New TDF Honorary Board Member – Deborah Baker Jr.

The Dyslexia Foundation is pleased to announce that Deborah Baker Jr. is joining TDF’s Honorary Board. Deborah, who has dyslexia, has never let this deter her from pursuing her passion as an actor. In fact, her learning difference has helped her understand that there...

For dyslexia, writing is often on the wall from birth

Original text provided by Boston Childrens Hospital – December 7, 2015 Some 5 to 17 percent of all children have developmental dyslexia, or unexplained reading difficulty. When a parent has dyslexia, the odds jump to 50 percent. Typically, though, dyslexia isn’t...