dyslexia interview: Steven Spielberg

In September 2012 , Steven Spielberg gave this exclusive interview to "Friends of Quinn."
Its and interesting take on what its like being dyslexic and the overuse of the term dyslexic. do you think we over use it? let us know in the comments below.

Sponsorship Opportunities – Urgent

Dear Colleagues/ Supporters,

I am writing to you in order to highlight an unfortunate situation which is also an opportunity which coincides with two major enquiries which affect grants that support dyslexics and those with the overlapping condition.

Stop cuts to funding for disabled and dyslexic students

David Willets, the Minister for Universities and Science, has announced the "modernisation" of the government grant for students with disabilities, the Disabled Students Allowance (DSA). The initial detail of this modernisation is a series of cuts in provision, placing the funding burden on Universities and individual students.

We believe that these cuts could:

· Reduce access to higher education for students with disabilities and dyslexia

Hard at work writing code

The ADO is working Hard to revamp the website and we will be adding new content slowly, but guess what! its a great opportunity to write an article about dyslexia! or record a video, audio, or get creative and submit your content us NOW

Adult Dyslexia Organisation on Disabled Student Allowances (DSA) Statement

Adult Dyslexia Organisation on Disabled Student Allowances (DSA) Statement
The Adult Dyslexia Organisation is extremely concerned about the Written Ministerial Statement by David Willetts, Minister for Universities and Science, on future changes to Disabled Students’ Allowances. The proposed changes will have a disproportionate impact on students with dyslexia and overlapping neurodiversity.

Henry Winkler: I didn't read a book myself until I was 31 years old

An interview with the award-winning children's book writer of the Hank Zipzer series and dyslexia awareness campaigner – who adults of certain age will forever know as The Fonz

What were your own school days like?


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