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    How to Improve Reading Comprehension
    How to Improve Reading ComprehensionWhen I was a kid, you would have hated to sit by me in the library. With my books splayed everywhere and my feet tapping at a hundred miles a minute, I mouthed every word of the book I was reading out loud. Whe...
    Jonathan Mooney
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    How to Help Your LD Child
    Don't despair because your child is having trouble learning. Instead, figure out what you can do to help. ...
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    Attention Training Games
    Attention Training Games Here are five simple games you can play with your child to build visual- and auditory-attention skills. The games are designed to improve your child's attentional processes by being more specific than other attentional t...
    Grad L. Flick, Ph.D.
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    How to Take Better Notes
    How to Take Better NotesRule number one: There are no rules! Kids' minds work in different ways, and their notes should reflect those differences. You can help your child become an independent learner -- and a great note taker -- by encouraging ...
    Jonathan Mooney
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    Resources for Books on Tape
    Discover an inexpensive resource for blind and dyslexic children. ...
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    LD and the GED
    Find advice on how to help a child with LD prepare for the GED. ...
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    45 Years Old and Can't Spell
    Learn where you can go to find out about organizations that focus on adult literacy. ...
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    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
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    Special-Education Resources for Older Teens
    Discover some excellent special-education resources for working with teens. ...
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    Colleges for Students with LD
    There are many opportunities available for the young adult with learning disabilities who would like to pursue studies beyond high school. ...
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    How to Give Directions
    How to Give DirectionsThese tips for parents will help your child understand and follow through on your instructions. Get your child's attention directly before giving directions. This means face-to-face and direct eye-contact (not just calling...
    Sandra F. Rief, M.A.
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    GED
    LD and the GED
    Find advice on how to help a child with LD prepare for the GED. ...
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    Attention Training Games
    Attention Training Games Here are five simple games you can play with your child to build visual- and auditory-attention skills. The games are designed to improve your child's attentional processes by being more specific than other attentional t...
    Grad L. Flick, Ph.D.
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    Preparing for College
    College and LD Services
    Do colleges provide any assistance to students with LD? ...
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    High-School Grad with LD Wants to Go to College
    A high-school graduate with LD and a third-grade reading and writing level wants to know how he can get into college. ...
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    6 Strategies to Help Your Child with LD Succeed
    If you have a child with a learning disability, you know how hard it can be to get him excited about schoolwork. Check out these tips and strategies from our readers that will help your child accomplish his goals, and encourage him to go that ex...
    Lindsay Hutton
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    Fact Monster - a safe online educational space for kids

    Are you worried about your kids being online? Fact Monster is a KidSafe-certified site for your kids to get homework help, play games and watch educational videos. Check it out...and give Same Game a try yourself!

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    College Planning for Kids with ADD
    Find tips for helping a teen with ADD plan for college. ...