As many as 20% of schoolchildren may be dyslexic.
As many as 80% of students with learning disabilities actually have dyslexia.
Dyslexia is identifiable with 92% accuracy at the age of 5.5 years.
– National Institute of Health
Over 50% of NASA employees are dyslexics. Dyslexics are deliberately sought after because they have superb problem-solving skills and excellent 3D/spatial awareness.
- Mary-Margaret Scholtens, director of the Alternative Programs Providing Learning Experiences (APPLE) Group