It was great to find out about new research and teaching approaches to dyslexia [Sept. 8]. Perhaps the instructors who applied behavior modification to my son will learn from your reporting. They determined that he was just "not ready" to read and gave him art projects. My son was truly a child left behind by his school system, but he is now happily able to read to himself—after we, his family, discovered programs based on research that our local school system could not find.
Bill Thompson
Port Orange, U.S.

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