Dyslexia Strengths

Dyslexia is not just about weaknesses in reading or spelling; dyslexia is also about strengths.

When strengths are noticed and fostered, children and adults with dyslexia can build upon these strengths to achieve their goals in life. Listed below are just some of their strengths:

  • Athletic prowess
  • Excellent eye-hand coordination
  • Performs at high endurance levels
  • Strategic thinking skills
  • Big idea thinking capabilities
  • Ability to think outside-the-box
  • Quick-witted
  • Natural leadership skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • 3D spatial reasoning skills
  • Artistically inclined
  • Intuitive
  • Inventive
  • Highly inquisitive
  • High mechanical aptitude
  • Musically gifted