Butterscotch Thins and Dyslexia: A captured teachable moment…

As a parent I am a firm believer every child should have the opportunity to emphasize their strengths, which in turn, will ensure successful experiences. Dyslexia, for the most part, gives the polar opposite of positive experiences. Typically every school day is fraught with a child hiding their struggle. They try their very hardest, only to constantly miss the mark.

Team or Teacher: Who Should Treat Dyslexia?

You are invited to forget everything you know, well, everything you think you know about how we learn to read. Traditionally all of us learned the alphabet, letter sounds, words, word meaning and understanding of what we read from our early elementary teachers and family. We learn to speak by observing others. We learned to walk from determination and curiosity.

Helping People and Family

BY THAD AYERS TulsaBusiness.com

It took training to open Dyslexia Institutes of America in Tulsa, coupled with realizing her own daughter’s struggles with dyslexia, for Penny Stack to realize she too had the learning disorder.

It sure explained why it took me 10 years to get those degrees on the wall and why I flunked seven or eight classes in college,