Topic: Dyslexia


A brain-based learning disability that specifically impairs a person's ability to read.

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This paper aims to provide an overview and some insight into what is known about screening for dyslexia. Section I provides a brief overview of “what is dyslexia” and the importance of screening for dyslexia risk. In Section II of this paper, we discuss the neurological and behavioral aspects relevant to dyslexia as well as the emerging research in both areas. Section III provides a robust presentation of viewpoints and considerations for best practices in behavioral screening.

Dyslexia, Screening
Schools & Districts, State Agencies


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