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Chasing Gold, Olympic Shot Putter Michelle Carter Opens Up About ADHD and Dyslexia

Michelle Carter is one of the top shot putters in the world. She’s a two-time Olympian and a seven-t...

Senator Elizabeth Warren sits during the "Understanding Dyslexia" hearing.

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Dyslexia Is Important to the Nation, Senators Say

“Dyslexia is important to Congress, and it’s important to the nation.” So stated Sen. Barbara A. Mik...

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Open eBooks App Offers Thousands of Free Digital Books to Kids in Need

Kids now have a new way to access free digital books. It’s called the Open eBooks app. The new app o...

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President Signs READ Act, Funding Research on Dyslexia and Other Learning Issues

Last week, President Obama signed the READ Act. This new law is the result of more than a year of ha...

U.S. Department of Education

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U.S. Department of Education Encourages Schools to Use the Terms “Dyslexia,” “Dysgraphia” and “Dyscalculia” in IEPs

It’s always been OK to say dyslexia, dysgraphia or dyscalculia in an IEP. But now the U.S. Departmen...

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