Lisa Aro is founder of “Queen of the Distracted” (< a href="http://www.queenofthedistracted.blogspot.com">queenofthedistracted.blogspot.com), featuring stories about living with six kids, five of whom have ADHD.
To My Teen Daughter, the Most Fearless Person I Know
On my ADHD daughter's 16th birthday, I reflect on her challenges, rejoice in her accomplishments,... "You just do it." »
When Things Don't Add Up: Dyscalculia
If math is a nightmare for your child, he may have a learning disability. Learn... Blank stares and random guesses »
Teachers We Love: "It's All About the Kids"
By building a sense of belonging and helping them stay engaged, this teacher makes sure... "My goal: to have each student succeed" »
Stay in Touch with Teachers — and Keep Ahead of Trouble
For a school year without surprises, start with open communication with your child’s teachers... "Got a minute?" »
Thinking Outside the Box for Better Accommodations
Your child's not like anyone else — so her IEP or 504 should reflect that... Onward, upward…and beyond »