The Everything Parent's Guide to Children With Dyslexia: All You Need To Ensure Your Child's Success

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F+W Media, Sep 10, 2004 - Family & Relationships - 320 pages
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Although dyslexia affects 10 to 15 percent of the U.S. population, only 5 out of every 100 dyslexics are recognized and receive assistance. If you're the parent of a child with dyslexia, this statistic can be disconcerting, especially when it comes to your child's academic performance and developing social skills. The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Dyslexia gives you a complete understanding of what dyslexia is, how to identify the signs, and what you can do to help your child. This authoritative book seeks to alert parents to the special needs associated with this learning disability and offers practical suggestions for getting involved in the classroom.

The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Dyslexia shows you how to:

  • Select the right treatment programs for your child
  • Secure an IEP
  • Choose a school and reduce homework struggles
  • Develop your child's skills with the use of assistive technology
  • Maintain open communication and offer support
The Everything Parent's Guide to Children with Dyslexia is your first step in facing the challenges of dyslexia with a positive attitude.

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User Review  - tjsjohanna - LibraryThing

This is quick reading guide to dyslexia. The first three chapters talk about what dyslexia is (and isn't) and how to recognize and get an evaluation. The rest of the book deals with helping a child ... Read full review

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User Review  - CynDaVaz - LibraryThing

This book was an excellent resource for parents with dyslexic children. It covers a wide range of situations and offers comprehensive and easy to understand explanations about the way a dyslexic's ... Read full review

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