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Learning disabilities and educational testing

An interview with a school psychologist.

Special gifts for kids with LD

Finding the right present for a child with learning disabilities can build both confidence and self-respect.

The possible impact of brain research on education

What if you could see inside the brains of people with dyslexia and watch them think? Compared to brains of people who don't have dyslexia, would you see many differences? Is this stuff of sci-fi?

National Assessment of Educational Progress: An overview

The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) is the only nationally representative and continuing assessment of students' knowledge and performance in certain subject areas. Results include achievement data for populations of students (e.g., 4th graders) and groups within those populations (including students with disabilities).

Career and Technical Education - Diverse Options for Your Teen

Today's career and technical programs can expand your child's choices for rewarding work.

Frequently used educational terms: learning and attention problems

Cut through the confusion by becoming familiar with the medical, psychological, legal and educational terms often used in educational settings.

Questions to ask attorneys or advocates about education issues

Are you ready to retain a lawyer to settle an IEP issue with your child's school district? If so, this article and the attached worksheet will walk you through the process.

Supplemental Educational Services Under No Child Left Behind

Parents must understand key provisions of this federal education law to secure benefits for kids with LD.

Buying educational software? Start by asking the right questions

Learn how to select high-quality software that will strengthen your child's academic skills.

Individualized Education Program (IEP) Goals: The Basics

Learn about goals and objectives (or benchmarks), which are the core of your child's IEP.

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