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The Essential Components of Reading as defined by the Federal Government 20 U.S. Code § 6368 - Definitions. Shouldn't reading instruction and intervention reflect the federal definition of the Essential Components of Reading?

If your child's school states, "we do not use the term dyslexia," remind them what the federal government has defined as a specific learning disability.

Dyslexia is the most prevalent and well-recognized of the sub-types of specific learning disabilities. -The National Center for Learning Disabilities