PBS Series with videos and 100 interviews with top experts in the field of literacy: neuroscientists, psychologists, reading researchers, educators, economists, and policy leaders.
Excellent bank of parent-friendly articles that debunk some commonly held myths about learning to read, and describe what good reading instruction looks like.
Neuroscience for Kids – a University of Washington website that makes every possible aspect of the workings of the brain understandable to children.
Simplify Difficult Text - Free Software.
About the Brain
University of Washington website that makes every possible aspect of the workings of the brain understandable to children.
Brain Training Cognitive Training and Memory Workouts.
The Secret Life of the Brain PBS 3-D images of the brain accompany episodes about how the brain works.
CEO Consultant – The Power of Dyslexic Thinking – a book and a blog by a successful dyslexic.
Local experts on the advantages of Dyslexia – Book Titles: The Mislabled Child and Dyslexic Advantage. Videos and much more.
8 movies about Dyslexia
Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity.
Testing and Instruction
Translation of all those Educational Tests.
All roads lead to here! Articles, links, tips, resources, treatments, support groups, etc.
National Organization – Membership is required for some conferences and resources.
Author of the book, "Cyber Junkie", Kevin Roberts is doing good work in the world with teens.
Handwriting Help at Home (By Kendra Wagner)
Is your child discouraged by her own messy work? Help her show what she knows with these tips for neater writing.
Slide Shows, FAQs, Videos, Checklists, Myth-busting
Getting the Writing Engine Started (By Kendra Wagner)
Writing a challenge to many students, and this article addresses those who are twice exceptional: gifted and learning disabled. Because the act of writing is full of many layers of creativity, skill, and motivation, there are many aspects of teaching it.
In this webinar, Kendra Wagner, M.A., explains how to identify and overcome dysgraphia and writing challenges.
Excellent Program. Used by many Homeschoolers. Free Articles.
Several levels of difficulty in quizzes on all aspects of grammar and vocabulary. 10 items in each quiz, so you can pop on the site and pop off!
For middle school and higher, this has lessons and tests.
What many teachers, test evaluators, and entry exam scorers use to evaluate writing.
Handouts and More! All free. All K-12.
20 online games for 2nd - 12th grade
Free grammar practice and writing for all grade levels