By The Understood Team
Teachers, doctors and other professionals use lots of different terms having to do with learning and attention issues. Getting familiar with these terms can help you get your child what she needs to succeed. Take your time exploring the terms below.
Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D., is senior director of learning resources and research at the National Center for Learning Disabilities.
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