CBS 4 News Special Report: Overcoming Dyslexia Dyslexia is one of the hardest learning disabilities to identify. According to Harlingen Consolidated Independent School District’s dyslexia specialist Shannon Reyna, the reason is because many dyslexic students are bright.Watch CBS4 News Special Report.#DyslexiaAwareness #TheWrittenWord...

Undiagnosed at School: Why Many with Dyslexia Don’t Get Help Project Baltimore’s phone lines are lighting up over concerns about the devastating impact of undiagnosed learning disabilities. Most all the callers saying their dyslexia was not diagnosed by the public school system.“I would say it's because...

Project Baltimore’s phone lines are lighting up over concerns about the devastating impact of undiagnosed learning disabilities. Most all the callers saying their dyslexia was not diagnosed by the public school system.Click to see more!  ...

In addition to offering valuable information about dyslexia and its characteristics, this handbook provides information on assessments, effective teaching approaches, self-advocacy ideas, and a vast array of resources.Further, the handbook contains information that will be useful throughout a child’s life, from elementary school through college....

Registration now open! Our fourth annual Conference for Parents will be Saturday, April 14 from 9:00 am to 1:30 pm at St. Xavier University. It’s designed to help parents of children with dyslexia better understand the dynamics of dyslexia and more effectively advocate for their...

After outgrowing its building on Wesley Street in downtown Wheaton, The Written Word Center for Dyslexia and Learning has a new facility on South Naperville Road to help students overcome their challenges.Click here to read more mysuburbalife.com  By ERIC SCHELKOPF...

The Written Word has a newly designed website to showcase more of what the Center has to offer in support of students, parents, educators, and the local community.  Check out the Blog, Community Calendar, and Resource E-Room sections.  We encourage you to visit the website often...

IDA infographics help make complex information easy to digest, remember, and share and are made for a wide audience—both those individuals new to dyslexia and related literacy/learning issues and the experts. Please share our infographics and our fact sheets to raise awareness about dyslexia and...