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I don't feel so special: How online classes during the pandemic have wrecked special needs kids

While not being in school has affected the learning progress of every student it has made things much worse for the kids with special needs

Published on 17th July 2021
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How Niveditha went from being a dyslexic student with red-marked report cards to being an award-winning PhD scholar

Niveditha B Warrier is a second-year PhD scholar at Sree Sankaracharya University of Sanskrit, Kalady. She is researching dyslexic narratives in English

Published on 24th February 2021
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Madras Dyslexia Association adopts traditional games to teach children with special needs

Significant improvements were recorded in key areas such as children's overall focus and concentration besides in motor skills as a result of playing some of these traditional games

Published on 7th September 2020
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Dyslexia is not simply a mental health problem, it is a social problem: Madras Dyslexia Association Founder, D Chandrasekhar

D Chandrasekhar of the Madras Dyslexia Association, speaks about the need to understand dyslexia in the Indian context and support students in coping with it

Published on 8th January 2020
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World Dyslexia Day: How the MDA has used tech to transform the lives of dyslexic kids

Dyslexia is far more prevalent than most people think. The Madras Dyslexia Association has been working relentlessly for the last three decades to help dyslexic children lead better lives

Published on 4th October 2019
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Now, any teacher can learn how to work with dyslexic kids through online course on IIT Madras portal 

The president of Madras Dyslexia Association  talks about their recent launch of an online portal that helps raise awareness on dyslexia

Published on 26th April 2019
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Meet Roopa Rao, who is responsible for changing the education policy in favour of dyslexic students

Dyslexic school students in Karnataka have to study only one language, which is the language of instruction, as a result of professor Roopa Rao's fight

Published on 27th April 2018
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Ever heard of Positive Dyslexia? It's real and can help your kid fight mental illness 

Angela Fawcett, one of the pioneers in Dyslexia research and Vice-President of British Dyslexia Association says it is a creative therapy that is suited for dyslexic kids because of their imagination

Published on 7th December 2017
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Dyslexia is a problem and parents need to start accepting that, opine experts on World Dyslexia Day

Parents and society at large have a huge role to play in shaping and often making or breaking children with dyslexia and learning disabilities, opine Experts on World Dyslexia Day

Published on 5th October 2017

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