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Specific Learning Disabilities


"Specific Learning Disability (SLD) is a disorder in one or more of the basic psychological processes involved in understanding or in using spoken or written language. The disability may be exhibited as an imperfect ability to listen, think, speak, read, write, spell, or do mathematical calculations. SLD also includes conditions such as perceptual disabilities, brain injury, minimal brain dysfunction, dyslexia and developmental aphasia. The current Minnesota Rule for SLD was adopted in September 2008."
*Specific Learning Disabilities (2016).  Retrieved from http://education.state.mn.us/MDE/dse/sped/cat/sld/