Host Alex Boylan discusses the basics of dyslexia is and the challenges that arise for students with dyslexia. BUT did you know that 40% of self-made millionaires are dyslexic? Some would even say it's a super-power! Check out the video below to learn more...
This video will introduce students
to the topic of dyslexia
From The Workbook:
What is dyslexia? Dyslexia is a language-based learning disability. Dyslexia refers to a cluster of symptoms, which result in people having difficulties with specific language skills, particularly reading. Students with dyslexia usually experience difficulties with other language skills such as spelling, writing, and pronouncing words. - International Dyslexia Association
Did you know? Tons of famous and successful people have dyslexia! Including: Jennifer Aniston, Steven Spielberg, Muhammad Ali, Barbara Corcoran (from Shark Tank), Richard Branson and more!
Resources to learn more:
1. Learn more about Dyslexia at the International Dyslexia Association
2. Tips for Dyslexics from The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity
3. Success stories from professionals & celebrities from The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity
4. Learn about the "Super Power of Dyslexia" at Impact Dyslexia
The workbook will provide additional resources and information for students
All of our experts either have or have extensive knowledge of dyslexia. They will share their personal stories of overcoming obstacles and challenges of dyslexia.
Our experts will share their extensive knowledge on dyslexia and, if they have dyslexia, the ways they've overcome challenges in their own lives
Expert videos are 1-3 minutes on average and showcase real-world advice, tips and stories from professionals, counselors, teachers and more