Designed as a parent's guide that helps identify difficulties, offers management strategies for their children, home, family, school and learning, and how to connect with others, this site also provides many resources for teachers and information for students to explore these topics as well. There are sections on early signs and symptoms to look for, LD and reading basics, social, emotional and psychological issues, child development, and how to test your knowledge on any of these issues. Additional resources and publications are provided.
learning difficulties, ADHD, assistive technology, self esteem, social skills, Spanish
How can parents and teachers best support all learners in school?
What does it mean to be classified as having a learning disability? How does it affect a child's classroom experience?
What is available to support students with learning disabilities in reading, math, and other subjects?
Extension and Activities
Assign students to read the articles available on this website in each of the six areas, and take a test in one of the five areas with tests. Ask them to bring information back to the class regarding what they learned.
Explore the articles and resources having to do with technology to support learning and share it with other teachers and parents.
"I am still using all that I learned during my tenure with the Earn While You Learn Program back in 2005. It continues to be very valuable thinking!"
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