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It has nothing to do with how intelligent you are. You can be extremely bright and still have dyslexia.

- Tim Tebow

Source: ESPN

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Tom Hehir, Ed.D.

Thomas Hehir, Ed.D.

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Thomas Hehir, Ed.D.

Professional Advisory Board

Tom served as director of the U.S. Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs from 1993 to 1999 and was responsible for federal leadership in implementing IDEA.

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Congress’ Promise: A Free, Appropriate, Public Education for All Students

Written by Rachel Norman, Policy Program Assistant | 21 hours ago

All parents want their child to have access to an education that works for them as guaranteed under law. We know that individuals with learning and attention issues can be highly successful when they receive targeted support and interventions. Ensuring that this promise of a free, appropriate, public education (FAPE) is a reality for the […]

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Percentage of People Who Attributed LD to Inaccurate Causes

How Students With LD Exited High School

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