The Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity
Policy &
Advocacy
Many of today's leading innovators from a variety of fields are dyslexic.
Most rose to their positions, not by accident, but by a careful navigation of barriers.

The Science of Dyslexia:

U.S. Congressional Dyslexia Caucus

The goal of this bi-partisan group is to raise awareness about dyslexia and to ensure that every dyslexic child and adult has a chance to read, to learn, and to demonstrate and realize his or her full potential. Is your representative a member?
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Educating Lawmakers for Positive Change
Pictured, from L to R: Rep. George Miller, Sally Shaywitz, Joe Courtney, Bennett Shaywitz, Sam Gejdenson