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Put Your Best Text Forward Online - Grammarly.com

Put Your Best Text Forward Online – Grammarly.com

How many emails did you send today? What about Facebook updates or tweets? Online communication is more important than ever. According to research by the email management company AWeber, over 90 percent of teens today prefer to communicate via email, text, and Facebook. Texting and social networking are increasingly our primary modes of talking to […]

09/23/2014 More
Inspirational Book ‘Dyslexia: TIME FOR TALENT’ Wins Honourable Mention Award

Inspirational Book ‘Dyslexia: TIME FOR TALENT’ Wins Honourable Mention Award

An inspirational book about empowering children and adults to deal with dyslexia has been hailed with numerous accolades since its launch earlier this year – and it’s now been awarded an Honourable Mention in the Readers’ Favourite International Book Awards 2014. Dyslexia: Time For Talent (The Ultimate Guide for Parents and Children) received glowing reviews […]

09/13/2014 More
If Only by Jonathan Taylor - What will you be doing to commemorate 9/11 this year?

If Only by Jonathan Taylor – What will you be doing to commemorate 9/11 this year?

Jonathan Taylor is a Profound Dyslexic. An English singer / songwriter born Warwick 1966. “Taylor’s music urges us to question why atrocities happen, whether they are individual or collective. He takes tragedy, seemingly internalising the pain and then slowly from his depths comes something beautiful, skilful, deeply memorable and strangely- immensely listenable. “ As an […]

09/05/2014 More
The “WHY CAN’T MY DAUGHTER READ?” and “WHY CAN’T MY SON READ?” Book Signing Event

The “WHY CAN’T MY DAUGHTER READ?” and “WHY CAN’T MY SON READ?” Book Signing Event

We Invite you to: The “WHY CAN’T MY DAUGHTER READ?” and “WHY CAN’T MY SON READ?” Book Signing Event Thursday, September 18th, 2014 from 4:00pm to 6:00pm At Chico’s 1634 Cumberland Mall Atlanta, GA 30339 770-434-6655 Chico’s at Cumberland Mall, invites you to join us and meet authors Ellen Burns Hurst, PhD, Reading Specialist and […]

08/29/2014 More
Dyslexia, worksheets, free, parents, children, homeschooling, reading, writing, AFS-method

1500 free worksheets

The American Dyslexia Association offers more than 1500 free worksheets on its website. The worksheets follow the AFS-method , a very successful method to help children with dyslexia and dyscalculia. If a child has dyslexia or dyscalculia, it is not enough to work on the mistakes. The child also has to learn to be attentive all […]

08/22/2014 More
Dyslexia, Information in 18 languages, parents, children, information

Dyslexia – Information in 18 languages

The American Dyslexia Association promotes the interests of people with dyslexia and dyscalculia. It is important to inform people about these themes. Dr. Astrid Kopp-Duller, president of ADA, always stresses how important it is to help children with dyslexia and dyscalculia on a pedagogical-didactic level. Because it needs to be said time and again: THESE […]

08/19/2014 More
New service can be trusted when it is important to get the grammar and spelling right in emails - eAngel.me

New service can be trusted when it is important to get the grammar and spelling right in emails – eAngel.me

Mistakes in spelling and punctuation in emails are forgiven every day. This is no problem if the message is about being late for dinner. It is different if the message is to persuade someone to sign a purchase order or grant a job interview. eAngel.me is a new online service for business or personal use […]

08/15/2014 More
Delightful Dyslexia: Alphamusic

Delightful Dyslexia: Alphamusic

Cher? Tom Cruise? Salma Hayek? Anthony Hopkins? Jamie Oliver? Albert Einstein? Agatha Christie? Alexander Graham Bell? Robin Williams? Danny Glover? John Lennon? and Muhammad Ali? What do these famous people all have in common? As you might have guessed from the title yes it is that they are all Dyslexic. Dyslexia is a specific learning […]

07/15/2014 More
Show me the way

Show me the way

How to help adults with writing, reading or calculating problems. This new brochure from the American Dyslexia Association shows the way for adult dyslexics. Essay by Dr. Astrid Kopp-Duller Open publication

07/06/2014 More
More Than What You See By Silvaan Ruth Raven

More Than What You See By Silvaan Ruth Raven

A book of poems written by Silvaan Ruth Raven about her struggles with dyslexia and what it is like to grow up with Dyslexia. “Despite my dyslexia, I wrote on and off again when I was younger But it wasn’t until I was 15 that I decided to write a book–a novel. I struggled to […]

07/01/2014 More