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LD Month 2021 Week 1

Welcome to our first week of Learning Disabilities Awareness Month! Here at LDA, we’re working hard to spread knowledge and understanding about learning disabilities, and

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ADHD

Affects focus, attention and behavior and can make learning challenging A disorder that includes difficulty staying focused and paying attention, difficulty controlling behavior and hyperactivity.

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Executive Functioning

Affects planning, organization, strategizing, attention to details and managing time and space. An inefficiency in the cognitive management systems of the brain that affects a

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Dyspraxia

Problems with movement and coordination, language and speech. A disorder that is characterized by difficulty in muscle control, which causes problems with movement and coordination,

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Safer School Supplies

Shopping for school supplies? Here are some tips for purchasing supplies that have less chemicals that can harm children’s brains, learning potential, and health. Look

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