“They had been meeting for years in local coffee shops to discuss how their children weren’t reading anything by first grade, couldn’t spell their names, couldn’t remember sounds, couldn’t match rhyming words, couldn’t distinguish left from right, didn’t have a dominant left or right hand, couldn’t get their shoes on the correct feet let alone tie the laces — and they weren’t getting support in their classrooms...”
Parents of chilcren with disabilities discuss how they cope.
The baby was born prematurely and with a disability. The government of Dubai worked with the parents, who then accepted the baby. Many people in the public wanted to help, and some offered to take care of the child themselves.
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