According to Dyslexia Canada:

Dyslexia is a “specific learning disability in reading”. Children with dyslexia have trouble reading accurately and fluently. They may also have trouble with reading comprehension, spelling and writing.

Dyslexia Canada officially adopts the International Dyslexia Association definition of dyslexia.

A 2019 Pollara Survey found that over 90% of Canadians want mandatory dyslexia training for teachers.

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According to the Canadian Dyslexia Association, about 23% of people living in Canada are affected by dyslexia.

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