October Is A National Dyslexia Awareness Month

Dyslexia Awareness Month was only officially recognized by the US Congress in 2015. In 1878, 125 years ago, Adolf Kussmaul, a German neurologist coined the term “Word Blindness” to describe several of his patients who used words in the wrong order.In 1887, a German ophthalmologist, Rudolph Berlin was the first to use the word “Dyslexia”…