Tag Archives: adults with dyslexia

February 5, 2016 in Dyslexia Facts

Famous Dyslexics: Entertainment

It’s more probable you’ll be a diagnosed dyslexic than a famous actor or actress. For even the most talented entertainers, the odds of becoming a …

Famous Dyslexics: Sports

Dyslexics can often thrive on the court or field more than they do in the classroom. For students that fall behind in the classroom, sports …

Famous Dyslexics: Science

Dyslexia does not have to limit your accomplishments. Read the stories of three famous dyslexics who thrived in science despite their struggles… Ann Bancroft “My dyslexia …

January 12, 2016 in Dyslexia Facts

Famous Dyslexics : Business and Entrepreneurship

Business and Entrepreneurship A 2007 survey done by NY Times revealed that about 1/3 of surveyed business owners identified as dyslexic. Entrepreneurs and dyslexics often …

September 9, 2011 in Blog Posts, Dyslexia

Dyslexia… coming soon to a bookstore near you!

Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Philip Schultz has written a memoir entitled My Dyslexia, which is scheduled for release this month from W. W. Norton & Company. Like many adults with dyslexia, Schultz was never diagnosed. He simply struggled through the miseries of school and teasing and slowly taught himself to understand, and eventually master, written language.