Stories by Kids

Video: Middle-Schooler Teaches Future Teachers About Dyslexia

Ella Griffith-Tager was diagnosed with dyslexia in first grade. Now, at only 11 years old, she's hel…

Video: Elijah Ditchendorf, a High School Science Whiz Who Has Dyslexia

Hear from high school senior Eijah Ditchendorf, who has dyslexia, about his love of math and science…

Video: How Art Helped a Struggling Student Better Understand Himself

Watch as Marcos, a young man with dyslexia and ADHD, talks about the benefits of art in his life, in…

Video: Mother and Daughter Take Their Dyslexia Story to Washington

Watch this inspiring story of April Hanrath, and her daughter Jocelyn, as they travel to Washington …

Video: How the Gift of Dance Transformed a 12-Year-Old Boy With ADHD

See the inspiring story of this 12-year-old boy with ADHD who can't stop moving his feet. In this vi…

Video: A High-Schooler With Dyslexia Discovers Her Passion

This high school senior shares what it was like growing up with dyslexia and how she managed to find…

Video: Interview Silvia Ortiz-Rosales, Teen With Dyslexia

Silvia Ortiz-Rosales is a teen with dyslexia who's tackling a big challenge: studying journalism. Fi…

Video: Meet Child Entrepreneur Max Ash (and Mom)

Kid entrepreneur Max Ash, who has dyslexia, invented the Mug With a Hoop. Find out how he used his s…

Video: Teen With Dyslexia Shares What He Wishes People Knew About Him

Teen with dyslexia Cody Trine shares his success story in this video from the National Center for Le…

Teen Tech Whiz With Dyslexia Shares His Expertise to Help Others

Teen with dyslexia Jack Owens is teaching others how to use assistive technology (AT) to help studen…

How I Got Over My Fear of AP Statistics (and Passed!) With Dyscalculia

A high school senior with dyscalculia shares what it was like to take AP statistics. Find out what h…

How Mom Helped Me Redefine Success When My Dyslexia Got Me Down

A young adult talks about struggling with dyslexia as a child and how her parents helped her define …