Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD)

SpLDs are neurological (rather than psychological), usually hereditary and occur independently of intelligence. Many of our pupils have difficulties with reading, writing, number and disorders in practical movement.

Famous People with Specific Learning Difficulties

Famous People With Specific Learning Difficulties
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-1046031/Harry-Potter-The-brain-disorder-means-I-8217-t-tie-shoelaces.html
http://www.boston.com/ae/movies/articles/2005/11/06/tough_enough/
http://www.childmind.org/en/posts/articles/2010-10-18-orlando-bloom-on-growing-up-with-dyslexia
http://www.health.com/health/gallery/0,,20307161_2,00.html
http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/9809.html
http://dyslexia.yale.edu/goldberg.html
http://collider.com/movie/article.asp/aid/8221/tcid/1
http://mental.healthguru.com/slideshow/obsessive-compulsive-celebrities/justin-timberlake?
http://news.google.com/newspapers?nid=1893&dat=20020818&id=_MJQAAAAIBAJ&sjid=SMcMAAAAIBAJ&pg=5219,6545367
http://www.health.com/health/gallery/0,,20307161_7,00.html
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/celebritynews/10140536/Dyslexia-sufferer-Jamie-Oliver-reads-first-book-aged-38.html
http://www.abilitymagazine.com/TY_Pennington.html
http://www.easyreadsystem.com/news/famous-dyslexics-keanu-reeves/
https://alumni.stanford.edu/get/page/magazine/article/?article_id=41436
http://dyslexia.yale.edu/leno.html
http://dyslexiahelp.umich.edu/success-stories/vince-vaughn
http://www.contactmusic.com/news-article/vaughn-grateful-for-learning-disabilities
http://www.childmind.org/en/posts/articles/2013-5-21-richard-engel-talks-about-finding-confidence-dysle
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/celebrity-dancer-karina-smirnoff-speaks-out-for-the-first-time-on-how-adhd-has-impacted-her-life-62186832.html
http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/8615.html
http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/7129.html
http://www.christianpost.com/news/tim-tebow-opens-about-dyslexia-affecting-nfl-career-79418/
http://www.dyslexia-reading-well.com/anderson-cooper.html
http://dyslexiahelp.umich.edu/success-stories/anderson-cooper
http://dyslexiahelp.umich.edu/success-stories/cher
http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/on-innovations/richard-branson-and-the-dyslexia-advantage/2012/11/07/67a05b2a-2906-11e2-bab2-eda299503684_story.html
http://www.businessinsider.com/ceo-learning-disabilities-2011-5?utm_source=twbutton&utm_medium=social&utm_term=&utm_content=&utm_campaign=warroom#richard-bransons-dyslexia-made-high-school-especially-difficult-1
http://www.additudemag.com/adhd/article/754.html
http://www.thepowerofdyslexia.com/paul-orfalea-a-hyperactive-dyslexic/
http://www.thepowerofdyslexia.com/tommy-hilfiger/
http://dyslexiahelp.umich.edu/success-stories/tommy-hilfiger
http://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/2014/may/26/henry-winkler-the-fonz-interview-hank-zipzer-dyslexia
http://ncld.org/learning-disability-resources/special-needs-stories/adults-with-ld/henry-winkler-dyslexic-celebrity-childrens-author
http://dyslexia.yale.edu/Winkler.html