Famous People With Learning Disabilities

famous people with learning disabilities

You have probably heard of Michael Phelps, the American swimmer who is the most decorated Olympian of all time with an astounding 23 gold medals. You also probably know Keira Knightley, the English actress who has won two Academy Awards. How about Gavin Newsom, the Governor of the state of California and the popular singer Jewel and the legendary director Steven Spielberg? What do all of these people have in common? They are all famous people with learning disabilities. You can click here to learn more information.

Impact of Speech Sound Disorder

speech sound disorder

When children are learning to talk, they may say some of the sounds in the wrong way which can be corrected and perfected over time. The cases in adults can be different when they experience the disorder as the condition can be permanent hence very difficult to correct. Some of the problems with sounds can be carried from childhood to adulthood which others may be experienced due to accidents that happen in adulthood or even a missing front teeth may affect speech

Dyscalculia symptoms

dyscalculia symptoms

Dyscalculia or numlexia is a disability that prevents a child from learning or understanding arithmetic. About 3 – 6% of the population is estimated to suffer from the disability or to manifest dyscalculia symptoms. Dyscalculia symptoms may fall into the general category of difficulty dealing with numbers or numerical concepts. Click here to know some …

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