The Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity hosted its second conference for institutes of higher learning on June 3, 2011. During the 2011 conference and the 2010 conference held at Yale University, deans of admissions and other university heads from the nation's top universities were given insight into the strengths and successes dyslexic students have to offer. Watch the highlights reel below to learn more!
Dyslexics think differently: They are intuitive and excel at problem solving, seeing the big picture, and simplifying. They are out-of-the-box thinkers and inspired visionaries. They are among the best candidates for your school—even if they don't have the highest test scores. (Overcoming Dyslexia, by Dr. Sally E. Shaywitz)