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The Learning Challenged


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The Learning Challenged

  1. 1. Man can over come any adversity orchallenge with persistence andperseverance if you never quit or give upno matter what others say – Chris Corbin
  2. 2.  I have several learning disabilities someorganic some caused by head injury. 1. Dyslexia 2. Attention Difficulties 3. Coordination Problems 4. Dysgraphia 5. Executive Functioning
  3. 3.  Dyslexia is a learning disorder involvinglanguage processing likespelling, reading, writing and even speaking 1. Mozart 2. Leonardo Da Vinci 3. Napoleon Bonaparte 4. Richard Branson 5. Charles Schwab 6. Albert Einstein
  4. 4.  “That the real problemwith kids who strugglewith learning…somekids feel they arestupid. I want them toknow they’re not. Theyjust learn differently.Once they understandthat and have the toolsto learn in theirindividual way, thenthey can feel goodabout themselves.”
  5. 5.  Dyscalculia refers to a wide range of learningdisabilities over Math. 1. Albert Einstein 2. Alexander Graham Bell 3. Thomas Edison
  6. 6.  “if you thought youhad problems withmath don’t worryabout them. I canassure you mine arestill much worse.”
  7. 7.  Children and adults with learning disabilities trulyare hero’s. They over come obstacles that ordinarypeople do not understand. These people all havethe same traits in common they turn theirdisabilities into challenges to over come. Theirdetermination to over come their fears. Their driveto succeed and over come any obstacle they face.To rise up above all the odds. To fight through theshame and fear they face, the depression of beingdifferent and to conquer it. They show the worldthere not afraid of anything that comes theirway, that they have not jus conquered theirdisabilities but the world around them.