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    What teachers should know about Down syndrome, and how to help students do their best in school.

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    Read the basics about genetics, including how certain illnesses, or increased risks for certain illnesses, pass from generation to generation.

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    Autism spectrum disorder makes it hard for kids to learn and communicate. Find out more in this article for kids.

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    Down syndrome is a condition that affects the way a baby's body and brain develop. Kids with Down syndrome usually have trouble learning.

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    Down syndrome is a condition in which extra genetic material causes delays in the way a child develops, both physically and mentally.

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    If the brain is a central computer that controls all the functions of the body, then the nervous system is like a network that relays messages back and forth to different parts of the body. Find out how they work in this Body Basics article.

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    Lots of kids have special needs. Find out more in this article for kids.

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    Autism spectrum disorder can make communicating and interacting with other people difficult. Find out more.