Through your child’s eyes

By The Understood Team

What does it feel like to learn and think differently? Watch these videos to see the world through your child’s eyes. Kids of different ages talk about how it feels to learn and think differently — and what helps them thrive.

Hear how hard it is to complete a task when you have trouble focusing. Or how frustrating it is when your hand won’t write what your brain is telling it to write.

Reading challenges: Videos of kids 

Hear from kids about what it feels like to struggle with reading — and get insights from expert Julie Washington on how to help.

Math challenges: Videos of kids

Hear from kids about what it feels like to struggle with math — and get insights from expert Michèle Mazzocco on how to help. 

Writing challenges: Videos of kids

Hear from kids about what it feels like to struggle with writing — and get expert insights on how to help.

Attention challenges: Videos of kids

Hear from kids about what it feels like to struggle with focus — and get insights from expert Ned Hallowell on how to help.

Organization challenges: Videos of kids

Hear from kids about what it feels like to struggle with organization — and get expert insights on how to help.

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    The Understood Team is made up of passionate writers and editors. Many of them have kids who learn and think differently.