high-five-mountain-2Today I had a chance to catch up with a member of our Dyslexic Advantage community who had just heard the great news that her 17 year old son had been granted accommodations for both the SAT and ACT, including the calculator-free section of the new SAT.

This family navigated several difficult transitions: private school to public gifted school, middle to high school, and now college entrance exams.

Accommodations granted this student included: Double time for reading, computer for essay, extra breaks