Differences Between Dyslexia and Dysgraphia
Kids say the darndest things when they read, but does this mean they have dyslexia? Some kids write their 3’s as E’s or E’s as 3’s, but does this mean they hav ...
Dyslexia is a specific learning disability that is neurological in origin. It is characterized by difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition and by poor spelling and decoding abilities. These difficulties typically result from a deficit in the phonological component of language that is often unexpected in relation to other cognitive abilities and the provision of effective classroom instruction. Secondary consequences may include problems in reading comprehension and reduced reading experience that can impede growth of vocabulary and background knowledge.” Adopted by the IDA Board of Directors, Nov. 12, 2002.
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AT DYSLEXIA SCHOOL OF HOUSTON, WE RECOGNIZE DYSLEXIA AS BOTH A CHALLENGE AND AN OPPORTUNITY. WE’RE HERE TO HELP YOUR STUDENT TAP INTO THEIR TALENT AND BUILD CONFIDENCE IN THEIR READING ABILITY.
We offer literacy-based tutoring and dyslexia therapy for students who wish to utilize our expertise as a supplement to traditional school or homeschooling.
It’s never too late to ensure your child receives a fantastic education. Dyslexia School of Houston offers literacy-first educational instruction to learners ranging from two to 10 years of age (and, we always support our students once they “age out” of our program!). For many, we are truly their students’ first good instruction and we take this responsibility very seriously.
Wondering if your child would thrive at Dyslexia School of Houston? The answer is likely a resounding “yes!” especially if they (or you):
Have unsuccessfully tried (and felt like you failed) to navigate another school district or system’s special education or accommodation process
Have already been diagnosed with dyslexia or your suspect they may have a dyslexia diagnosis
Are constantly frustrated by spelling, reading, word processing, etc. and may avoid these types of activities or shut down altogether
It’s not too late to join our Dyslexia School of Houston community.
At Dyslexia School of Houston, we understand how many families struggle to receive the proper dyslexia diagnosis for their child, and how often students lack the essential foundation they need to move forward in their education.
Are you a parent, educator or student looking for additional resources?