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Kindergarten signs and symptoms of an LD

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

First- and second-grade signs of an LD

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

My Third-Grader Has Asperger's

My son is diagnosed with Asperger's. The school doesn't recognize Asperger's as debilitating enough to warrant services or accommodations. He has trouble writing legibly; he either needs a weighted glove or a keyboard. He also needs more time on timed tests. How can I get...

Does My Son Have AD/HD or a Behavior Issue?

My son is on point academically. However, he talks out during class, he doesn't respect authority, he makes fun of the blind child in the class, he laughs at the teacher when she is trying to discipline him and he never wants to go to...

What Do I Do When a Teacher Says My Child Needs Meds?

My daughter gets in trouble at school. The teacher says she is in high speed all the time, doesn't watch where she is going, knocks things over or trips over stuff. Her teacher says that she doesn't pay attention to her work, she does it...

My Child Can't Focus in Math Class

My fifth-grader has a problem staying focused in math class. I have made several changes at home like adjusting his time to one hour a night of television. Play Station has been put away and I have him do multiplication every night. I have kept...

Does My Easily Distracted Son Have ADHD?

I've noticed that my 5-year-old has an issue with keeping focused on what is asked of him. When I ask him why he didn't listen, he says he forgot. He promptly says he's sorry and then will turn around and do it again. When...

Is It ADHD? The Teacher and Doctor Disagree

My son's teacher and the principal say that my child has ADHD, but my doctor says he doesn't. What can I do?

Do I Have to Take ADHD Medication?

My mom thinks I have ADHD and I think I am just being me. Plus I feel that everyone acts this way at my age. I don't know what to do because on my pill I feel so slow and I have no energy whatsoever...

Does My Son Have ADHD?

My first-grade son is doing okay in school but he receives extra help in reading and speech. He has a very hard time focusing and concentrating and sometimes it seems like he is in another world when you talk to him. It can take an...

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