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ADHD at School: New eBook for Parents & Teachers of Students with Attention Deficit and Learning Disabilities

Start off the school year right with this exclusive ADHD at School eBook - 99 pages of expert advice available for download now

Use this ADHD at School eBook to...
  • Work with teachers to secure the right school accommodations
  • Build better math, reading and writing skills
  • Study smarter and finish homework on time
  • Organize backpacks, desks, and calendars
  • Fix classroom behavior problems and follow class rules
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    ADHD Advisory Board

    Chairman
    Larry Silver, M.D.
    Georgetown University Medical School

    Members
    Russell Barkley, Ph.D.
    Medical University of South Carolina

    Carol Brady, Ph.D.
    Baylor College of Medicine

    Thomas E. Brown, Ph.D.
    Yale University School of Medicine

    Edward M. Hallowell, M.D.
    The Hallowell Center

    Peter Jaksa, Ph.D.
    ADD Centers of America

    Peter Jensen, M.D.
    Center for the Advancement of Children's Mental Health
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

    Rachel Klein, Ph.D.
    Child Study Center
    New York University Medical School

    Harold Koplewicz, M.D.
    Child Study Center
    New York University Medical School

    Michele Novotni, Ph.D.
    Wayne Counseling Center

    Patricia Quinn, M.D.
    National Center for Gender Issues and AD/HD

    Karen Wagner, M.D., Ph.D.
    University of Texas Medical Branch

    Timothy Wilens, M.D.
    Harvard Medical School

    Dear parent:

    Are you dreading the school year ahead? Has your child struggled in the past with...

    ...completing and turning in homework assignments on time?

    ...following teacher instructions and adhering to classroom rules?

    ...focusing his energy and resisting distractions during lessons?

    ...demonstrating knowledge and understanding on exams and pop quizzes?

    ...remembering information, appointments, and material covered?

    ...reading or writing at grade level?


    This ADHD at School eBook contains 99 pages of well-researched expert tips and information for helping your child with ADHD succeed at school.

    Trusted information compiled by ADDitude's advisory board and editorial staff for parents like you.

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    This eBook contains nine chapters, each full of expert tips for helping your child achieve great academic and social success this school year.
    Included are:

    Chapter 1: Securing School Accommodations
    How to get your child the help and support he needs to thrive at school.

    INCLUDED: Seven steps for getting and maintaining extra educational services for your child. Six rules for creating an IEP that works. Diagnostic criteria for ADHD. Winning classroom accommodations for everything from distractibility to lost assignments. Sample letters for requesting accommodations and introducing your child to his teacher.


    Chapter 2: Working with the School
    Daily report cards and other tools to help parents and teachers.

    INCLUDED: Five ways to work cooperatively with your child's teacher. How to use a daily report card for tracking school progress. Four tips for better parent-teacher meetings.


    Chapter 3: Managing ADHD Symptoms at School and at Home
    How to reduce impulsivity, fidgeting, and distractibility.

    INCLUDED: Teacher- and parent-tested solutions for the problems of distractibility, interrupting, fidgeting, impulsivity, and failing to follow directions. Plus, back-to-school strategies from a teacher veteran.


    Chapter 4: Reading, Writing, Math
    Helping your child enjoy books and numbers.

    INCLUDED: Review the ideas. Every few pages, ask pertinent questions: “Who is this story mainly about? What happened first? What happened next? How do you think this story will end?”...


    Chapter 5: Study & Homework Help
    Completing and turning in assignments on time.

    INCLUDED: Study tips for global and analytic thinkers. Sixteen strategies for completing homework without frustration. Solutions for chronically late or lost assignments. Expert explanations of mind-mapping techniques.


    Chapter 6: The Organized Student
    Help your child manage time and organize school materials and projects.

    INCLUDED: Strategies for mastering time management and paper flow. Seven ways to become more organized at school and at home. Tips for practicing time management each day with help from a daily planner.


    Chapter 7: Grade-Specific Help
    Pointers for elementary, middle and high school students, plus college aid.

    INCLUDED: A teacher's strategies for helping elementary-school children develop academically and socially. Seventeen ways to help preteens prepare for bigger challenges ahead. Ideas for How teens and college students can exert more control over their own school success.


    Chapter 8: ADHD Meds at School
    Setting up a school-day dose.

    INCLUDED: A four-step plan for managing your child's medication during the school day to ensure great behavior and learning.


    Chapter 9: Learning Disabilities 101
    Recognizing the symptoms and choosing the best programs.

    INCLUDED: Important information about comorbid conditions including bipolar disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder, and depression. Plus symptoms and common treatments for learning disabilities including dyslexia, dysgraphia, auditory processing disorders, and more.


    PLUS: Special-Ed Glossary and Resources
    Learn the common terms and definitions associated with special education, and get connected to a world of resources online and in books.

    Enjoy!

    Wayne Kalyn
    Editor, ADDitude

    YES, I WANT TO...

    Order ADDitude magazine's 2010 ADHD at School eBook
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    $14.95 (No shipping. Download immediately.)

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