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Dyslexia is a specific learning disability that is neurobiological in origin. It is characterized by difficulties with accurate and/or fluent word recognition and by poor spelling and decoding abilities. It affects up to 1 in 5 Americans.
With proper help, many people with dyslexia can learn to read and write well. Early identification and treatment is key to helping individuals with dyslexia achieve in school and in life. Unfortunately, properly education dyslexic children is resource intensive and most schools are neither equipped nor motivated to provide it.