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Struggling Readers 101

Is your child a slow or Struggling Reader?

Get a  Screening completed to see about risk factors, do not wait- act quickly!  Waiting will NOT help.

http://www.learningally.org/Dyslexia/Dyslexia-Test

Ask your family members if they struggled to learn to read if there was later language development or history of slow reading-

If Risk factors are high, consider getting an evaluation

https://www.dyslexiafirst100days.com/

Accommodations list to share with Teacher:

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Assistive Technology:

American Public Media  has addressed Struggling Readers and Dyslexia in these very interesting reports:

Check your local National Public Radio station ( Ideas Network for broadcast of these reports) https://www.wpr.org/

April 2017

https://www.apmreports.org/story/2017/04/04/kids-dyslexia-public-schools  

September 2017

https://www.apmreports.org/story/2017/09/11/what-is-dyslexia-guinevere-eden

https://www.apmreports.org/story/2017/09/11/hard-to-read

Listen here: https://beta.prx.org/stories/215067

 

 

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