Dyslexia affects areas of the brain that process language and makes reading difficult

Dyslexia makes reading difficult; those with this disorder might see words as backwards, upside down, or without spaces in between.  This disorder can cause an individual to become frustrated with learning, especially when they aren’t yet aware of their disability. Therefore, understanding the signs of dyslexia and receiving early diagnosis…

How can family issues affect a child’s performance in school?

Family problems, like major changes in family dynamic, financial instability, and sibling bullying, can have a significant impact on children. These problems can negatively affect them in multiple facets, including at school, or more specifically, their school performance. Changes in family dynamic—say divorcing parents—can cause children to feel guilty, neglected,…

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