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Jul 22, 2006 - Kids of all kinds

My last day at Lago del Atitlan. I got up early and crossed the lake in a launch (a boat which is meant to hold 12 but is sometimes crowded with as many as 25 people) to visit Estela, a Guatemalan woman I had met the week before in Antigua. Estela lives in San Pedro la Laguna with her three little girls. Her nephew was visting when I was there. She teaches Spanish, but is also a specialist in teaching indigenous kids to overcome dyslexia. Dyslexia is apparently a big problem in this population. Estela's house and yard are lovely, her...

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