ADHD and Learning Disabilities: School Help

School help & accommodations for children with ADHD, dyslexia & more

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Succeeding in College for ADHD Freshmen

10 tips to help ADHD college students achieve academic, social and personal success... ADD-Friendly College Planning

 
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ADHD in Middle School Survival Guide

Help your attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) child succeed -- academically and socially -- with these helpful tips... more »

 
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Improving Classroom Behavior: Help ADHD Children to Stop Fidgeting

How teachers and parents of children with ADHD can help them fight the fidgets and concentrate better at... more »

 
If your child takes medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD), make sure it's administered on schedule and that it's working as intended.

How to Foster Strong Bonds with Your Child's School

Start collaborating with teachers and school administrators on ADHD accommodations for your child before the next school year... more »

 
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High-Tech Vs. Low-Tech: What Helps Your Child Do Better In School?

Real parents share tips and tricks for helping their ADD/ADHD children stay focused and achieve success at school... Help Your ADHD Child Excel at School ยป

 
Children with attention deficit disorder (ADD / ADHD), dyslexia, or other learning disability overcome challenges in the classroom and improve behavior with ADDitude's expert tips from a veteran first-grade teacher.

Does Your ADHD Child Need a Tutor?

How to determine whether your child with ADHD needs a school tutor and find the best education options... more »

 
Advocate for your child with ADHD at the start of the academic year by writing a letter to the teacher.

A Letter Introducing Your ADHD Child to His Teacher

Our sample letter for introducing your child with attention deficit disorder (ADHD ADD) to the teacher will give... more »

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