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For Some WA Students with Special Needs . ..

Monday, July 8, 2019

For some Washington students with special needs, diagnosis is too late, help is too little

Article Printed: July 7, 2019 at 6:00 am Updated July 8, 2019 at 10:32 amBy: Katherine Long By Katherine Long, Seattle Times staff reporterAlternative Text

Luckisha Phillips and her son Jayden, 10, spent his first school years frustrated, trying to get a proper diagnosis and help for his learning disability. He has flourished at the Hamlin Robinson School, which offers a program specifically for students with dyslexia. (Mike Siegel / The Seattle Times)Stacey Vandell’s twins, Jake, left, and Ryan are now reading at grade level after experiencing early learning challenges related to dyslexia.(Mike Siegel / The Seattle Times)

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