A Mind Map, created in PowerPoint, that works as a poster or as a mini presentation that could be used as part of staff training or to build awareness. This list of difficulties is not exhaustive but is a flavour of some of the issues that can affect students with dyslexia,
Dyslexia Card for Teachers - from Dyslexic Advantage. Actually, 1 in 5 students are dyslexic, but other than that, this would be a good card to give to your child's teachers. Maybe have something on the other side about your child specifically.
Using Red Ink on Yellow Paper for Memory Enhancement ~ "I was enrolled in a local Technical College in a 2 yr Civil Engineering Technology program. One of the instructors insisted we do all of our rough calculations & drawings on yellow paper but w/ red ink. There were about 20 students in the class & none of us had heard of this method. He said he had heard from a psychologist friend that the combination of red on yellow was helpful w/ memory." (Dyslexia Victoria Online)
Dyslexia - If you have employees, or have candidates in the recruitment process, here's a quick guide to the variety of skills that can be affected by dyslexia. Some you may not have considered in workplace situations.
Is your child or grandchild struggling with Dyslexia? This roundup of apps can help a dyslexic hone vital skills to improve spelling, reading, and more. Using technology, alongside of professional therapies, is an excellent opportunity to expand the learning for kids, teens, and adults dealing with dyslexia. Apps To Help With Dyslexia
Dyslexia is a learning disability that effects peoples ability to learn through reading, writing and spelling, it is also known to effect peoples memory. The British Dyslexia Association (No date) explains that approximately 10% of the population is affected by dyslexia. Dyslexia effects each person differently, and currently has no specific cause, although is can be genetic.