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ADHD at School: The Honeymoon Is Over

My hope that this school year would be different for my son ended on Day 4...

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4 Tips for Productive Teacher/Parent Meetings with Your Child Has ADHD

Winter Check-Up for ADHD Students: Better Teacher Meetings

Four tips for a more productive mid-year meeting with your ADHD child's teacher... more »

 

ADHD Schooling: The Best Education for Your Child

My daughter, Katie, was bullied in public school because of her ADD/ADHD and Asperger's syndrome. Finding the right... Selecting a school for your ADHD child»

 
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ADHD in School: Finding the Right Learning Environment for Your Child

Essential questions for parents who are seeking the best learning environment for a child with ADHD or learning... more »

 
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Special Education Laws: Fixing IEP and 504 Plan Problems

Discover the 8 most common problems with IEPs, 504 plans, and school accommodations -- and expert-tested solutions for... Solve IEP and 504 problems »

 
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Is Your Child's IEP Working? Checking Up on ADHD Accommodations

How to take stock of your child's special-ed plan and make changes to her ADHD accommodations that will... more »

 
ADHD children can lose focus and become distracted at school, medication can help.

Focus the Attention of Distracted ADHD Children

Creative ways to keep distracted children with ADHD and learning disabilities focused and engaged in the classroom and... more »

 
An ADD / ADHD child with an auditory processing disorder struggles to block out background noise, pronouce words and following conversations.

Not Paying Attention? Improve Listening Skills in ADHD Children at Home and School

ADHD students can easily daydream, lose focus, and drift off during school. Find out how to help children... more »

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My nine-year-old attention deficit hyperactivity (ADHD) daughter has a 504 Plan at school, but her teachers don’t always...

I have learned that not only is it okay to be a strong advocate for your child, but it’s necessary.

— Amanda Driscoll, ADDitude.com blogger

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