Reading & Writing Difficulties
Learning to read and write can be very difficult. There are a wide variety of reasons why a child may be having a hard time. These articles provide tips on how to get support and advice if you think your child may need some extra help.
- Handwriting: What's Normal, What's Not
- Successful Transition to Kindergarten for Learners Who May Be at Risk for Learning Disabilities
- Recognizing Reading Problems
- Learning Disabilities, Dyslexia, and Vision
- When Writing Is Hard
For more information, take a look at the bilingual family resources about reading issues from Understood.org, a social impact organization dedicated to helping the 1 in 5 Americans who learn and think differently thrive at home, in school, at work, and in life.
Did you know...?
Learning and attention issues are brain-based difficulties in reading, writing, math, organization, focus, listening comprehension, social skills, motor skills or a combination of these. They often run in families.
Learn more about the one in five children who has a learning or attention issue from The State of Learning Disabilities: Understanding the 1 in 5.