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Carlota & Dyslexia

  March 29, 2017   

"I didn’t know I had dyslexia until very recently. During my first year at university, no matter how hard I tried, I found it difficult to work as quickly or as clearly as my course mates. It was hard to find out that I was dyslexic so late, as it meant that I had gone through most of education with no support for my learning.

Having dyslexia has made me work harder as I have had to learn to compensate for the extra time I spend on “easy” assignments. I have developed coping mechanisms to deal with my setbacks, and learnt to approach problems more creatively and patiently throughout my day to day life. MyPlus is my strength." - Carlota Esguevillas

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