Recent Research into Dyslexia

Research into dyslexia has exploded in the past decade.  Many educational institutions host dedicated dyslexia centers, with Yale and UCSF often at the forefront of cutting-edge research.  Collaboration between professionals from a wide variety of disciplines such as neuroscience, education, music and psychology is another exciting new trend. 

 

Nature.com Portfolio

Provides links to open access research papers studying dyslexia, ordered chronologically from date of publication   

Science Daily Dyslexia News

Summaries of articles explaining the latest research in brain science, written for a lay audience

Understood.org Research Roundup

Short summaries, key take-aways and common misunderstandings about recent research articles on topics including dyslexia, ADHD, dyscalculia and other learning disabilities 

Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity Research

Abstracts of current and past research papers, with free access to published full journal articles

UCSF Dyslexia Center Research

Overview of current research projects and citation list of selected publications with links to full articles

 UCSF Dyslexia Center Phenotyping Project   

12-minute YouTube video describing their cross-disciplinary, collaborative model of research, diagnosis and treatment

New York Times: How children read differently from books vs. screens

Short article by Perri Klass, M.D. published in March, 2021

Fast Forward by Carnegie Learning: 2020 Dyslexia Research Update

Lay summary of three research articles published in 2020 on inheritability, neural differences, and areas of strength in children with dyslexia.  One-hour webinar available with registration.  Updated 2021research on working memory, auditory component and nonverbal creativity found here. Note: this company has a vested interest in research that supports software they sell.