Dyscalculia

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Name: Dyscalculia
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Celebrating 175 years in style

Patek Philippe rendered the interior of its manufacture in Plan-les-Ouates unrecognisable even to those familiar with it last night as the brand pulled out all the stops to celebrate its 175th anniversary. Courtyards and gardens made way for a huge temporary ... [Published WorldTempus - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

Global Research on Learning Disability Treatment Market - Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2014 - 2020

Learning disability is actually a group of disorders, not a single disorder which includes dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, dyspraxia, attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and auditory and visual processing disorders. Learning disorders occurs ... [Published SBWire - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

Learning disabilities group hosting free talk about helping students

It’s Learning Disabilities Awareness Month in October in Ontario and the area chapter of a provincial organization wants the public to consider a person’s ability.Why a Person’s Abilities Matter? is the theme for the month.“People too often define the ... [Published Inside Halton - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Thinking (Handi)cap

It’s Thursday night of finals week, spring quarter. Tomorrow night you have a math final and the evening after that you have physics — neither of which you’ve started studying for, thanks to the stubbornly low throughput of your heap allocator (which ... [Published Stanford Daily - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Why I stopped being a tiger mother

My 10-year-old daughter Lily sat back on the therapist's chair and described the evil culprit responsible for making her believe she would never be able to do maths. Then asked to draw this person, Lily sketched an angry, disapproving figure, hands on ... [Published The Independent - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Early bird rates end for Summit School symposium today

Today is the last day for early bird specials for Summit School's symposium on dyscalculia, a kind of dyslexia for numbers.The symposium will talk about the neuroscience behind dyscalculia, assessment, teacher intervention, technology enhanced learning ... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

That’s right eating pure crap can help you lose fat.

Be it North America, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia, or South America, it can send the most beautiful and freshest flowers to the recipient. For on-time personal flower delivery service, Fleurop-Interflora has over 55'000 affiliated florist members. ... [Published Kidspot Australia - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 26 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Eight Nonprofit Organizations Will Share Kidzmet's Company Sales

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. , Sept. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kidzmet founder Jen Lilienstein announced today that her company will donate 25% of company sales of books and memberships from September 28, 2014 to January 17 , 2015 to eight learning advocacy groups ... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Sep 26 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

International Expert on Dyscalculia to Speak at Summit Symposium

Individuals with dyscalculia struggle to learn mathematics, despite having an adequate learning environment at home and at school. There is some association between dyscalculia and dyslexia in children and adults. Children with dyscalculia fall behind ... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Special Report: How one Solihull schoolgirl was failed by the authorities over her severe dyslexia

In the end, it took qualified teacher and private tutor Jackie Breen just one hour to identify what the school had missed for years.Niamh Padley, a bright, articulate child who inexplicably had been failing for so long in the classroom, was probably severely ... [Published Birmingham Mail - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Bullying Children with Special Needs, A special report released today by NoBullying

PRWebBy definition, bullying can be described as the expression of aggressive behavior towards others with the intent of purposely causing them harm. The harm is doubled when it comes to bullying children with special needs. NoBullying releases today ... [Published WGNT - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Brehm Preparatory to host Harvard teleconference on dyslexia

On Friday, Oct. 17, Brehm Preparatory School in Carbondale will host the 2014 Harvard Medical School/Dyslexia Foundation Conference.The videoconference will be from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the Brehm Preparatory School Student Activities Center’s Dining ... [Published Southern Illinoisan - Sep 15 2014]

Quotes

...To the adult eye, they appear lazy and "not bothered". But as the educator and former head Noël Janis-Norton told me: "They're often children who have tried just one too many times and failed."
Why is Kidzmet donating a quarter of sales to these organizations? "It's estimated that 2.4 million students are diagnosed with LD and receive special education services in our schools" says Lilienstein
"Having Dr. Butterworth present at our symposium is an amazing opportunity for all educators in the mid-Atlantic region" explains Dr. Joan A Mele-McCarthy
Ciaran Connolly, Co Founder of NoBullying says "Learning disabilities are a fact of life for many children and teens and even adults. The pressure of being bullied shouldn't also be part of the equation for them."

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Dyslexia Association of Singapore (DAS) calls f... [Published Scoop Asia - Oct 15 2014]
Celebrating 175 years in style [Published WorldTempus - Oct 14 2014]
Global Research on Learning Disability Treatmen... [Published SBWire - Oct 08 2014]
Learning disabilities group hosting free talk a... [Published Inside Halton - Oct 04 2014]
Thinking (Handi)cap [Published Stanford Daily - Sep 30 2014]
Why I stopped being a tiger mother [Published The Independent - Sep 29 2014]
Disability Services sees increase in use among ... [Published Volante - Sep 29 2014]
Early bird rates end for Summit School symposiu... [Published Maryland Gazette - Sep 26 2014]
That’s right eating pure crap can help you lose... [Published Kidspot Australia - Sep 26 2014]
Eight Nonprofit Organizations Will Share Kidzme... [Published Good Day Sacramento - Sep 26 2014]
International Expert on Dyscalculia to Speak at... [Published Industrial Info Financials - Sep 22 2014]
International Expert on Dyscalculia to Speak at... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Sep 22 2014]
Special Report: How one Solihull schoolgirl was... [Published Birmingham Mail - Sep 22 2014]
Bullying Children with Special Needs, A special... [Published WGNT - Sep 17 2014]
Western’s Emerging Scholars Recognized by Royal... [Published Noodls - Sep 16 2014]
Brain study shows dyslexia impacts mathematical... [Published Medical News Today - Sep 16 2014]
Even the untrained eye will note the broad vari... [Published Kidspot Australia - Sep 16 2014]
Brehm Preparatory to host Harvard teleconferenc... [Published Southern Illinoisan - Sep 15 2014]
AIM Academy in Conshohocken welcomes 280 studen... [Published Norristown Times Herald - Sep 04 2014]
1 in 5 children in Chennai schools have learnin... [Published Times of India - Aug 12 2014]
State of Washington Office of Superintendent of... [Published PRWeb - Jul 30 2014]
New Private School, Emerald City School, Founde... [Published PRWeb - Jul 13 2014]
Children ‘do not have innate ability in English... [Published Telegraph - Jul 08 2014]
MCP Middle & High School Expands with New Scott... [Published PR.com Press Releases - May 17 2014]
Bachman greenhouse offers kids hands-on experience [Published Cleveland Banner - May 08 2014]
Comorbidity Reported in ADHD, Dyslexia and Auti... [Published PRWeb - May 06 2014]
Pacific Quest Now Offering Students Opportunity... [Published PRWeb - Mar 27 2014]
Unique Treatment for Autism Based on Hidden Dys... [Published PRWeb - Jan 21 2014]
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International Expert on Dyscalculia to Speak at... [Published PR Newswire: Health - Sep 22 2014]
EDGEWATER, Md., Sept. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Summit School's featured speaker at the Zelma Wynn Symposium will be Dr. Brian Butterworth, author and international expert on dyscalculia. The symposium will take place on Saturday, October ...
MCP Middle & High School Expands with New Scott... [Published PR.com Press Releases - May 17 2014]
Snata Cruz, CA, May 17, 2014 --( PR.com )-- MCP Middle & High School (MCP) the region’s only non-profit, independent small school that personalizes college readiness for students who learn differently, today announced that their program will be accessible ...
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