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Jul 29, 2016
The Understood Team
Many kids with ADHD have academic and behavioral challenges at school. And in many cases, it’s becau... See More
Jul 28, 2016
Geri Coleman Tucker
Michelle Carter is one of the top shot putters in the world. She’s a two-time Olympian and a seven-t... See More
Jul 26, 2016
When Victor Reid, a Michigan seventh grader with dyslexia, got a class assignment to write a letter... See More
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