Tag Archives: learning disability

A Season of Gratitude

Here at Lexercise, we make a special effort to express gratitude. It takes just a moment to say Thank you, but the benefits can be …

Stress Management 101

In a recent “Best of NPR” newsletter, Christopher Dean Hopkins writes about helping young students cope with unusual conditions as they return to school. He …

Homeschooling’s Surge and Lessons Learned

As we move into another school year, parents everywhere are scrambling for resources and examining the “lessons” of last year’s experience. Whether the local school …

Making a Case for Practice

Perhaps you’ve had this experience: you decide to learn a new skill. Let’s use bread-baking as an example, but it could easily be a foreign …

February 3, 2020 in Blog Posts, Dyslexia, Dyslexia Treatment

Who Puts the Active in Interactive?

There’s a lot going on at Lexercise. So much, in fact, that we will be sharing our news with you over the course of two …

December 18, 2019 in Blog Posts, Reading

Reading Togetherness

The holidays are upon us. The days and nights are chilly. It’s family time. And what better way to share these winter hours than reading …

Thank you!

It’s almost Thanksgiving and so, along with family and turkey and pumpkin pie, our minds turn to gratitude. Here at Lexercise, we have many people …

September 10, 2019 in Blog Posts, Professional Education

Lexercise is Accredited by IDA

Take our Online, Professional Courses and Earn a Certification in Structured Literacy As you probably know, Lexercise has long been committed to the use of …

September 6, 2019 in Blog Posts, Professional Education

UNC Greensboro and Lexercise Partner for Professional Development

When their ideas for Lexercise were taking shape more than a decade ago, Sandie Barrie Blackley and Chad Myers set out to integrate the research-based …

August 14, 2019 in Blog Posts, Dyslexia Treatment

Just Eight Weeks to Better Reading

If your child is a struggling reader or speller, you’ve probably tried just about everything. You’ve talked to teachers, counselors, and school administrators. You’ve talked …

August 7, 2019 in Schools and Dyslexia

An Overview of our Mississippi Dyslexia Screener

In 2013, the State of Mississippi enacted a law requiring local school districts to implement State Board of Education-approved screening for dyslexia. The law (Mississippi …

July 23, 2019 in Blog Posts, Dyslexia Treatment

Drawing Parallels: Literacy and Music

Learning to read and write – what we call literacy – is a lot like learning to play a musical instrument. When we hear a …