Tag: dyslexia

What Is Dyslexia
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What Is Dyslexia

What is dyslexia is a question that haunts parents teachers, friends and students. The word dyslexia is derived from the Greek word, dys (meaning poor or inadequate) and the word lexis (meaning words or language). Dyslexia is an inherited condition that makes it extremely difficult to learn to read write and spell in your own language despite being smart enough to learn, wanting to learn and being exposed to teaching methods that worked for most everybody else.

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Learn about dyslexia with us

18/04/12  Teacher continues to learn about dyslexia Hello this is Loddy and welcome to my post. Last week a person made a comment about how much I learn when I teach people with Dyslexia. My young adult student clearly reminded me of this fact tonight. He said after reading (the post about him titled are...

Are you worthy to receive?
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Are you worthy to receive?

Are you worthy to receive? Hello today we are going to explore and investigate how worthy you are to receive the life you have. I have been tutoring  a young dyslexic adult and he inspired me to write this post. Our discussion last night was not about his challenges with reading and writing. The discussion was more about what his life...

Another brick in the wall or discover your passion?
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Another brick in the wall or discover your passion?

Hello my name is Loddy Micucci and I am a teacher and have been a teacher for more than twenty years. I can’t believe I am writing this article and yet it needs to be said. I mean every word of it. I have just had one of those light bulb moments and as usual...

Could it be dyslexia?
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Could it be dyslexia?

Could it be dyslexia? It’s the start of a new school year. You have just been given a new group of kids and of course you have your  huge assortment of abilities. They are all there in their different shapes and sizes. The noisy ones, the active ones, the ready to please ones and of course the...

Richard Branson verges on dyslexia
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Richard Branson verges on dyslexia

When you think of Richard Branson what picture comes to mind? Billionaire? A man who had never to want for anything and will always have everything he wants. A real successful person who had a fantastic start in life. Probably somebody who was born with a sliver spoon in his mouth! So what makes this...

Dyslexia is it the devil in disguise or a gift?
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Dyslexia is it the devil in disguise or a gift?

Dyslexia is it the devil in disguise or is it a gift? It seems that dyslexia can manifest itself in many different ways. It is predominantly a learning issue created when an individual is right brain dominant. People with dyslexia are frustrated by the learning system they are exposed to. Imagine having a creative active mind and...