Jessica Byington's Story of Overcoming Dyslexia

Meagan Engle
January 7, 2010

For Jessica Byington, learning to read was a struggle -- made possible with the help of multi-sensory tutoring. Now 17, Byington is an A student in college and spokeswoman for the International Dyslexia Association. She is pushing for new laws to require early screening of students and special training for teachers, as this article in The Oxford Press reports.