Biggest barriers to creativity in classrooms according to educators and parents: http://wwwimages.adobe.com/www.adobe.com/content/dam/Adobe/en/education/pdfs/creativity-study-infographic.pdf?scid=social9649144
13 free assistive technology resources: http://www.ncld.org/students-disabilities/assistive-technology-education/free-assistive-technology-resources?utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=Twitter&utm_campaign=twitter_chat
How important is brain and nervous system awareness in children?  Can it help children’s self esteem to understand neuroscience?  http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/neuroskeptic/2014/02/17/brain-awareness/#.UwSeH_ldVRx

How important is brain and nervous system awareness in children?  Can it help children’s self esteem to understand neuroscience?  http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/neuroskeptic/2014/02/17/brain-awareness/#.UwSeH_ldVRx

"Not For You, Son": It’s a strange moment when you realize the system is not for your child -  http://mamalode.com/story/detail/not-for-you-son

"Not For You, Son": It’s a strange moment when you realize the system is not for your child -  http://mamalode.com/story/detail/not-for-you-son

The National Center for Learning Disabilities has partnered with The Bully Project to draw attention to the nationwide problem of bullying.  http://www.ncld.org/learning-disability-resources/ebooks-guides-toolkits/parent-toolkit-bullying-what-to-do

The National Center for Learning Disabilities has partnered with The Bully Project to draw attention to the nationwide problem of bullying.  http://www.ncld.org/learning-disability-resources/ebooks-guides-toolkits/parent-toolkit-bullying-what-to-do

Scribd bringing its subscription ebook app to the Kindle Fire: http://thenextweb.com/apps/2014/01/29/scribd-takes-aim-amazon-bringing-subscription-ebook-app-kindle-fire/#!vJJBt
Oyster is now offering ‘all-you-can-read’ books, including a number of Disney books.  http://www.engadget.com/2014/02/12/oyster-now-offers-all-you-can-read-childrens-books/

Oyster is now offering ‘all-you-can-read’ books, including a number of Disney books.  http://www.engadget.com/2014/02/12/oyster-now-offers-all-you-can-read-childrens-books/

Today is the last day to RSVP for the February Dyslexic Kids Support Group meeting. Children and teens who have dyslexia are invited to attend monthly meetings and outings. We perform community service projects, play laser tag, have parties and participate in other fun events, but we also learn more about assistive technology and other helpful strategies while supporting each other. For details, go to:http://dyslexickids.net/_Newsletter_.html

Today is the last day to RSVP for the February Dyslexic Kids Support Group meeting. Children and teens who have dyslexia are invited to attend monthly meetings and outings. We perform community service projects, play laser tag, have parties and participate in other fun events, but we also learn more about assistive technology and other helpful strategies while supporting each other. For details, go to:http://dyslexickids.net/_Newsletter_.html

Teachers often ask us what they can do to help students in their classes who have dyslexia. Here are 7 easy accommodations that can change a dyslexic child’s school experience. Feel free to share with your child’s teacher, teacher friends, and fellow advocates!

Teachers often ask us what they can do to help students in their classes who have dyslexia. Here are 7 easy accommodations that can change a dyslexic child’s school experience. Feel free to share with your child’s teacher, teacher friends, and fellow advocates!

"Meet Jordan Malone, US short track speedskater. Malone’s accomplishments have included: 2 short track world championship titles, 14 inline world championship titles, and a Bronze medal in the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games. Off of the rink Malone has faced his fair share of adversity both with injuries and learning disabilities like ADHD and Dyslexia." -http://303magazine.com/2014/02/sideline-teaser-jordan-malone-sochi/

"Meet Jordan Malone, US short track speedskater. Malone’s accomplishments have included: 2 short track world championship titles, 14 inline world championship titles, and a Bronze medal in the 2010 Vancouver Winter Games. Off of the rink Malone has faced his fair share of adversity both with injuries and learning disabilities like ADHD and Dyslexia." -http://303magazine.com/2014/02/sideline-teaser-jordan-malone-sochi/

I’ll be one of the speakers at the International Dyslexia Association’s Conference in Indianapolis on March 1. I hope to see you there!  ~Scott Forsythe

I’ll be one of the speakers at the International Dyslexia Association’s Conference in Indianapolis on March 1. I hope to see you there!  ~Scott Forsythe

Do ‘brain games’ really improve your mind, or do they just make you better at the brain games?  http://www.dailydot.com/lifestyle/brain-games-ineffective-study-lumosity/

Do ‘brain games’ really improve your mind, or do they just make you better at the brain games?  http://www.dailydot.com/lifestyle/brain-games-ineffective-study-lumosity/

A list of some of the best education blogs of 2014.
http://www.teachthought.com/learning/best-education-blogs-2014-one-list/?utm_content=buffer6a454&utm_medium=social&utm_source=plus.google.com&utm_campaign=buffer

Interesting new study finds that kids’ visual memory works in unexpected ways.  http://www.popsci.com/blog-network/kinderlab/do-you-see-what-i-see-kids-visual-memory-works-mysterious-ways?src=SOC&dom=tw

How Jay Leno dealt with dyslexia in high school http://www.cbsnews.com/videos/how-jay-leno-dealt-with-dyslexia-in-high-school/