Here are some statistics from www.understood.org regarding the reasons why parents of students with learning disabilities are anxious:
45% of parents say their child has been bullied
37% feel their chid’s school does not effectively test for LD
96% believe that with the proper teaching, students can make up for their learning disability
66% of all students diagnosed with LD are boys
19% of high school students with LD drop out before graduation
If you have concerns that your son or daughter is not being well served in school, now is the time to come see me for a consultation while the admission season is just beginning.