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  • School and Learning
    Supporting Your LD Child
    ADHD: Meeting the Challenge
    ADHD: Meeting the ChallengeThere is no question that AD/HD creates plenty of opportunity to overcome adversity. Why are some children and families better able to meet the challenges AD/HD presents? The answer can be glimpsed in the research that'...
    Mary Fowler
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    Ld Signs and Symptoms
    Is It Just Bad Behavior? The LD and Emotions Quiz
    Teachers and parents are sometimes guilty of labeling kids because of their behavior, without knowing the issues at work. Test your knowledge about LD and emotional health. ...
  • 6 Autism Awareness Activities for Kids
    Autism
    6 Autism Awareness Activities for Kids
    6 Autism Awareness Activities for Kids April 2, 2016, is World Autism Awareness Day, and April is Autism Awareness Month. Find cool activities for your kids, family, and school to observe the occasion and boost support for people living with a...
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    Supporting Your LD Child
    Elementary School: The Foundation for Academic Success
    Elementary School: The Foundation for Academic SuccessBefore your student ever went to school, you were his first teacher. If you value education, achievement, and learning, then your student will too. You are not only your student's first teache...
  • School and Learning
    LD Children and Self-Esteem
    ADHD and No Friends
    Learn how to handle low self-esteem and depression in your child with ADHD. ...
  • School and Learning
    Supporting Your LD Child
    Stepdaughter Has Reading Problems
    A mother asks what she can do to help her 15-year-old stepdaughter, who reads at a 2.8 grade level. ...
  • School and Learning
    Activities for LD Children
    After-School Programs and Child Care for Kids with ADHD and LD
    Find out where you can get information on after-school programs or childcare providers that specialize in ADHD or LD kids. ...
  • Toy Finder
    Toy Finder
    Toy Finder
    Find our top picks for the best toys of the year!
    familyeducation editors
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    Supporting Your LD Child
    Parent-Support Groups
    Learn what organizations to contact to find parent-support groups in the Denver, Colorado area. ...
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    Coping With ADHD
    Advice for a Teen with ADD
    Parents and educators who set high expectations and give encouragement and assistance to a child with ADD help him to develop confidence and skills. ...
  • School and Learning
    Activities for LD Children
    Does Special Ed Seventh-Grader Need More Friends?
    Special education students make friends in regular school fairly easily, but make sure that the school doesn't tolerate teasing, harassing, or bullying of any kind. ...
  • School and Learning
    Supporting Your LD Child
    Behavior Management Techniques and ADHD
    Learn some behavior modification techniques and ways to give positive reinforcement to a child with ADHD. ...
  • School and Learning
    Coping With ADHD
    Son with ADD Isn't Doing Schoolwork
    How can I get my son with ADD to do his schoolwork? ...
  • School and Learning
    Supporting Your LD Child
    Reading, OCD, and Light Sensitivity
    Learn how to help a teen who is having problems with reading, OCD, and a sensitivity to light. ...
  • School and Learning
    Gifted Education
    Learning Disabled and Gifted
    A wise parent sees the potential in her son beyond the labels currently being placed on him. ...
  • School and Learning
    LD Children and Self-Esteem
    Son Seems Immature
    When a child seem young for his age, his teachers should be able to individualize in a way that will make the boy feel good about himself. ...
  • Book Finder
    Book Finder
    Book Finder
    Find our top picks for the best books of the year!
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    Supporting Your LD Child
    ADHD and Divorce
    Custody questions should be addressed on an individual basis. ...