What is Dyslexia?
Dyslexia is an unexpected difficulty in learning to read. Dyslexia takes away an individual’s ability to read quickly and automatically, and to retrieve spoken words easily, but it does not dampen one’s creativity and ingenuity.LEARN MORE
Excited, we have unusually positive news to share about science, dyslexia and legislation. Far too often there is much disappointment when we think of science and education together. And here we are happy to share with you positive views regarding dyslexia. We were honored to present the keynote address at the recent Congressional Dyslexia Roundtable supporting the 21st Century Dyslexia Act. We emphasized that given dyslexia’s scientific validity and high prevalence together with its harsh impact when it is not identified early, dyslexia should and must be in its own category. Schools can and must scr..LEARN MORE
The generosity of friends of the Center inspires us and has allowed our Center to make major contributions to dyslexia.LEARN MORE
Who we are
Our mission is to illuminate the creative and intellectual strengths of those with dyslexia, to disseminate the latest scientific research and practical resources, and to transform the treatment of all dyslexic children and adults.LEARN MORE
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If Coloradans wanted the kind of governor they could have a beer with, they elected him. In fact, many had already knocked down a few with three-term governor John Hickenlooper, who was a brewpub owner before he became mayor of Denver at age 50. Even his tongue twister of a name didn’t stop his unlikely ascent up the political ladder.LEARN MORE