Understanding Dyslexia

How Dyslexia Affects Math Skills

Imagine my joy at discovering that my kids were a part of the 20-60% of kids with dyslexia who also have dyscalculia! Now alongside teaching struggling readers, I'm teaching kids who struggle with math as well. Sigh... If you prefer to listen to this post, click on...

Educational Options for Kids With Dyslexia

This article will discuss what the educational options are for kids with dyslexia. If you are visiting this site today, chances are you either already are homeschooling or are considering homeschooling your dyslexic child or grandchild. Our school system is failing...

Signs of Dyslexia in Children

Most people think of dyslexia as some quirky habit of reversing letters and numbers.  There are many different signs of dyslexia in children, especially in the classroom! If you are seeing any of these signs in your kids, it could be dyslexia. What are some common...

Are There Different Kinds of Dyslexia?

Have ever seen an article or heard someone say that they or their child has a particular type of dyslexia? Some names I've heard are: dysphonetic dyslexia auditory dyslexia dyseidetic dyslexia visual dyslexia double deficit dyslexia attentional dyslexia Being on the...

The Strengths of Dyslexia

One of the most important things is to remember as the parent or teacher of kids with dyslexia is to focus on identifying and building strengths.  That is why we are sharing some of the little-known strengths of dyslexia. What is Dyslexia? In case you're new around...