Only 5% of American children learn to read without effort. Another 20% to 30% learn to read with relative ease once exposed to formal instruction. That leaves 60% for whom learning to read is a major challenge. For twenty to thirty percent of those children, reading is one of the most difficult tasks they will have to master throughout their education.
- What is dyslexia?
- What are other related language-based learning differences?
- What are the causes?
- What are the signs?
- How is dyslexia treated?
- What are the "side effects" of dyslexia?
- What are the unique strengths of someone with dyslexia?
- Where can I find more information about dyslexia and diagnostic testing?