"A designer, I wanted to create a symbol that would be meaningful for those on this journey. I turned to the common misunderstanding that dyslexics are reading backwards or in mirror image. Inspired by the three dimensional aspect of the letters p q b d, this stylized design becomes a symbol for awareness and a place to start conversations about dyslexia."
co-founder Decoding Dyslexia Virginia
Connections: A Podcast of the James L. Hamner Public Library
OCTOBER 16, 2019 EPISODE 74
SUPPORT TEACHERS AND FAMILIES
Raise Awareness and
It is expensive to appropriately train teachers and instruct classes with explicit instruction for students with dyslexia. The dyslexia symbol supports dyslexia organizations that that provide better education and experiences for the dyslexic community.
YOUR VOICE MATTERS
Dyslexia may be a hidden learning difference, but you can speak out and raise awareness by being part of the conversation. The dyslexia symbol was created to provide strength to the dyslexia movement, bring us together, and show support.