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Posted by The Understood Team on Oct 21, 2016
Kids with dyslexia can face many challenges. But knowing that others have faced the same issues—and succeeded—can be a huge source of encouragement. S... Read More
Children with dyspraxia can face a range of challenges related to their trouble with movement and coordination. But there are strategies you can use t... Read More
Posted by The Understood Team on Oct 19, 2016
There are many software programs that can help kids with learning and attention issues. But how can you know which is right for your child? Start with... Read More
Posted by The Understood Team on Oct 14, 2016
Lola Álvarez was diagnosed with dyslexia when she was a young girl in Mexico. She faced stigma and decided to keep her dyslexia a secret for years—eve... Read More
Chrome apps and extensions can be a big help for kids with learning and attention issues. (Extensions add functions to the Chrome web browser.) They c... Read More
Kids with writing issues like dysgraphia often struggle to express their thoughts in written form. The physical act of writing can be difficult for th... Read More
For LD, ADHD and Dyslexia Awareness Months, we’re launching a special campaign to help you and your child #BeUnderstood.
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Lola Álvarez was diagnosed with dyslexia when she was a young girl in Mexico.
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From judgment to blame, 8 things a mom wishes you knew about parenting a child with ADHD.
Follow the steps to learn what documents you need and what order to put them in.
How does the brain of a child with dyslexia work differently? Watch this video to find out.
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