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Question 1: I hear people using different terms to refer to difficulties or delays in reading – most often, ‘reading disability’ or ‘dyslexia’. What is the difference between these terms?
Question 2: What are some early 'red flags' that my child may be struggling with literacy development?
Question 3: I had difficulty learning to read and spell and received special education support when I was young. I am still a slow reader and a poor speller. Should I be concerned about my child?
Question 4: How common are reading disabilities?
Question 5: Are boys more likely to have difficulty with reading than girls?
Question 6: I am wondering if my child has a reading disability, but he is only in Grade 2. How long should I wait before seeking remedial help and/or an assessment?
Question 7: My child has a learning disability in reading. Can you recommend a reading program for her?
Question 8: How do I know if my child’s reading disability is mild, moderate or severe?