Dysgraphia. What is it?

Dysgraphia is a learning disability that affects all aspects of writing such as spelling, legibility, spacing, sizing and even speed of writing.   Today we are sharing an informative piece by the team at Understood.org- What is Dysgraphia? They include a “deep dive” into the signs of Dysgraphia, how trouble with motor skills impacts writing and how Dysgraphia is diagnosed. There are also some great links on how to help those with Dysgraphia, including classroom accommodations. … Continue reading Dysgraphia. What is it?

What is a Language-Based Learning Disability?

You have noticed that you child is struggling when it comes to their reading, but what about their speaking, listening and writing? Are you noticing some delays or frustration in these areas? Are you concerned it may be a language-based learning disability? Patricia W. Newhall has put together an excellent article for LDOnline that discusses the difference between a language-based disability or a language difficulty and the signs that can help determine the need for … Continue reading What is a Language-Based Learning Disability?