[IAEP] [Sugar-devel] 2 idea's to train people dyslexia
dfarning at sugarlabs.org
Mon Sep 21 10:40:36 EDT 2009
I would like to introduce you to Marilyn Hagle (CCed). She is active
at the intersection of dyslexia and technology based education tools.
She has recently written a grant to set up a pilot for researching and
using sugar as a platform for helping kids overcome or adapt to their
On Mon, Sep 21, 2009 at 5:37 AM, Marten Vijn <info at martenvijn.nl> wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-09-21 at 12:17 +0200, Tomeu Vizoso wrote:
>> On Wed, Sep 16, 2009 at 09:56, Marten Vijn <info at martenvijn.nl> wrote:
>> > On Wed, 2009-09-16 at 09:34 +0200, Marten Vijn wrote:
>> >> Hi,
>> >> I am not a dyslexia expert, maybe a bit more that average.
>> >> idea 1
>> >> Today I read in a newspaper that it helps people
>> >> to let them hear what they (words not the characters).
>> > __________________________^ type*
>> > *Actually I do knwo a lot about dyslexia, like that is really annoying
>> > not being capable to write normal emails without make errors.
>> > No patches seem to be availible.
>> > Training young kids _in time_ prevents a lot frustration, dropouts from
>> > school and waste of very creative talented kids.
>> > My son would have a > 50% change of being born with it too. So having
>> > having a good educational toolset seems important.
>> Wonder if we could involve on this an existing dyslexia organization?
> good idea.
> I 'll keep it on my list for dutch researchers. Not If I will to
> I never know who am talking to tomorrow.... :)
>> > cheers
>> > Marten
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