Homework can be a battle for kids with dyslexia and ADHD. Here are some tips that may motivate you and your child. https://www.additudemag.com/how-to-motivate-child-to-do…/ ... Read More about Homework Tips for kids with dyslexia
This podcast on ADHD gives an overview of what kids with ADHD need to succeed in school. A great take home was that if you punish a child with ADHD if he forgets to bring his homework you are punishing him for his disability. Give him verbal external reminder instead. Homework Tips: * ... Read More about What kids with ADHD need to succeed
In most schools, cursive writing is taught in the third grade. Children often revert to writing in print unless their teachers in subsequent grades insist on cursive. By the fifth grade most children have reverted to print. So what are the benefits of learning cursive? Actually, there are ... Read More about Arguments for Teaching Cursive
October is Dyslexia Awareness Month. Learn more about what dyslexia is and is not in this informative video. ... Read More about Dyslexia Awareness Month
Do you feel that you need help getting your child the services he needs at school? I highly recommend that you get a Child Advocate if your child has dyslexia. This is a free service that Advocacy Denver offers. The nice thing about having an advocate is that they know the laws and your rights. Your ... Read More about How do I get a Child Advocate?