Site logo

--- Advertisement ---

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Bangkok Kids at Their Finest – Young Author at VERSO International School Breaking Stereotypes

Dslexia book by VERSO student

Dyslexia is the most common learning difficulty and affects between 5 to 15% of all children, with half of all special education students in a school being dyslexic. Even though the statistics of prevalence are high, dyslexia is often ‘hidden’ and is always a subject on any parents radar.

As the difficulty is hidden, children with dyslexia are often bright and demonstrate no outward sign until they learn to read. This often causes challenges for the dyslexic child, as their reading difficulties are ‘unexpected’ and are seen as having all the cognitive capability to be good readers. As a result of this perception dyslexic students are often undiagnosed, misdiagnosed or worse, labeled as ‘lazy’.

Understanding Dyslexia

A Grade 5 student at VERSO international school has authored a book “The Power of Dyslexia” and Sophia, the inspiring student and writer bravely embraces dyslexia. Through this book, she showcases that individuals with dyslexia can excel in writing and that their unique perspective is a gift. While reading, letters may occasionally rearrange, appearing backward or upside down, but that doesn’t hinder their passion for storytelling. 

This inspiring story explores themes of friendship, overcoming bullies, and embracing dyslexia. We are immensely proud to recognize this publication as part of her Explore project.

Sophie’s love for reading, particularly David Williams’ books, has been instrumental in her journey. At the age of 8, she sought assistance from a learning support clinic, where she learned to embrace her dyslexia and the importance of allowing herself more time and practice when working on assignments. Sophie is grateful to her friends, teachers, and parents for their invaluable assistance, advice, and unwavering support in bringing this book to life—a testament she is immensely proud of.

Limited copies of “The Power of Dyslexia” are available for purchase at our Hello office for THB 150. Thank you for your support in celebrating her accomplishment and spreading awareness about the power of dyslexia.

VERSO follows the US curriculum aligned with the New York State Learning standards. This framework serves as the foundation for VERSO’s unique and innovative Future-Ready Curriculum. Within VERSO’s immersive educational environment, learners develop knowledge and skills essential for the evolving workforce. Our award-winning campus allows learners to engage in personalized and project-based learning, where they can pursue their passions and interests through projects that foster problem-solving, discovery, and design skills.

Pssst... like what you're reading?

Join our community and never miss an event, post or update!

Just enter your email address below:

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors

Follow Us!

Upcoming Events


VERSO International School – Little Explorers Playgroup

VERSO International School 198, Moo 4, Soi Sarasetthasiri, Suvarnabhumi 3 Road, Bangchalong, Bang Plee,, Samut Prakan, Samut Prakan, Thailand

Join the VERSO’s Little Explorers Playgroup and watch as your little explorer learns to crawl, walk, talk, and explore the world around them with confidence and joy.The Playgroup starts from […]


Curtain Up Bkk – Weekly Classes

Curtain Up Bkk 1/4 Sukhumvit Rd, Khwaeng Khlong Tan, Khet Khlong Toei, bangkok, Thailand

Join us for weekly classes!⁣ All classes consist of a 6-week program starting from 29th of April and ending on June 8th. Enjoy the variety of our programs focused on […]

฿6500 – ฿13000

Playmondo – Painting & Crafty Fun

Playmondo 2nd Floor, 999/9 Rama I Rd, Pathum Wan,, Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand

Welcome the New School Term with Painting & Crafty Fun⁣ ⁣ Hey there, young artists! As we gear up for a brand-new school term, what better way to get back […]

Please Contact

Playmondo – Calling all little adventurers

Playmondo 2nd Floor, 999/9 Rama I Rd, Pathum Wan,, Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand

Join us as an explorer at Playmondo!⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Calling all little adventurers to dress up as stylish detectives for our Explore & Snap activity!⁣⁣ ⁣⁣ Explore the AR Sandbox and […]

Please Contact

A Little Something Cooking School – Monster Baking Workshop

A Little Something Racquet Club Building 4, 2nd Floor, 165 Sukhum Vit 49, Khlongton-nuer, Khet Watthana, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand

At this moment, no one is definitely hotter than this little guy! Special workshop, open for just 2 days, accepting no more than 6-8 people per class! There are both […]

Get The Latest Updates

Subscribe To Our Weekly Newsletter

Get the latest kid and family-friendly activities and events in your inbox every Thursday! No spam, guaranteed.

More information

You May Also Like...

Graphic image of a woman's body with a inspiring quote

Navigating Body Image

Editors Note : With thanks to St Andrews International School Bangkok We know that body image is a concern for many kids. It’s a common issue among young people that

Young girl feeling upset or depressed

Connecting With & Supporting Your Teen

We’re well and truly in the information age, where communications and access to data transpires in mere seconds and literally at our fingertips. It’s easy to be overwhelmed by the sheer