Dyslexia Facts

  • Dyslexia affects 5 to 20% of the population to various degrees (American Academy of Pediatrics)
  • 80% of children with a specific learning disability have dyslexia. (IDA)
  • Students do not outgrow dyslexia. 
  • Individuals with mild, moderate, and even severe dyslexia can successfully learn to read and write through intensive multisensory structured language instruction provided by a skilled educator. (Yale Center for Dyslexia & Creativity)