This video goes into more depth on some of the things discussed in the first video, The Truth About Teaching Reading to a Child With Dyslexia, and provides additional information on other issues.

Please note – If you would like to jump to a specific myth, the myths are also broken into separate videos further down the page.



5 Myths of Dyslexia

Myth #1 Dyslexia is linked to low intelligence

Myth #2 Dyslexia is a visual problem

Myth #3 Dyslexia is always referred to as dyslexia

Myth #4 Educators understand how best to remediate dyslexia

Myth #5 Dyslexia requires a phonics based approach


Separate Myth Videos


Myth #1 Dyslexia is linked to low intelligence



Myth #2 Dyslexia is a visual problem




Myth #3 Dyslexia is always referred to as dyslexia





Myth #4 Educators understand how best to remediate dyslexia




Myth #5 Dyslexia requires a phonics based approach