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LauraMarie Coleman

Headshot of LauraMarie Coleman
Headshot of LauraMarie Coleman

LauraMarie Coleman (@Teach2Abilities) taught special and alternative education students in grades K–10 in New York schools for 16 years. She now works for Great Minds, supporting teachers and schools in implementing the Eureka Math curriculum.

What Do Homerun Hitters and Students with Dyslexia Have in Common?

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March 24, 2021
As a parent of two children with dyslexia and a special education teacher, I believe that when it comes to dyslexia, most school experiences emphasize students’ strikeouts rather than the many ways they can hit the ball out of the park. Here are some of the ways that typical learning experiences unnecessarily emphasize strikeouts and how we can turn them into homerun opportunities. Read more >

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