Nessy Update – January 25th

program changes

Nessy has been undergoing some technical support fixes currently that will be rolled out across the platform Thursday 25th January at 10pm. Nessy may be temporarily unavailable during the update so please bear with us.

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Best Accommodations for Homeschooled Students with Dyslexia

Homeschooling kids with dyslexia is often a much less stressful educational option to help these bright but struggling students. It does not, however, eliminate learning struggles. One way to help your child be successful in (or out of) the homeschooling environment is to offer them accommodations and strategies.

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Agatha Christie – Famous People with Dyslexia

authors with dyslexia

Agatha Christie is the best selling and most translated author of all time. Her characters and stories are known worldwide, particularly Hercule Poirot, her famed Belgian detective and her legacy lives on through screen, stage and written adaptations. A lesser known fact of this remarkable woman is that she achieved all this and became a literary giant all while having dyslexia, she is a true inspiration to all!

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Dyslexia Friendly Fonts Need More Evaluation and Testing…

usefulness of dyslexic fonts

There are many fonts that have been designed to help the dyslexic reader – but do they really work? This week’s blog post looks at the different perspectives and whether dyslexia friendly fonts really do the job they claim.

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