Podcasts and More

PaTTAN (Pennsylvania Training and Technical Assistance Network) youtube channel

Implementing State Standards for Students with Dyslexia, Jerry Von Korff, Nov. 2020 (blog)

Dyslexia Advocate and Toussaint Morrison's series Dyslexia and The Right to Read:

Jasmine Lane, Taddess, Stacey, September 2020

Citizen Ed (Minneapolis):

Discover the Science of Reading, Chris Stewart and Emily Hanford, September 10, 2020

APM Podcasts by Emily Hanford: (Link to Emily Hanford on APM Reports)

What the Words Say: Many kids struggle with reading -- and children of color are far less likely to get the help they need, August 6, 2020

Is Learning to Read a Constitutional Right?, April 30, 2020

Experts say widely used reading curriculum is failing kids, January 27, 2020

A conversation with Emily Hanford on reading instruction in the U.S., October 24, 2019

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

What to do if your child's school isn't teaching reading right?, Oct 8, 2018

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 Hanford)

Science of Reading: The Podcast, A conversation with Emily Hanford, November 13, 2019

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


PBS Newshour, 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 (PBS website)


All Things Considered:

Henry Winkler, 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

EDVIEW360 Podcast from Voyager Sopris:

American Schools Are Failing Students with Dyslexia: What Can We Do About It?, Guest Emily Hanford, October 22, 2019

Disclaimer: Please note that DD-MN does not endorse, represent or have any legal connection with any of the resources listed above. These are resources that many parents have found useful in searching for information about dyslexia.