Early intervention is key as it can remediate and work around upcoming academic difficulties. This is a very important approach for students with dyslexia. Recent reports suggest that dyslexia impacts 5-10 percent of the population. Now wouldn’t it be wonderful if this condition could be detected before children learned to read? Weaknesses could be strengthened and appropriate teaching methodologies could be selected, making the process of reading successful the first time. This could save the educational system a fortune and these young learners could sail through elementary school with an intact self-esteem.
MIT News Reported, on August 14th, 2013 that research suggests that brain scans may help to diagnose dyslexia. Differences in the size of the arcuate fasciculus, the brain structure that unites two language processing areas, is now detectable. To learn more about this and their continued efforts, CLICK HERE.
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