Possible Causes of Dyslexia The first thing that needs to be said is that dyslexia is not brought about by poor parenting. On the contrary, it is the parents of dyslexic children who have taken the initiatives and have brought dyslexia to public attention.
The Brain Modern technology means that the brain can be studied in great detail. Some researches believe that the there are differences in the brains of dyslexic children
Genetics There is strong evidence that dyslexia runs in families. This does not mean that if a dyslexic man or woman has a child, the child will be dyslexic.
Memory We need to use our memory in order to be able to read and write, We need to remember what sounds letters represent when we read. We need to be able to recall letters to represent sounds when we write.
Speed of Processing We need to process a lot of visual, memory and auditory information quickly to read and write.