Archive for the ‘Disability Type’ Category

September 29, 2017

Across two Novembers: An Interview with a Blind Bibliophile

  By David L. Faucheux, Lily Mordaunt, and Kristen Witucki At Learning Ally, we are constantly sharing news of our members with each other and our BVI Specialist, Mary, shared a particularly interesting story about a published author named David Fauchoux.  David authored Across Two Novembers: A Year in the Life of a Blind Bibliophile, […]

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September 26, 2017

Five Back to School Tips for Parents of Struggling Readers

Starting off the school year right for students with learning differences like dyslexia is very important to ensure their success throughout the year. Relieving the stress parents can face during this very busy time is key in creating balance while a child is transitioning from school to home.  At Learning Ally, we know what you’re going through, […]

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August 11, 2017

Back to School with Dyslexia: Five Tips for Parents and Students

"Part of getting your child ready for school is also getting the school ready for your child," says Dr. Chester Goad, a Tennessee-based dyslexia and disability advocate, university administrator, and former school principal. Here Dr. Goad's top five tips for making the back-to-school transition as smooth as possible for students with dyslexia.

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