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D is For Dyslexia

Originally published by Lisa Brittain February 27, 2015 on the Tampa Bay Moms Blog, you can subscribe HERE, and the link to original article provided HERE. This article was shared thousands of times the first few days it was posted. Read why:

Some Kids Are Just D Students by


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“Some kids are just D students,” I was told. My ears started ringing; I could feel my chest pounding as I stood in the hallway of my son’s school. I could not believe what his first grade teacher was telling me.

She continued saying, “Maybe you were an overachiever in school, but that doesn’t mean he is.” My heart sank as so many emotions were flooding my body. I was angry, sad and desperate all at the same time.
I felt helpless.
It is a mother’s job to instill confidence in her children; to guide them and create well-adjusted adults. But my first grader had lost all confidence and any desire for school.
My son has dyslexia.
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Dyslexia Info:
MUST READ: Common Symptoms: http://www.dyslexia.com/library/symptoms.htm
MUST READ: The Problem with Schools: http://blog.dyslexicadvantage.org/2015/02/06/the-problem-with-schoolsHow to Get an IEP: http://dyslexiahelp.umich.edu/parents/living-with-dyslexiaIt’s Not an Effort Problem: https://www.noodle.com/articles/dyslexia-is-not-an-effort-problemWeb MD Treatment Info: http://www.webmd.com/children/tc/dyslexia-treatment-overviewBarton System Info: http://www.bartonreading.com/Schools in the Tampa area:Tampa Day School: http://www.tampadayschool.com/De Paul School for Dyslexia (Pinellas): http://www.thedepaulschool.org/

Country Day Montesorri (Pinellas): https://www.countrydaylargo.com/

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