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5 Ways to Use Audiobooks in the Classroom to Help Struggling Readers

5 Ways to Use Audiobooks in the Classroom to Help Struggling Readers

Audiobooks, like Learning Ally's, are used in classrooms across the world to help students with visual impairments or learning disabilities such as dyslexia access grade-level content. Here are 5 strategies to incorporate them into your classroom. [read more]

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June 14, 2010

The Power of Dyslexic Thinking

Is dyslexia a gift in disguise? And if so, are we obscuring that gift by “fixing” dyslexic kids into a “normal” mode based purely on reading, writing and math skills? Robert Langston thinks so -- and as a third-generation dyslexic person who gets 85 percent of his knowledge from listening, he is also worth listening to.

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