Reading is so important for a good education. These are American stats, which aren’t exactly the same for Canada, but many children have vision vision issues that interfere with learning.
It’s not just about how well you can see far away, it’s about how your brain and eyes work together.
A child might see words like this:
If that’s what the words looked like when you opened a book, you wouldn’t want to read. If your child doesn’t like to read, it doesn’t mean he/she lazy! It is so important to get a comprehensive Visual Skills Assessment because these problems are not caught in regular screenings.
Watch the video here: Student soars at reading thanks to vision therapy