When we refer to visual development, there are quite a few areas that the child may be struggling in, causing this to translate into the classroom. It could be simply that they haven't reached that developmental milestone, and practicing this foundation can help the child strengthen the tracing and tracking skills they need for learning. It could be a medical issue, to be treated by a professional. Whatever the case may be, as educators it is important to be aware of these signs, and what to look for to be the champion for a child's success. Below are a few key studies and examples of what can happen if a child is struggling with visual development.