Great advice from Stephen Key at Additude.
For many adult dyslexics, running your own business is the best way to build on strengths and create a positive working environment. Stephen offers the following helpful advice for those at the beginning their journey.
“1. I prepare for every situation.
My learning disability has caused me to fear the […]
“Strength-based parenting is an approach where parents deliberately identify and cultivate positive states, processes and qualities in their children,” Professor Waters said. “This style of parenting adds a ‘positive filter’ to the way a child reacts to stress. It also limits the likelihood of children using avoidance or aggressive coping responses.”
Stress typically arises […]
If you’re not aware if the ‘3rd Grade Wall’, you can get blind-sided.
A recurring theme that we hear about when we interview accomplished dyslexic men and women is the trouble and failure (often grade retention) that happens in the 3rd grade. Why? What’s the big deal about the 3rd grade?
From Time Magazine,
“Take a guess: What […]