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Educational Specialist (EdS)
Department of Graduate Psychology
Dyslexie is a font developed by Christian Boer specifically to enhance reading fluency in students with dyslexia. The present study examined its potential impact on the performance of 36 4th and 5th grade students with SLD on story reading. We found that Dyslexie, when compared to other common fonts that have been adjusted to control for Dyslexie’s large size and spacing, appears to have no effect on readers’ ability to read text correctly, comprehend text, or read faster.
Powell, Steven L., "The effect of a font intervention for 4th and 5th graders with dyslexia" (2017). Educational Specialist. 116.