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A kid with a plan: CHS graduate embraces dyslexia diagnosis


Eighteen-year-old Abby Ladd has never enjoyed reading. Still, the assiduous student remembers feeling perturbed in second grade as she watched her peers sail into the advanced vocabulary groups while she sat firmly below average, despite her best efforts to move up. The feeling came again when she was given supplemental fluency instruction and extra vision…