True Literacy

Debunking the Myths of Dyslexia

Dyslexia is more than a reading problem

Developmental dyslexia is the most common learning disability and affects somewhere between 5–10% of the population, with some estimates as high as 17%.

It is a language-based learning disability. Contrary to popular belief, the core indicator of dyslexia is not reversing letters; rather it is a difficulty interpreting the sound (phonological) components of our language.

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