7 Things I Wish People Knew About Parenting Kids With Dyslexia
"As a mom of two kids with dyslexia—and as a person with dyslexia myself—there's a lot I've learned over the years. Despite what I now know, however, I still sometimes feel misunderstood as a parent. There are times when I don't want to have to explain what dyslexia is or what my kids need. But I still do explain, both to school staff and to other parents."
Celebrity Spotlight: Mary Tyler Moore Was Grateful to Finally Discover Her Dyscalculia
It wasn't until she was in her 50s that Moore discovered the cause of her learning challenges: dyscalculia. Learn how math issues factored into both her accomplishments and her struggles.
Celebrity spotlight: Superstar Cher triumphs with dyslexia and dyscalculia
Cher has both dyslexia and dyscalculia. In school, she struggled with reading and with making sense of numbers. Her learning issues didn't keep her from pursuing her passions, however. And they've led her to one of her latest roles: as an outspoken advocate for kids with learning and attention issues.