Tiffany Sunday is a key presenter at this year’s Region One Dyslexia Conference on Friday, April 22, 2022.
She will be sharing information with the students about how dyslexia is the DNA for entrepreneurship and innovation. Tiffany is the author of Dyslexia’s Competitive Edge, a book that discusses how dyslexia is a competitive edge for entrepreneurship and business ownership.
The Dyslexia presentation is based on Tiffany’s 2015 TEDx Talk – Dyslexia 2:0: The Gift of Innovation and the Entrepreneurial Mind.
Region One Presentation Topic: Dyslexia DNA of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
During her presentation, she will include examples to help the students understand how the challenges they encounter at school build tenacity and resiliency which are invaluable traits.
Tiffany will encourage students to focus on their creative talents, problem-solving skills, and unique abilities. She will share stories about when she was in school, and how she worked to overcome challenges including failing classes.
Key Points for Teachers and Parents Unable to Attend the Conference
Dyslexics are creative, entrepreneurial, and innovative.
Dyslexia enables individuals to solve complex problems.
Dyslexics develop tenacity from dealing with adversity and bouncing back from setbacks.
Finding downtime for the dyslexic brain to explore, dream, and think is important.
Dyslexics are strong leaders, who understand the big picture.
Many of our decisions are made from a “gut feeling.”
Tiffany would like to express her gratitude to everyone at Region One for this opportunity. She believes it is important to share positive information about dyslexia with students.