When her teenage son announces he wants to run for student council, this mom doesn't blink. Even so, she is well aware of how far kids with Down syndrome have come.
Use these practical strategies to teach your child basic safety for online social interactions.
Kids with learning or attention problems can be easy prey for bullies. An expert tells you how to recognize the signs that your child is being bullied.
What options do parents have in advocating for their child's educational needs?
My son was evaluated by the school, and it was concluded that he met two of the three requirements needed to qualify for special education. Since he did not meet all three components...
Bookstore shelves are overflowing with books on attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, or AD/HD. Some are perceptive and helpful, others not so much. So how's a parent to choose? To help narrow the field, we turned to a mom who's "been there, done that."
There are no IEPs in college, but there are protections under federal law for students with learning disabilities.
Learn from the voice of experience! One parent offers advice on how to research, evaluate and select the best school for a child with a learning disability.
An expert talks about the different emotional issues which can affect the way children learn in school.
An expert explains how emotions affect your child's learning, memory, and performance in school.
An expert describes the signs and symptoms of low self-esteem in kids -- and how to spot them in your child.