Research team needs you

DO YOU have a child with learning disorders? Would you like to be part of a survey? Investigators at Southern Cross University, Dr James Donnelly and Signe Duff, hope to recruit parents of kids with learning disorders.

They are testing the relationship between special education interventions and NAPLAN scores and need your input.

All information will be kept confidential and will only be presented in group- form. No personal details will be reported.

For more information or to participate go to: www.surveymonkey. com/r/M6XQ69B

This project has been approved by the SCU Human Research Ethics Committee and should take around 10-15 minutes.

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