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Right-handed adults, 18-40 years old
native English speakers
who have trouble reading, including dyslexia
$15 an hour plus bonuses and travel
10 to 14 year old children
with and without reading disabilities
up to $150 (check mailed to your home after the study is completed - $75 for academic tests, $75 for MRI).
(a) A child with Down syndrome between 5 and 17 years;
(b) A native speaker of English;
(c) Able to see and hear well enough to benefit from typical classroom instruction;
(d) Able to use speech as their primary form of communication;
(e) Behaviorally ready to attend to 40 minutes of 1-to-1 instruction with minimal breaks;
(f) In an early stage of reading development.
(g) Attends school 175 miles or less from Vanderbilt University.
Reading evaluations and intervention at your child's school at no cost