ADHD and Learning Slideshows

What to Do When the IEP Isn't Working
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 16 slides
ADDitude looks at the most common problems parents face with their child's IEP or 504 Plan, along with straightforward solutions. ... start slideshow
How to Make Learning Stick
Homework & Study Skills 11 slides
Learn about common working memory challenges for ADHD children. Plus tips, tools, and tricks for training the brain to remember more, and forget less. ... start slideshow
Boost Your ADHD Child's Executive Functions
Homework & Study Skills 11 slides
Has your ADHD child hit a mid-year slump? Help the second half of the year go smoothly by increasing her capacity for learning. ... start slideshow
11 Best Homework and Study Apps
Homework & Study Skills 13 slides
From forgotten assignments to distracting daydreams, daily homework is derailed in so many interesting ways for ADHD kids. Here, ADDitude has compiled the 11 best mobile apps to help students organize their time, stay on task, and study smarter! ... start slideshow
Raise Your Hand! Lower Your Voice! How to Manage School Behavior
School Behavior & Social Life 12 slides
The key to changing behavior at school is understanding why it happens, and responding in a way that makes sense for how ADHD kids see the world. Learn how! ... start slideshow
12 Steps to Smarter School Accommodations
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 14 slides
How to create, implement, and maintain an IEP or 504 Plan that secures school accommodations for your child with ADHD or LD. ... start slideshow
10 Children's Books for ADHD Kids
Reading, Writing, Math 12 slides
Nothing stimulates the ADHD brain like reading or being read to. This is especially true for our kids when they feel a personal connection to the story and its characters. Here is a short list of great books with ADHD or LD themes that will help our kids feel more understood. ... start slideshow
ADHD Secrets Your Child’s Teacher Should Know
For Teachers 11 slides
9 ways teachers can bring out your child's best in the classroom. ... start slideshow
12 Sure-Fire Focus Fixes for ADHD Kids
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 14 slides
From exercise and earmuffs to using digital tools, our readers share their best (and most creative) tips for helping ADHD students focus their attention at and after school. ... start slideshow
The Write Stuff: Helping Your ADHD/LD Child with Written Expression
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 14 slides
Kids with attention and learning problems may overflow with creative ideas -- but struggle to get them down on paper. These tips will streamline the writing process while making it fun. ... start slideshow
18 Tips for Sharpening Your Child’s Math Skills
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 18 slides
Teachers and parents can use these strategies to give their child the knowledge and tools to excel. ... start slideshow
9 Tips for Using a School Planner Successfully
Homework & Study Skills 8 slides
Children with ADHD who use a planner are more organized and earn higher grades. Here’s how to help your child use this essential tool for school. ... start slideshow
Better Behavior at School: Help Teachers Manage Your Child's Distractions and Impulsivity
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 13 slides
Share these winning strategies with your child's teachers to keep your student focused and on his best behavior in the classroom. ... start slideshow
10 New Ways to Study with ADHD
Homework & Study Skills 12 slides
No more late-night cramming. Research shows that these solid study techniques help kids with ADHD learn faster, retain more, and perform better on tests. ... start slideshow
11 Tips for Getting Your Child’s Teacher on Your Side
Working with School 13 slides
Teaming up with your child’s teacher can mean the difference between success and failure in the classroom. ... start slideshow
40 Best School Accommodations for Your ADHD Child
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 11 slides
Here are the accommodations to request in your child's IEP or 504 plan to assure academic success. ... start slideshow
ADHD Learning: Build on Strengths, Not Deficits
Working with School 7 slides
Instead of dwelling on deficiencies, focus on your ADHD child’s talents to help him grow and learn in the classroom. ... start slideshow
The ADHD Homework System That Works
Homework & Study Skills 15 slides
Is homework stress exhausting your family? Follow this homework system to put in place a routine that will to bring peace to the household and help your child establish life long learning habits. ... start slideshow
Homework and Study Shortcuts: 12 Ways to Get Things Done Quicker
Homework & Study Skills 13 slides
Small steps can bring huge rewards in getting homework done and in studying for tests. ... start slideshow
11 Ways Teachers Can Support Our Kids
For Teachers 12 slides
How teachers can help ADHD students shine in the classroom by fostering structure, routine, good communication, and fun. ... start slideshow
How Do IEPs and 504 Plans Work?
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 18 slides
The steps required to secure academic accommodations for your child with attention deficit disorder (ADHD) or learning disabilities (LD) can be confusing—and intimidating. Follow these steps to establish an IEP or 504 Plan. ... start slideshow
11 Ways to Get Your ADHD Child Organized for School
The Organized Student 12 slides
ADHD children have impaired executive function, leading to forgotten papers, missed deadlines, and perpetually messy desks. Punishment won't fix the problem; a great organization system might! ... start slideshow
Are You Keeping Your Child's Learning Alive This Summer?
Homework & Study Skills 13 slides
How some of the smartest moms we know help their ADHD/LD kids avoid the summer slide — academically and socially. ... start slideshow
11 Summer Brain Builders for ADHD Kids
Homework & Study Skills 12 slides
Don’t let your child lose academic ground this summer. Keep him learning while school is out by incorporating these fun, ADHD-friendly, educational tips into your daily routine. ... start slideshow
11 Tips for High School Success
Accommodations (IEPs & 504 Plans) 11 slides
High school demands better study skills, time-management tools, and organization skills in order to succeed. Use these tips to master your classes. ... start slideshow
10 Steps to Take BEFORE School Starts
The Organized Student 10 slides
Every step you take this summer--before classes begin--will bring you closer to a stress-free start of the school year. ... start slideshow
10 Talks to Have at the Start of the School Year
Working with School 10 slides
Set your child up for a successful school year by having these important conversations with your child, your teacher, your doctor, other parents, your family -- and yourself. ... start slideshow