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Home's cool, but what if your child has an LD?

Whether you're homeschooling or considering it, check here to see if your child still has special education rights.

Seven great ways to encourage kids' writing

Spark your child's interest in writing at home with engaging, fun activities.

The inclusion paradox

Why the student with disabilities sitting next to your child may improve his or her education.

Bait-and-switch symptoms

Worried your child has a learning disability or behavioral problem? Make sure his eyes and ears are tuned in before testing his brain.


Parent-teacher conferences are coming. Are you prepared for what you might hear?

The long and winding testing road

Thinking of getting your child assessed for a learning disability? One mother's story offers a glimpse at the inefficiencies and inequities of educational assessment.

A whole new world

After years of homeschooling, is this family ready to deal with the public school system?

All eyes on iPad

The snazzy new gadget from Apple might be the ultimate AT device for my son.

Third-, fourth-, and fifth-grade signs of an LD

How do you know if your child has a learning disability? Learn to read the signs.

Fighting the good fight

Parents' top tips for managing conflict as you advocate for your child.