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World’s first app screens for Dyslexia in minutes using Artificial Intelligence

Dystech, an Australian start-up that is using the technological power of AI and Machine Learning to solve real-world problems, has created the world’s first app that screens for dyslexia, giving the user a percentage likelihood of having the disorder in just minutes. Individuals with dyslexia have trouble with reading and spelling despite having the ability […]

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Why Measuring Literacy Performance is Important

Malcolm X once said, “Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.” However, sizeable segments of the world’s population are still illiterate.  According to recent global literacy performance measurement studies, about two-thirds of the world population (roughly 750 million adults) lack the basic arithmetic, reading, and […]

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Dyslexia Assessment: What You Need to Know

Despite being acknowledged as one of the most common learning difficulties among children, dyslexia is not easy to assess or diagnose. After all, its symptoms are not always noticeable. The Australian Dyslexia Association (ADA) defines it as a learning difficulty and NOT a learning disability. In other words, a dyslexic student does not have a […]

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Identifying Learning Disabilities in Preschoolers

Summary Learning disabilities in children are quite common and consist of various reading, writing, and mathematical disorders. Spotting learning inabilities in young children can be difficult because children develop at different rates. But there are some red flags that parents should be aware of. Childhood Education: Identifying Learning Disabilities in Preschoolers It’s probably safe to […]