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Brain of a Dyslexic vs non-Dyslexic reader

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Not really that unbelievable, when you know the talents and visual-spacial awareness of the amazing Dyslexics. Nobody would argue, that the brain of a Dyslexic person lights up in different areas when reading and more or less bypasses the left hemisphere. The biggest difference between the Davis approach and the mainstream one is in the conclusion Ron Davis drew from it: Instead of using drill to instill phonics to make up for a perceived lack of left-brain activity, he uses the right brain preference to teach the Dyslexic readers how to use their visual creative talent for all their learning. I believe NASA knows what they are doing…and they are not alone in their preference for Right-Brain talent.


Author: Barbara Hoi

I am working with Dyslexic and Asperger geniuses and have opened a centre to expand Sydney Dyslexia to another location right on the beach at the Entrance North. I have written two books on Dyslexia ('the Right Brain for the Right Time' and 'Nurturing the Secret Garden') as I believe these children and adults have a great gift and the ability to become leaders in their field.

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