Latest learning disability Stories

2010-12-08 21:27:43

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and developmental reading disability (RD) are complex childhood disorders that frequently occur together; if a child is experiencing trouble with reading, symptoms of ADHD are often also present.

2010-12-08 17:08:00

GLADWYNE, Pa., Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- VTA announces the release of the latest version of VERA3(TM) (Visual Efficiency RAting) school vision screening software as well as a free program download, which can make the purchase of other vision screening equipment and supplies unnecessary.

2010-11-15 23:49:00

MUMBAI, India, November 16, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tata Interactive Systems is hosting its 5th workshop to further the cause of building awareness of Learning Disabilities and the knowledge of Diagnostic and Remedial Approaches. In its fifth year, the Tata Interactive Learning Disability Forum (TLDF) will be hosted as a three-day workshop to promote an in-depth understanding of Specific Learning Disabilities (SpLD) and enable districts across the state of Maharashtra, India, to...

2010-11-09 07:10:00

Program Identifies, Treats Young Children at Risk for Reading Failure JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- One in five children has a learning disability such as dyslexia or other risk factors that place them significantly behind their peers in literacy skills.

2010-09-14 07:10:00

SAN ANTONIO, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- PCI Education, the number one provider of resources for students with special needs, announces the expansion of its reading and math intervention offerings through the acquisition of five products from Kaplan K12 Learning Services, a division of Kaplan, Inc.

2010-08-04 15:09:00

AURORA, Ohio, Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Millions of children are heading back to their classrooms without the visual skills required to succeed in school.

2010-07-26 11:49:00

AURORA, Ohio, July 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As school starts across the United States, the pressure is back on teachers, parents and students to meet or surpass the requirements set forth by the No Child Left Behind act.

2010-07-23 05:00:00

ATLANTA, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Just days before the 20th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, a new statewide survey reveals that Georgians have little exposure to persons with disabilities and understanding of the daily challenges they face. According to the survey commissioned by the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD), only one-third of Georgia's general public come across or interact with persons with developmental disabilities in their everyday life (33...

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