SpellingDaily Spelling HelpLearn what you can do to help a child who is struggling with spelling.
Reading DifficultiesLD or Just Not Bright?There are many different reasons why a child may have difficulty with reading comprehension.
WritingFourth-Grade Writing TroublesIf your fourth-grader is having trouble putting more than four words together in a sentence, it's time to have a teacher conference.
Reading DifficultiesReading Disability and Driver's TestFind out how to request modifications in the written driver's test exam for someone with a documented learning disability.
Learning to ReadSon Can Read Flash Cards, but Not BooksYour son's recognition and sounding-out ability are remarkable for a four-year-old. But he may not be ready to read, even though he is able to work with the cards.
Reluctant ReadersA Love of ReadingFind how to foster a love of reading in your child.
Reading ComprehensionReading Comprehension and SoftwareFind advice on how to improve reading comprehension using computer software and other methods.
DyscalculiaMath Computation Disability?Kids can have a math disability called dyscalculia, but it's not a very specific or very helpful diagnosis. Here's what to do.
Gifted EducationDaughter Diagnosed as DysgraphicFind information about the dysfunction called dysgraphia.
Gifted EducationGifted, but Handwriting Is TerribleGifted children often have skills that are out of sync with their measured intellectual ability.
Gifted EducationGifted Child Has Reading ProblemsIt is very possible even for gifted children to have learning disabilities.
Gifted EducationCan Bad Spelling Exclude Child from Gifted Program?Learn how you can help a gifted child become a better speller.
4th Grade MathHe Hates MathLearn why your child is having difficulties with math, and what you can do to help him.
DyslexiaOT Assessed My Child IncorrectlyA mother complains that an OT evaluation did not pick up on her child's handwriting difficulty.
Diagnosing LdsProblems with MathWhen you think your child has problems with math and the teacher disagrees, here's what to do.
Ld Signs and SymptomsHigh-School Freshman Needs Help with Spelling and ReadingGet information on how to obtain books on tape and other resources for older children with learning disabilities.
Reading DifficultiesYoung Readers and Oral ExpressionHere are exercises you can do at home to strengthen your child's oral reading skills.
Reading DifficultiesTwelve-Year-Old Can't ReadBy the time a child is 12 years old, he should be able to recognize letter sounds. I suggest you have your son evaluated by a trained professional to determine how you can help him succeed.
Special EducationTeaching a 14-Year-Old to ReadHow do you begin to teach a 14-year-old to read, when she's reading on a 2.5 grade level?
DyslexiaDyslexia and MathThere are many resources available to help teachers bypass the difficulties that children with LD can experience in math.