Disney Star with Dyslexia, Bella Thorne, Comes to Carpenter

This week, Carpenter students learn about differently-abled people.

Bella Thorne wowwed the students of when she came to speak to them at an assembly and told them of everything she had been through.

The Disney startlet of Shake it Up and other shows talked about her struggles with dyslexia and how it affected her studies.

It's part of a week-long program that Carpenter is doing for the second year in a row called which shows and celebrates diversity among students with special needs or challenges.

Check back for photos of the fair on Wednesday, too.

See the photo gallery of Bella and the students above.

Phoebe April 21, 2012 at 07:51 AM
I am so happy for bella throne she has a problem and she is takimg control of it and that is a wonderful thing to do. She is the best and she shows evry time she dances in shake it up. Even know she has that problem she really tries to go past it and think postive. that why she is kool. She is bravest person I evr seen. I live in az and my name is phoebe. Luv you bye!!!!!:)
marla palermo April 21, 2012 at 12:08 PM
i am so sorry you have Dyslexia i have it too i hide it but don't show it my struggles is very hard like with Down Syindrim also Rocky told me the rest of your seeakrets on shake it up this is Lexie who helps and cares about all Celberty's even about my life please help me


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