October is Dyslexia Awareness Month! What are you doing to raise awareness?
Pixar veterans have developed a type of speech recognition that works for children: http://www.wired.com/2014/09/toytalk/?mbid=social_twitter
Dyscalculia is often called “math dyslexia”, but this is not an accurate or in-depth explanation of the condition. Learn more about dyscalculia here:
Do you have dyslexia? Then you might make a good spy! GCHQ, a British intelligence agency, says that they have specifically hired more than 100 dyslexic and dyspraxic employees for their ability to analyze information in a “logical and analytical” way and for their “spiky” skill sets – their unique level of exceptional talent in some areas.
The 2014 Dyslexia Symposium is coming up soon! The Symposium will be held at the Allen County Public Library on October 11. Learn about resources, technology, and more for students with dyslexia!
A bit more news about iOS8’s new features and changes, like heavily upgraded dictation software for Siri.