What a dynamic team Orville and his wife Ruth make and what a difference they make to troubled youth. Their heart centred approach is their ‘Gift of Guidance’ to the youth that are fortunate to find them. www.pathfinderyouthsociety.org.
Olav Krigolson is ‘that Neuroscience Guy’ who gave a fascinating Tedx talk on quick mobile technology that can assess brain function. His rich life has fuelled his love of learning, brain function and education – Men might be from Mars ? Olav would just like to go there! Enjoy ! www.olavkrigolson.com
Noel is a communicator – he is passionate about helping people to communicate in many ways, verbally and non-verbally. He shares some of his facilitating skills and insights as a coach for the 2021 tedxbearcreekpark event on March 27. As our emcee he communicated who we were… so who better to kick off this series… www.noelbentley.ca.
Sue Blyth Hall fulfilled a dream on March 27, 2021, when she was privileged to give a talk at the Tedxbearcreekpark livestreamed event. The whole process from applying, to being accepted, the coaching, the teamwork, the communication, to making new friends and pushing personal boundaries was beyond incredible… here is the inside story ! www.tedxbearcreekpark.ca/tedx-2021/
We at Fish Don’t Climb Trees and The Whole Dyslexic Society wish you all a spectacular 2021, with all the hopes and dreams that have been on hold coming to fruition, alongside all the silver linings that 2020 uncovered. Don McLeod wrote this song for us in 2008… enjoy!
Julie is a dyslexic author who founded Influence Publishing which might appear to be somewhat of an oxymoron. She joins us from Mexico and shares the story of how she discovered her gift, and how she has made full use of it in her thriving career as a book publisher.
It was truly an honour to talk with Alison, who is known as the Godmother of Entrepreneurs and joined us from the UK. Her story is a truly remarkable, full of hard work, determination and inherent people skills; all of which have been recognized recently when she was awarded an MBE!
Ed is an incredibly talented, international award winning musician. He takes us on a lively, breathtaking and emotional journey as he describes the colour his gift brings to his world. Ed is a larger-than-life individual who is dedicated to enriching the lives of fellow dyslexics and we are extremely grateful for his support.
Tristan Macdonald interviews Sue Hall to introduce the third series of podcasts which have a festive theme – focusing on the gift that all dyslexics share. Sue outlines this natural ability to alter perception before you meet many talented individuals from around the world, who make good use of their gift.
Chelsea Flett provides a current insight into using Davis Learning Strategies in her school. She attended a DLS Workshop in October 2019 and sheds light on introducing these methods just before Covid, during the online schooling months, and then as school reconvened with Covid measures in place.