Learning Issues

How to get your child assessed and how to advocate for your learning-disabled child.

Tips To Help Your ADHD Child

Helping ADHD Students Get Organized for School

For children with ADHD, the ability to organize, prioritize, and manage time is impaired by neurological deficiencies that make it hard for them to stay on top of ...

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Learning Challenges

What Is an IEP?

Explanation of the individualized education program for students with special learning needs.

Address Learning Challenges Early

Potential learning problems don’t have to hold back your child. If you’re worried, speak up early to enlist help from teachers and support staff.

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A Twice-Exceptional Story

A mother recounts, in her own words, the rewards and challenges of raising a son who is both gifted and learning disabled.

Supporting Children With Special-Needs Siblings

Children who have siblings with special needs often have conflicted feelings toward the sibling and confusion about their role in the family. Here are ways to help t...

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