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Take Flight Research Summary

The Luke Waites Center for Dyslexia’s research program focuses on the causes and treatment of dyslexia and mathematics disabilities. Research projects have included studies on:


The center’s research findings have been presented at the World Congress of Dyslexia, the annual conference of the International Dyslexia Association and the Society for the Scientific Study of Reading.

In addition, the center’s research team has worked with The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and The University of Texas at Dallas to study mathematics disabilities. Together they created one of the few published accounts studying mathematics disabilities over time.