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Newcastle pupil helps teachers understand dyslexia with book

Ben Heslop has impressed teachers at his Newcastle primary school by writing a book on dyslexia, which describes his emotions

The 11-year-old hopes it helps them gain a better understanding of other youngsters who have the common learning difficulty.

"Although it may seem like a struggle, no matter what you try and do, you can always accomplish it whether you have dyslexia or not," he said.

  • 04 Apr 2019
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