By The Understood Team
Kids learn at different paces. But if your child has been struggling with reading and writing for a while, what you’re seeing could be signs of dyslexia. Here are examples of what dyslexia looks like at different ages, at home and in school.
Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D.
Dec 20, 2013
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