ro*co films educational has made The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia available on DVD for public performance and educational use.
The Educational DVD package includes the feature film (52 minutes) along with customized 9-13 minute video modules focused on early diagnosis, intervention as well as accommodations. World-renowned dyslexia expert, Dr. Sally Shaywitz, co-director and co-founder of the Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity, also speaks directly to educators about creating a better educational environment for all children. Separate student and teacher discussion guides written by Kyle Redford, Dylan's mother and life-long educator also profiled in the film, provide a way for educators or community groups to further interact with the material.
The DVD is available by clicking here.
More About the Film
A dyslexic high school student pursues admission to a competitive college--a challenge for a boy that didn't learn to read until 4th grade. Additional accounts of the dyslexic experience from children, experts, and iconic leaders help us understand that dyslexia is as much a gift as it is a challenge.
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