Now I Understand What My Child With Dyslexia Is Going Through

“When I was asked to try the Through Your Child’s Eyes simulation of dyslexia, I jumped at the opportunity.

It went something like this:

The letters are jumbled. The clock starts ticking. You can’t read the words. You feel stressed out almost right away. You try to put words into context by reading the entire sentence, but you can’t. You have to decode. But until you flip the letters, you can’t figure out the words. It’s really hard to tell which letters are flipped. The more frustrated you get, the more you want to give up. Is reading this even worth my time? What is it trying to say? What’s the point? Keep in mind this is only a 75-second exercise. And I’m not 9 years old.”

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Source: www.understood.org

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