Podcasts and More


PBS Newhour, What Parents of Dyslexic Children are Teaching Schools about Literacy, April 30, 2019

In Defense of the Truth: A reply to 57 Reading Voices on the Issue of Dyslexia, by Steven P. Dykstra, PhD

Misunderstood Minds

APM Podcasts by Emily Hanford:

At a Loss for Words, What’s wrong with how schools teach reading, Aug. 22, 2019

Why Millions of Kids Can't Read, And What Better Teaching Can Do About it (article), January 2, 2019

Hard Words: Why aren't kids being taught to read?, Sept. 10, 2018

Rethinking How Students with Dyslexia are Taught to Read, March 11, 2018

Why getting Help for Kids with Dyslexia is Difficult, November 20,2017

Hard to Read: How American schools fail kids with dyslexia, Sept. 11, 2017

Dick and Jane were not my friends, February 2, 2017 (by Suzanne Pekow and Emily Hamford)

MPR podcast followup to Hard Words-- There's a science to teaching children to read, Kerri Miller, Jeffrey Bissoy-Mattis, Sept. 25, 2018

MPR News with Angela Davis:

     Early diagnosis crucial in dyslexia, Aug. 6, 2019


All Things Considered:

https://www.npr.org/2019/01/27/689070922/dyslexia-made-henry-winkler-feel-stupid-for-years-now-he-s-a-best-selling-author, January 27, 2019

Unlocking Dyslexia:

Unlocking Dyslexia: Personal Stories Of Frustration — And Success, Dec. 10, 2016

Dyslexia: The Learning Disability That Must Not Be Named, Dec. 3, 2016

Millions Have Dyslexia, Few Understand It, November 28, 2016

CBS Sunday Morning, Cracking the Code of Dyslexia, August 25, 2019

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