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Moment of Insight: How to “Own” Dyslexia With Technology

Expert Corner blog post by The Understood Team
Dec 01, 2014

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How can kids “own” their dyslexia?

That’s a question Ben Foss, author of The Dyslexic Empowerment Plan, has thought a lot about. In a recent webinar, Why It’s Important to Help Kids “Own” Their Dyslexia, Ben explained how a student can use technology to take control of learning and attention issues. In the short video excerpt below, watch Ben demonstrate how he “ear reads” with his phone.

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