“While my dyslexia prevented me from getting higher degrees, my sensitivity to emotion, extreme attention to detail capacity (which I long considered a drawback) to think in pictures rather than words have proven immensely useful in studying and understand the behavior of animals.” – Ben Kilham, one of the world’s authorities on black bears
For some, […]
Dyslexia as Difference, Not Disease.
Although 15-20% of the population are dyslexic and comprise among some of the most accomplished people in society, the British Dyslexia Association has had to make a statement of concern regarding The Guardian’s recent article regarding dyslexic donors.
“The British Dyslexia Association (B.D.A.) is certain that dyslexic individuals and the children […]