Reading disabilities impact children with normal IQ, they impact children who come from literacy rich homes, they impact children who are read to every day, and they impact children who are attentive and focused. Reading disabilities do not discriminate they can affect any child. Today I wanted to talk about my personal journey in the Read More >
Your Child is Struggling with Reading, What Now?
Is your child struggling, or behind in their reading. Are you unsure of what you can do to support them? The best thing you can do is inform yourself as a parent. What do you need to know about reading to ensure your child succeeds in school? I often hear parents say they are told Read More >
March is Literacy Month – Be the Change
To kick off Literacy month we want to talk about change. I love the saying: BE THE CHANGE YOU WISH TO SEE IN THIS WORLD. This year at Regina Speech Centre we have been working to bring about change in reading instruction in Saskatchewan. We are determined to be a part of the grass roots Read More >
If a reader is struggling, a good assessment is critical…
Reading is NOT a natural skill, it is a learned skill. There are many things that can make it more difficult to learn to read as reading is an extremely complicated process that takes place in the brain. It requires systematic and explicit instruction to acquire and sometimes there are many factors that can contribute Read More >