://runsignup.com/Race/Register/RaceGrou

How To Spot ‌‌Early‌ ‌Signs‌ ‌of‌ ‌Dyslexia in Children

Identifying symptoms and signs of dyslexia early can increase the odds of effective treatment. In this post you'll learn to identify early symptoms.

Working Memory Workshop

Vendor: Good Sensory Learning Type: Workshop Price: 19.99 Did you know that working memory is a better indicator of ac

Join us for Dyslexia DecodEd, a 3-part series on supporting students with dyslexia in school and life

Learning about dyslexia provides an opportunity for educators to empower all learners to discover their strengths and positively … The post Join us for Dyslexia DecodEd, a 3-part series on support

Working Memory Test - Free Screener

Vendor: Good Sensory Learning Type: Downloadable Book Price: 0.00 Although many parents and educators don't know much

Visualization: The Secret Weapon to Learning Workshop

Vendor: Good Sensory Learning Type: Course Price: 19.99 A Breakdown of the Workshop This downloadable Zoom, by Dr. E

VOTE!

Voting Information for Oregon and SW Washington Recently our members have been reaching out with questions on services for voters with disabilities.  Here are some helpful links to more information

Mentoring Students with Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia and ADHD

Learning disabled students transitioning to college need to develop Self-advocacy skills these skills will help bring them academic success.

Executive Functioning Skills Workshop

Vendor: Good Sensory Learning Type: Workshop Price: 19.99 Strategies for Strengthening Executive Functioning Skills Wo

Resources for Education during Distance Learning

For parents, teachers and specialists seeking learning materials in these ever-changing times, we offer some options for distance learning with dyslexia. These resources are curated by our mission pa

Distance Learning Resources and Free Technology Tools

Many parents, students, and educators are still struggling with technical issues. In this post you'll find top distance learning and enhancing options tools to help students learn.

2020 IDA Annual Conference Scholarships

With generous donations, IDA Oregon Branch can offer scholarships to the 2020 IDA Annual Conference for educators and administrators for those living in Oregon and Southwest Washington. Educators, Fa

No Graduation For The Class of 2020 & Its Emotional Impact

This year became the year of creative perseverance. Instead of regular proms, we saw virtual proms held in backyards with participants wearing facemasks to match their corsages.

How Art Therapy Helps People with ADHD, Learning Disabilities and Autism

Art, especially for people with learning disabilities, offers alternative ways to communicate when words are limited. It can be highly beneficial addressing daily challenges they face.

What Is Language Processing Disorder?

Language Processing Disorder (LPD) refers to a difficulty in using language to express yourself. LPD may also result in difficulty in understanding spoken language, in spoken and written form.  Peop

Employers Must Embrace Viral Testing, Not Temperature Screening

A new article in the National Review by Dr. David Shaywitz examines what works when it comes to … The post Employers Must Embrace Viral Testing, Not Temperature Screening appeared first on Yale Dy

Strategies For Teaching Children With Learning Disabilities

Learn the strategies and how to help a child with learning difficulties in school. Use these tips to encourage their quest for lifelong learning.

Causes & Early Signs of Writing and Reading Disabilities

This article will guide you through common causes and early signs of reading and writing conditions. Early intervention is critical for improving positive outcomes for children.

2020 IDA Annual Reading, Literacy and Learning Conference

    The post 2020 IDA Annual Reading, Literacy and Learning Conference appeared first on International Dyslexia Association | Oregon.

Remembering Dr. Paul Barash

We at the Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity are deeply saddened by the loss earlier this week … The post Remembering Dr. Paul Barash appeared first on Yale Dyslexia.

Remembering Annie Glenn

A Hero Passes Away We mourn a true American hero who has just passed away at age 100. … The post Remembering Annie Glenn appeared first on Yale Dyslexia.

Dr. Sally Shaywitz on Education Talk Radio

Listen and share now! YCDC Co-Director Dr. Sally Shaywitz appeared today on Education Talk Radio to discuss the … The post Dr. Sally Shaywitz on Education Talk Radio appeared first on Yale Dyslexi

Covid-19 Relief Funds for Families and Educators!

Thank you for the interest…as of May 26, 2020 we are no longer accepting applications. If you are struggling with the impacts of this crisis financially, emotionally, or physically, You Are Not Alo

Instagram Live with Dr. Sally Shaywitz’ and Zibby Owens

Don’t miss our co-director Dr. Sally Shaywitz’ conversation with Zibby Owens’ about her new book, Overcoming Dyslexia, 2nd … The post Instagram Live with Dr. Sally Shaywitz’ and Zibby Owen

Connected Social Media Podcast

Listen to this great Tech Tonics podcast with Dr. Toby Cosgrove, renowned cardiac surgeon, retired head of the Cleveland Clinic, … The post Connected Social Media Podcast appeared first on Yale

Dyslexia: Journey to Self Advocacy and the Use of Assistive Technology

⇒ Check out the Student Panel Presentation webinar on YouTube!  Hear from the experts!  Watch Members of our Student Empowerment Panel will share helpful classroom practices and tech tools necess

New York Post reviews Overcoming Dyslexia 2nd Edition

The following review of Overcoming Dyslexia, 2nd Edition, recently ran in the New York Post as a “Buzzbook”: … The post New York Post reviews Overcoming Dyslexia 2nd Edition appeared first on

Running the Distance Scholarships!

Check out our Scholarship inspired from Running The Distance by Jared Blank!       Running the Distance (book) by Jared Blank Jared Blank was only five years old when he realized something was dif

IDA – Oregon Branch Annual Report 2019

We are proud to reflect on a successful year and present to you the 2019 Annual Report for the International Dyslexia Association – Oregon Branch. Educate, Advocate and Inspire!   The post IDA –

Teaching Writing Skills Course | Good Sensory Learning

Vendor: Thinkific Type: Course Price: 199.00 Over the past 20 years, I have developed a way of teaching writing that

Create a Successful Learning Specialist Practice | Good Sensory

Vendor: Thinkific Type: Course Price: 699.99 This course, by Dr. Erica Warren, offers a step by step approach to buil

Spelling Instruction| Remedial Approach | Good Sensory Learning

Vendor: Thinkific Type: Course Price: 99.87 Spelling Instruction: Assessment and Remedial Approach offers instruction

Learning Specialist Secrets 3-Part Video Series | Good Sensory

Vendor: Thinkific Type: Course Price: 9.99 Dr. Warren now offers courses!  This three part mini course presents: 5

Experts say widely used reading curriculum is failing kids

A first of its kind review finds Lucy Calkins’ materials don’t align with the science of reading. The post Experts say widely used reading curriculum is failing kids appeared first on Internation

Subscribe:

Subscribe via RSS

News Category

Health >> Public Health

Feed Tags:

  • dyslexia
  • assistive technologies
  • dyslexia learning

All feed content copyright theiir respective owners. Use of links to and summaries of content by this site in rss curation falls under fair use for the purpose of reporting and commentary.