Monday, January 31, 2011

Today's Fact About Down Syndrome

Myth: People with Down syndrome are severely “retarded.”

Truth: Most people with Down syndrome have IQs that fall in the mild to moderate range of intellectual disability (formerly known as “retardation”). Children with Down syndrome fully participate in public and private educational programs. Educators and researchers are still discovering the full educational potential of people with Down syndrome.


  1. Thanks for stopping by my blog :) Your family is beautiful and I can't wait to follow along!

  2. Thank you for your sweet comment on my blog the other day. God is in control :)

    My little cousin has Downs Syndrome, and she is the most beautiful, sweet thing I know. Just like your sweet precious baby.