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The Understood team is composed of passionate writers, editors and community moderators, many of whom have children with learning and attention issues.
You might have heard the big news.
Last month the U.S. Department of Education (ED) issued a guidanc...
How can kids “own” their dyslexia?
That’s a question Ben Foss, author of The Dyslexic Empowerment Pl...
“What accommodations can my 12-year-old daughter get at school to help with her reading?”
“How do you get a diagnosis or identification of dysgraphia?”
That’s what a parent asked in the rece...
How they created paths to success with learning and attention issues.
Find out the types of tests available, and what skills they assess.
These free, printable graphic organizers can help kids break down math problems.
A mom, who has auditory processing disorder herself, shares what she wishes others knew.
Dec 9th at 10:00 am
He went from struggling student to inspiring the next generation.
A college student with dyslexia shares how she uses dictation (speech-to-text) technology to help.
Which is causing your child’s trouble with math? Use this chart to compare the signs.
How to make sure your child gets services and accommodations.
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