Video: A High-Schooler With Dyslexia Discovers Her Passion

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Piper Otterbein was a high school senior when she recorded this inspiring video. She talks about how she struggled with dyslexia in grade school and middle school. And she shares what happened when she decided to focus on her strengths. Find out how Piper’s search for her passion changed her life.

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About the Author

The Understood Team 

is made up of passionate writers, editors, and community moderators. Many of them learn and think differently, or have kids who do.

Reviewed by

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Analisa L. Smith, EdD 

serves on the national board of directors of LDA. She is an education consultant and a distance education professor.

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