Is an E-Reader the Cure for Dyslexia?

Cure? No. A way to make reading easier? All signs point to “yes.” Studies are showing that the modifications to text that e-readers allow, e.g., changes in spacing and font size, are allowing dyslexic students to read more quickly and accurately, providing them the reading practice they need to improve. Extra-large spacing helps dyslexic students … Read more

Dyslexia: What it is and what to do about it

What do you think of when you hear the word “dyslexia”? Many people think of it as reversing letters and words, but actually that’s a common misconception. In very simple terms dyslexia occurs when a student has a hard time decoding or “sounding out” words. If you think of the word “stop,” for example, dyslexic … Read more