… ..and it’s MORE than just how clearly they see. Did you know that your child’s learning can be impacted by their vision?...
Learning and Vision Facts: <ul><li>Vision Disorders are the fourth most common disability in the United States and the mos...
Learning and Vision Facts: <ul><li>70% of juvenile delinquents tested have vision problems, which interfere with their abi...
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
Rather frustrating, wasn’t it? Children with eye teaming problems fight  double vision  every time they read--even if they...
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
What if print looked like this?   visionandlearning.org
Did you want to quit reading?   Children with focusing problems often quit.  They have to work so hard to keep print clear...
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
This made reading very difficult, didn’t it? Children with tracking problems can’t control their eye movements during read...
1 in 4 children in every classroom have vision problems that interfere with their ability to read, learn, and stay on task...
Because the strain on their eyes is so great, these kids often look like they have learning disabilities or ADD--when the ...
These vision problems don’t show up in school screenings.  A child can have 20/20 vision, or normal sight at distance, and...
Our mission is to raise awareness on the important relationship between vision and learning. visionandlearning.org
Learn how to recognize a child who may have a vision related learning problem, and create opportunity in the lives of thos...
Don’t let your child or someone you know struggle with reading or attention!  Get help from a Behavioral Optometrist. visi...
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  1. 1. … ..and it’s MORE than just how clearly they see. Did you know that your child’s learning can be impacted by their vision? visionandlearning.org
  2. 2. Learning and Vision Facts: <ul><li>Vision Disorders are the fourth most common disability in the United States and the most prevalent handicapping condition in childhood. Between 10-12 million children are affected. </li></ul><ul><li>-American Foundation for Vision Awareness </li></ul><ul><ul><li>37% of fourth-grade students fall below “basic” knowledge of reading, meaning they can read little beyond simple words and sentences and cannot draw conclusions from what they read. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>-National Assessment of Educational Progress Report, April 2001 </li></ul></ul>visionandlearning.org
  3. 3. Learning and Vision Facts: <ul><li>70% of juvenile delinquents tested have vision problems, which interfere with their ability to learn . </li></ul><ul><li>- California Department of Youth Authority-1989 </li></ul><ul><li>An estimated 66% of illiterate adults have learning related vision problems . </li></ul><ul><li>-National Center on Adult Literacy </li></ul>visionandlearning.org
  4. 4. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  5. 5. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  6. 6. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  7. 7. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  8. 8. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  9. 9. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  10. 10. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  11. 11. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  12. 12. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  13. 13. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  14. 14. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  15. 15. How easily can you read this passage? visionandlearning.org
  16. 16. Rather frustrating, wasn’t it? Children with eye teaming problems fight double vision every time they read--even if they can see 20/20! They often struggle in school and have short attention spans. visionandlearning.org
  17. 17. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  18. 18. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  19. 19. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  20. 20. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  21. 21. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  22. 22. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  23. 23. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  24. 24. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  25. 25. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  26. 26. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  27. 27. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  28. 28. What if print looked like this? visionandlearning.org
  29. 29. Did you want to quit reading? Children with focusing problems often quit. They have to work so hard to keep print clear that they just give up. Grades and attention suffer. visionandlearning.org
  30. 30. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  31. 31. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  32. 32. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  33. 33. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  34. 34. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  35. 35. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  36. 36. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  37. 37. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  38. 38. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  39. 39. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  40. 40. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  41. 41. What if your eyes jumped around like this? visionandlearning.org
  42. 42. This made reading very difficult, didn’t it? Children with tracking problems can’t control their eye movements during reading. They lose their place or have to use a finger to guide their eyes. Is it any wonder these children don’t like to read? visionandlearning.org
  43. 43. 1 in 4 children in every classroom have vision problems that interfere with their ability to read, learn, and stay on task . visionandlearning.org
  44. 44. Because the strain on their eyes is so great, these kids often look like they have learning disabilities or ADD--when the real problem is their vision! visionandlearning.org
  45. 45. These vision problems don’t show up in school screenings. A child can have 20/20 vision, or normal sight at distance, and still not have the visual skills he needs to read and maintain good attention. visionandlearning.org
  46. 46. Our mission is to raise awareness on the important relationship between vision and learning. visionandlearning.org
  47. 47. Learn how to recognize a child who may have a vision related learning problem, and create opportunity in the lives of those children. visionandlearning.org
  48. 48. Don’t let your child or someone you know struggle with reading or attention! Get help from a Behavioral Optometrist. visionandlearning.org

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