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  • School and Learning
    Signs and Symptoms of Dyslexia
    Does Your Middle-Schooler Have Dyslexia?
    Is your adolescent struggling in school? Find out if you should have her evaluated for a reading disability. ...
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    Signs and Symptoms of Dyslexia
    Does Your Grade-Schooler Have Dyslexia?
    Is your child struggling in school? Find out if you should have him evaluated for a reading disability. ...
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    Reading Difficulties
    Reading Disability and Driver's Test
    Find out how to request modifications in the written driver's test exam for someone with a documented learning disability. ...
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    Signs and Symptoms of Dyslexia
    Does Your Preschooler Have Dyslexia?
    Does your little one have a problem learning? Find out if you should have her evaluated for a reading disability. ...
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    Reading Assessments
    Your Third-Grader: Reading Assessment
    Is your child reading beyond or below grade level? Don't read between the lines -- take a quiz to determine whether your child is on track. Then, find tips, activities, books, and downloads to help him improve his skills. ...
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    Literacy Facts
    The Road to Literacy
    How much do you really know about literacy and reading? Take our quiz and find out! ...
  • 10 ways to improve reading skills
    Reading Activities
    The Top 10 Ways to Improve Your Child's Reading Skills
    Nothing is more important to academic achievement than being a good reader. Parents know their children best and can provide the one-on-one time and attention that will lead them to success in reading. Here is a list of ways to help your children...
    Peggy Gisler, Ed.S. and Marge Eberts, Ed.S.
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    Literacy Facts
    Long Live Literacy!
    Where would the three "R's" be without literacy? Take our quiz and learn the facts about reading and writing. ...
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    Literacy Facts
    Do You Know the Facts About Literacy?
    Do you know the facts about the state of literacy in the U.S.? Take our quiz and find out. ...
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    Reading Difficulties
    Tackling Tough Reading Assignments
    Tackling Tough Reading Assignments Tuning In Should you pay for good grades? In general, you want your teen to learn that good work is its own reward. That said, you might find other ways to reward improvement (not just achievement). Promise not...
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    Reading Difficulties
    Sixth-Grader Reads on Second-Grade Level
    How can you help a sixth-grader who reads on the second-grade level, despite two years of special learning? ...
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    Reading Difficulties
    The Art of Balancing Reading Re-Mediation and Accommodation
    The Art of Balancing Reading Re-Mediation and AccommodationWhat is often left ignored in our desire to teach reading is the reality that many times kids find themselves in a position, specifically older students, where they don't have time to lea...
    Jonathan Mooney
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    Reading Difficulties
    LD or Just Not Bright?
    There are many different reasons why a child may have difficulty with reading comprehension. ...
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    Reluctant Readers
    A Love of Reading
    Find how to foster a love of reading in your child. ...
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    Reading Difficulties
    ADD, Low IQ, and Reading
    A mother seeks help for her son with ADD, a low IQ, and reading difficulty. ...
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    Gifted Education
    Gifted Child Has Reading Problems
    It is very possible even for gifted children to have learning disabilities. ...
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    Ld Signs and Symptoms
    High-School Freshman Needs Help with Spelling and Reading
    Get information on how to obtain books on tape and other resources for older children with learning disabilities. ...
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    Reading Difficulties
    Young Readers and Oral Expression
    Here are exercises you can do at home to strengthen your child's oral reading skills. ...