READING DISORDER

A learning disorder showing a level of ability greatly below that of a typical member of the age group and educational level. Characteristics include faulty oral reading, slow oral and silent reading and reduced comprehension is of such a state that it interferes with achievement and everyday life activity. The disorder is not attributable to impairment neurologically or sensory impairment..

READING DISORDER: "The reading disorder put Rocky at an immediate disadvantage in the class."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "READING DISORDER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/reading-disorder/ (accessed October 21, 2020).
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