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Dyslexia, Some Research Findings

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A lot has been written about dyslexia and dysgraphia. Research is ongoing and progress is being made, although Dr Jon Lieff warns that there is still much we don’t know and advises caution in response to new findings. (www.Much that has been written about dyslexia is out of date because it is based on older […]

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Dyslexia, Improving Teaching

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Orthographic dyslexia, where English is the native language, affects about 4% of children. The combination of imperfect teaching practices and difficult written language conventions combine to make this percentage higher than it is in countries where the written language is more regular and predictable. Many children learn quickly through implicit teaching but children with any […]

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