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Did you know physicians made the earliest identification of learning and thinking differences in the late 1800s and early 20th century?
Students with disabilities have unique needs alongside their strengths.
Learning disabilities are caused by impairments in one or more of the cognitive processes associated with learning. A learning disability affects an individual's ability to acquire, retain, comprehend, and organize verbal and/or non-verbal information.
In the United States, special education is free in the public education system, thanks to the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).
A dyslexic student’s arrival in your classroom can forge a step into the unknown, especially if it’s the first time you’ve had that experience.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common childhood mental health disorders in the U.S. ADHD symptoms frequently show up in school, where students struggle to succeed in a classroom setting.