By Amanda Morin
Explore the history of learning and attention issues, from their discovery to advances in research and special education law. Also find out when some famous people went public about their learning and attention issues.
It’s been over 100 years since dyslexia was first “discovered.” We have since learned—and continue to discover—much more about learning and attention issues. Find out more by getting to know learning disabilities by the numbers.
A parent advocate and former teacher, Amanda Morin is the proud mom of kids with learning and attention issues and the author of The Everything Parent’s Guide to Special Education.
Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D.
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