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MIT Professor: What Every Person with Dyslexia Should Know – The Full Story

Superstar MIT Professor Catherine Drennan (HHMI Scientist too – the top of the top in the world) shared her personal journey with dyslexia. She was in remedial classes and had to repeat a grade, and saw her self dropped lower and lower through all the reading groups, until her parents were pulled aside […]

Mark Ruffalo – The Hulk – “I am Dyslexic”

In a brief Twitter exchange, Mark Ruffalo, aka The Hulk / Bruce Banner from the Avengers shared that he was dyslexic after being asked about why he mentioned in an interview that he had difficulty reading.

The multi-talented actor is an Oscar nominee, director, producer, and humanitarian activist. He also is the dad of three […]

Dyslexia and the Illusion of Inclusion – Making Education Fit the Child

There’s a viral post circulating on the Internet from a Texas special education professor: “It’s OK to say dyslexia!” U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan tweeted shortly before his agency released guidance targeting the needs of the 2.5 million students with a learning disability. But while the government highlights the unique needs of students with learning disabilities, they are […]

The Wisdom of Pooh and Dyslexia

“You are braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” – A.A. Milne

Winnie the Pooh’s advice is smarter than we may think when it comes to encouraging young readers. What’s better than reading intervention and working memory training?  Reading intervention and working memory + education about intelligence.

If students […]

Eye to Eye Summer Camp in New York – Dyslexia LD ADHD

 What’s a great mentoring summer camp for students with dyslexia, LD, and ADHD?  Camp Eye to Eye.

I had a nice chance to chat with Micah Goldfus about Camp Eye to Eye in beautiful Rockland County, New York.

Check what Camp Eye to Eye has to offer in the video below.