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Top 10 Tips for Parents Who Have a Child with LD

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Help Your Child Learn to Ask for What He Needs


While children with learning disabilities often know what they need to learn (such as sitting close to the teacher), they may be afraid to ask for "special treatment." By teaching your child self-advocacy skills, you help him or her get the assistance they need to progress in any situation.

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