Photo Credit: MaryAGrim@KatyISD.org
A loving, persistent parent as advocate is the dyslexic child’s best ally. He doesn’t have to end up on the scrap heap of humanity.
According to Gabrielle Coppola, “The ability to grasp the big picture, persistence, and creativity are a few of the entrepreneurial traits of many dyslexics.” They make exceptional entrepreneurs and inventors, among other accomplishments.
It was early in the morning and very cold outside. So before heading to their classes, the students were lining up in the gym.
As I walked through, two of my therapy students came to me.
“Why can’t we ever have fun in the after-school program?”
“All we do is test…test… test.”