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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Positive Dyslexia – Part Two

Today’s blog is by Arran Smith, Dyslexia Advisor for Nessy, who tells a heart-warming story of his journey with dyslexia, from his struggles in school to his charity work with the Leicester Dyslexia Association and working for the British Dyslexia Association.

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Prevention, Not Intervention

Today’s blog post looks at illiteracy rates in the US and how to solve the ongoing crisis. Whilst the research is US-based the findings are relevant globally and with similar illiteracy rates for adults in the UK, it’s important that we also pay attention and look for solutions.

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The Best Online Reading Program for Screen-Addicted Kiddos

effectiveness of nessy reading & spelling

  Kaylene, mum of 3 (soon to be 4!) and homeschooling blogger at ‘This outnumbered Mama‘ has written a lovely review of Nessy Reading & Spelling. Kaylene’s wonderful blog talks about her family; both the good and tougher times, homeschooling children with and without special needs, parenting and the challenges and rewards of working from home. …

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