About Dyslexia

  • Dyslexia is a common learning difference that can be overcome.
  • Fifteen percent of our population has some degree of dyslexia.
  • Dyslexia is not a result of lack of intellect or motivation; many people with dyslexia have above average intelligence.
  • Dyslexia makes learning difficult – Reading, writing, math, speaking, and comprehension can all be affected.
  • Children with dyslexia are often frustrated, acting out and losing self-esteem.
  • Dyslexia is not curable – but it can be overcome.