On July 8th, I will be doing a presentation at the Carmel Clay School # C4 conference. My presentation will be about assistive technology available for people with dyslexia.
I will be visiting with my grandparents for a week. I’ll be back on June 30.
I’ve posted this before, but it bears repeating.

I’ve posted this before, but it bears repeating.

Children with dyslexia are quite creative and often enjoy playing with Legos. Now, Lego has taken creativity to a new level with their new sets: http://mashable.com/2014/06/19/lego-fusion-hands-on/?utm_cid=mash-com-Tw-main-link

Children with dyslexia are quite creative and often enjoy playing with Legos. Now, Lego has taken creativity to a new level with their new sets: http://mashable.com/2014/06/19/lego-fusion-hands-on/?utm_cid=mash-com-Tw-main-link

A great way to explain why listening to audiobooks is a valid method of learning.

A great way to explain why listening to audiobooks is a valid method of learning.

You have Dyslexia?! But You’re So Sarmt!
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You have Dyslexia?! But You’re So Sarmt!
by Ket Graves (Blank-Muse) on DeviantART: http://blank-muse.deviantart.com/
"Don’t give up.  Today’s mighty oak is just yesterday’s nut that held its ground."

"Don’t give up.  Today’s mighty oak is just yesterday’s nut that held its ground."

What are dyslexia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia and dysgraphia?

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These excellent visuals come from aboutdyspraxia.com (website seems to be down at time of writing) and offer a quick reference for teachers and others to identify signs of the above conditions.

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These are just a few strengths that people with dyslexia commonly have. There are so many more!

These are just a few strengths that people with dyslexia commonly have. There are so many more!

According to this article, attempting to teach your baby (younger than 18 months in the study) to read is completely ineffective.  http://www.popsci.com/blog-network/kinderlab/no-you-can%E2%80%99t-teach-your-baby-read?src=SOC&dom=tw

According to this article, attempting to teach your baby (younger than 18 months in the study) to read is completely ineffective.  
http://www.popsci.com/blog-network/kinderlab/no-you-can%E2%80%99t-teach-your-baby-read?src=SOC&dom=tw

Sleeping after learning new information encourages brain growth and memory improvement:http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/06/140605141849.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily%2Ftop_news%2Ftop_science+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Top+Science+News%29
There has been a lot of discussion about Google Glass.  Some people are excited about it, others are nervous about it.  I can see tremendous potential in Google Glass as a platform for assistive technology!http://imagine-life-with-google-glass.blogspot.com/2013/06/optical-character-recognition-ocr-with.html

There has been a lot of discussion about Google Glass.  Some people are excited about it, others are nervous about it.  I can see tremendous potential in Google Glass as a platform for assistive technology!
http://imagine-life-with-google-glass.blogspot.com/2013/06/optical-character-recognition-ocr-with.html