Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Study Finds Learning Disabilities Often Bundled, Fairly Common | Psych Central News

A new University of Melbourne study suggests that up to 10 per cent of the population is affected by specific learning disabilities (SLDs).
Disabilities include problems with math (dyscalculia), reading (dyslexia) and autism, translating to two or three pupils in every classroom.
Brian Butterworth, Ph.D., believes the study gives insight into the underlying causes of specific learning disabilities and how to tailor individual teaching and learning for individuals and education professionals.


Study Finds Learning Disabilities Often Bundled, Fairly Common | Psych Central News

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