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Dyslexia Special Needs Factsheet

Dyslexia Special Needs Factsheet

Additional Resources

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International Dyslexia Association (IDA)
http://www.interdys.org
IDA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the study and treatment of dyslexia.

Parent Teacher Association (PTA)
http://www.pta.org
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

Nemours BrightStart!
http://www.nemours.org/service/health/brightstart.html
Nemours BrightStart! puts kids on the road to reading success from the earliest possible age. The program focuses on pre-kindergarteners, when preventive action can help the most.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov
NIMH offers information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illnesses, and supports research to help those with mental illness.

U.S. Department of Education
http://www.ed.gov
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

KidsHealth in the Classroom
http://kidshealth.org/classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.

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