Persistence of dyslexia: the Connecticut Longitudinal Study at adolescence.

  title={Persistence of dyslexia: the Connecticut Longitudinal Study at adolescence.},
  author={Sally E. Shaywitz and Jack M. Fletcher and John M. Holahan and A E Shneider and Karen E. Marchione and Karla Stuebing and David J. Francis and Kenneth R. Pugh and Bennett A. Shaywitz},
  volume={104 6},
OBJECTIVE The outcome in adolescence of children diagnosed as dyslexic during the early years of school was examined in children prospectively identified in childhood and continuously followed to young adulthood. This sample offers a unique opportunity to investigate a prospectively identified sample of adolescents for whom there is no question of the childhood diagnosis and in whom highly analytic measures of reading and language can be administered in adolescence. DESIGN Children were… CONTINUE READING
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