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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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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Help for Your Struggling Reader: A Review of Nessy Learning Online

Teacher turned homeschool tutor, Susan, blogs at The Sparrow’s Home about homeschooling, family, healing and life. Recently she tried Nessy’s Parent Pack with 5 of her students and wrote about her experiences using a program specifically designed for struggling learners.

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Top 5 Reading Strategies to Try This Summer

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Our Nessy YouTube Channel has helpful videos with tips and tricks, to make learning that little bit easier. We’ve compiled 5 reading strategies you can try this summer to keep kids learning over the holidays. Try showing them these fun and educational videos and see what sticks!

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