New Research Says Up to 10 Percent of Children Affected by Learning Disabilities

Up to 10 percent of the population is affected by specific learning disabilities, such as dyslexia, dyscalculia and autism, which translates to two or three students in every classroom, according to new research.  Researchers at University College London and Goldsmiths University of London also found that children are frequently affected by more than one learning disability.

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