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Strength-Based Parenting Reduces Children’s Stress

In a recent publication for researchers in Australia, psychologist found that strength-based parenting practices, like motivating “children to explore new situations, including stressful situations, through their strengths..adds a ‘positive filter’ to the way a child reacts to stress, meaning that they are likely to reap the benefits of positive stress, such as skill development […]

George Clooney and Dyslexia

“When George was 8 years old, he was diagnosed with dyslexia,” his mother said in 2006.

Like most bright dyslexics, she said, he learned to compensate. “George got through school by charming his teachers.” George’s 2nd grade teacher recalled, “I knew putting the Clooney kids at the front of the stage would attract some attention,” […]

Got Science: Dyslexia and Dysgraphia ARE Different and Why SLD Should RIP

From the University of Washington: “Structural brain differences between children with dyslexia and dysgraphia and children who are typical language learners have been observed…Researchers say the findings prove that using a single category of learning disability to qualify for special education services is not scientifically supported.”

In a recent misplaced effort by the American Psychiatric […]

Dyslexia and Kids in the House CEO Leana Greene

“As a kid, I sold the most scout cookies every year…” – serial entrepreneur and producer Leana Green

GREAT visit today with dyslexic mompreneur Kids in the House CEO Leana Greene. Leana is an amazing serial entrepreneur and creator of the world’s largest parenting library of videos.

Leana has been heralded as a business rockstar for starting her […]

Leonardo Da Vinci and Evidence for His Dyslexia [Premium]

“As a researcher, working over two decades with hundreds of children and adults with dyslexia, I’m convinced that Leonard Da Vinci was dyslexic.” – Dr Maryann Wolf, author Proust and the Squid Check out this brief excerpt from the Smithsonian’s program  on Leonardo Da Vinci. Although theories abound, Dr. Wolf, one of the world’s leading experts […]
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