What are some of the challenges students with Dyslexia face in using technology?

DO-IT Factsheet #381
http://www.washington.edu/doit/Stem/articles?381

Technology has become an invaluable tool for many students, including those with learning disabilities such as Dyslexia. However, as explained by Dale Brown in the LD OnLine article [1] Dyslexia and the Challenge of Using Today's Technology [2], technology also presents new challenges for some students. Problems reported include the following:

Some strategies to meet these and other challenges using technology faced by students with Dyslexia include the following:

Read the article Dyslexia and the Challenge of Using Today's Technology [3] for more solutions and resources related to these problems.

For more information on computer technology for students with learning disabilities consult the DO-IT Knowledge Base article How can students with learning disabilities benefit from computer use? [4]

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