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Dyslexia Special Needs Factsheet

Dyslexia Special Needs Factsheet


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Web SiteU.S. Department of Education
This government site offers advice, links, homework help, and information for parents, teachers, and students.

Web SiteKidsHealth in the Classroom
Free PreK-12 lesson plans, aligned to National Health Education Standards and based on expert-approved, age-appropriate articles.

OrganizationNational Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
NIMH offers information about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illnesses, and supports research to help those with mental illness.

OrganizationInternational Dyslexia Association (IDA)
IDA is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the study and treatment of dyslexia.

OrganizationParent Teacher Association (PTA)
The PTA encourages parental involvement in public schools.

Web SiteNemours BrightStart!
This literacy program prepares young children to read. Take the reading readiness screener to see if your preschooler's pre-reading skills are on track. Get tips and ideas for reading aloud, and learn about games, songs, and other tools that can help your child on the path to success.

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