The internet describes a learning disability as:

  • A disorder found in children and adults of normal intelligence who have difficulties in learning specific skills.
  • A neurological disorder.
  • A classification including several disorders in which a person has difficulty learning in a typical manner, usually caused by an unknown factor or factors.
  • They affect the brain’s ability to receive, process, analyze, or store information.
  • They affect an estimated 2% to 10% of the population.
  • They include Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, and ADHD.