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NPR Series: The Learning Disability

Dyslexia: The Learning Disability That Must Not Be Named December 3, 2016 • Many parents and teachers report that schools won’t use the word dyslexia. Why might this be? And ...

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NPR Series: Rewiring the Dyslexic Brain

How Science Is Rewiring The Dyslexic Brain November 29, 2016 • Scientists are exploring how human brains learn to read — and discovering new ways that brains with dyslexia can ...

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NPR Series: Raising a Child with Dyslexia

Raising A Child with Dyslexia: 3 Things Parents Can Do November 29, 2016 • Dyslexia is a reading problem, but its influence can be felt far beyond the classroom. It ...

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Unlocking Dyslexia: NPR Series

Millions Have Dyslexia, Few Understand It November 28, 2016 • It’s the most common learning disability, yet it’s still hard to answer the question: What is it? An NPR reporter ...

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Scholarships for Learning Disabilities

There are many college scholarships aimed at helping students with learning disabilities. College can be just as financially strenuous as it is academically demanding, and while many institutions offer financial ...

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Stanford Study on Brain Waves

Stanford Professor Bruce McCandliss found that beginning readers who focus on letter-sound relationships, or phonics, increase activity in the area of their brains best wired for reading. Click the link ...

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Two Articles about UA School District

A couple of recent articles by “The Columbus Dispatch” and the suburban news paper “This Week” on the turn around of the Upper Arlington School district addressing children with Dyslexia.

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There is more to Dyslexia

More to Dyslexia Dyslexia is believed to be caused by a neurological language processing disorder. Dyslexia symptoms usually include difficulty with written and spoken information. Symptoms can range from mild ...

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Every Student Succeeds Act

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Webinars and Proposed Stakeholder Meetings Under the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), Ohio will create a plan for how our local, state and federal ...

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July 2016 Federal Guidance on ADHD

The U.S. Department of Education’s (Department’s) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces Federal laws protecting the rights of students facing discrimination on the bases of race, color, national origin, sex, ...

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