We often hear several new and strange terms being used in articles about learning differences and processes in the brain.  One of the more common terms is ‘executive function’.  What exactly is it?  This article provides a good explanation.http://www.ncld.org/types-learning-disabilities/executive-function-disorders/what-is-executive-function?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=ldorg

We often hear several new and strange terms being used in articles about learning differences and processes in the brain.  One of the more common terms is ‘executive function’.  What exactly is it?  This article provides a good explanation.

http://www.ncld.org/types-learning-disabilities/executive-function-disorders/what-is-executive-function?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=ldorg

Here is a great list of helpful apps for people with ADHD.  http://www.eastersealstech.com/2014/08/13/assistive-technology-individuals-adhd/

Here is a great list of helpful apps for people with ADHD.  http://www.eastersealstech.com/2014/08/13/assistive-technology-individuals-adhd/

This article is geared toward parents, but it may be helpful to anyone trying to explain learning differences to a person who does not understand them.

http://www.ncld.org/parents-child-disabilities/family-coping-ld/how-to-deal-with-confused-relatives?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=ldorg

This article does an excellent job of explaining how the advantages and challenges often involved with dyslexia can coexist.

"I think most kids have a sense that it’s not supposed to be this way.  You’re not supposed to hate Monday, or be happy when you don’t have to go to school.  School should be something that you love.  Life should be something that you love.”-Charles Eisenstein

"I think most kids have a sense that it’s not supposed to be this way.  You’re not supposed to hate Monday, or be happy when you don’t have to go to school.  School should be something that you love.  Life should be something that you love.”
-Charles Eisenstein

With schools starting up across the United States, this article may help students start off on the right foot.

It is crucial for children with dyslexia to know their parents believe in them, especially when they are struggling.

The iOS dictation feature shows your words being transcribed as you say them. Android has had this feature for some time (in fact, android’s text-to-speech and dictation has far more capability, especially on devices like the Moto X), but better late than never. This ability has been in Siri, but it is finally available in the dictate option found in Messages and other places with text entry. 

chroniclesofstuffandjunk:

Hi guys, 
To help create awareness for Dyslexia, we’ve made a poster that helps people get an idea of what its like to be Dyslexic. 
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chroniclesofstuffandjunk:

Hi guys, 

To help create awareness for Dyslexia, we’ve made a poster that helps people get an idea of what its like to be Dyslexic. 

Please like and share, would mean a lot.

#Dyslexia #Dyslexics #Malaysia

The Prizmo app is 70% off for a limited time. This app allows you to take a photo of text and have it read to you.