Experts Live

Welcome to the Understood Community

A private parent community with expert guidance and support

Recent Posts

Photo of Scott Kelly


Astronaut Scott Kelly Opens Up About His Attention Issues

Astronaut Scott Kelly is best known as the first American to spend a year in space. He lived aboard...

Photo of Gabby Edison and Officer Scotty Dail


Officer Helps Teen With Dyslexia Triumph Over Driver’s Test

Gabby Edison, a teen driver with dyslexia, is thrilled that she can finally use horsepower, instead...

Dyslexia therapist Kim Ray and paraprofessionals at Berryville School


Arkansas School District Tackles Dyslexia Training, With a Push From New Dyslexia Law

Berryville is a small town of 5,500 in the northwest corner of Arkansas. It’s also one of the many c...

Photo of Michelle Carter


Chasing Gold, Olympic Shot Putter Michelle Carter Opens Up About ADHD and Dyslexia

Michelle Carter is one of the top shot putters in the world. She’s a two-time Olympian and a seven-t...

Senator Elizabeth Warren sits during the "Understanding Dyslexia" hearing.


Dyslexia Is Important to the Nation, Senators Say

“Dyslexia is important to Congress, and it’s important to the nation.” So stated Sen. Barbara A. Mik...

What’s New on Understood