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nursegirl1963 December 14, 2008


I have a 9 yr. old with dyslexia, I would love for her to go the local school for the children with dyslexia but it is so very expensive, we...

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teachnmom January 20, 2009


Good idea, TeacherParent. We did something similar alternating either pages or paragraphs depending on the material.... More »

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nursegirl1963 January 21, 2009


Thanks for the advise let me share with you what we have been doing and it seems like it is working, first she gets help... More »

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familybergeron January 20, 2009


We are considering changing our little girl to a differnt school. The school she is curently at the teacher failed to to notify us her parents... More » 

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healthy11 January 21, 2009


Have you tried using the "Research and Compare" feature on the green menu bar near the top of this page? That will give... More »

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RRBTmom May 28, 2008


My first grader doesn't get his work finished before recess, therefore the teacher has him stay in from recess to finish his work.  ...

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Kennysmom October 27, 2008


So your kid had an eye tracking problem and as a responsible parent you took him to the eye doctor. Somehow I find that... More »

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vacekd1001 January 20, 2009


i do not have time to read all 105 replies so this may have been addressed. i was special education teacher for... More »

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curlysue January 20, 2009


Would you let your son's pregnant girlfriend live with your family if she was kicked out of her home ( it is your sons child)? What if her...

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carvell04 January 20, 2009


Chances are, if a teenage girl has been kicked out of her home, she probably does not have anywhere to go. If that teenage... More »

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curlysue January 20, 2009


Well hopefully my children will save themselves for marriage as they have been raised. This started from a conversation... More »

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hershey1 January 19, 2009


my child is speech delayed can his conditon be cured

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healthy11 January 19, 2009


Every child is different, and the reasons for their delays is different, and the type of intervention they receive can... More »

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carvell04 January 19, 2009


I am not sure exactly what type of speech delay you are experiencing, but I have 5 children. My second child did not talk... More »

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asdmomma January 19, 2009


My son is currently  in maumee public schools and it is not so great ( threats about violation of safe school act, not seeing the disability,...

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txinvolvedmom January 18, 2009


Are there any statistics on the dropout rate for students with dysgraphia?

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healthy11 January 18, 2009


Hi. My son has dysgraphia, as well as dyslexia and ADHD. I'm not sure I've ever seen statistics like you're seeking (are... More »

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Michele4031 January 19, 2009


None I've seen .....My son has such a hard time with dysgraphia. He went to an orton-gillingham program for his reading... More »

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dhfl143 January 6, 2009


Really interesting video on the value of integrated studies: http://www.edutopia.org/integrated-...

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amzara January 18, 2009


The video made some good points and had a good classroom example. However, I must admit to being fairly cynical... More »

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dhfl143 January 17, 2009


On a recent NCLD talks, conducted on 11/5/2008, Dr. Deschler recommended the use of "content enhancement" .  I did some...

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healthy11 January 18, 2009


Both links opened for me; thank you, dhfl143, for sharing these.

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beachcomber January 18, 2009


dhfl143: the links you supplied were really great, especially the ncld link pertaining to Executive function with which... More »

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jlmw62 January 16, 2009


Since our son is not only struggling in math, but failing so far the entire year AND the fact that I am constantly telling the IEP team about...

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dhfl143 January 17, 2009


I performed a search of the GS expert articles and thought you might be able to glean some insights from some of these... More »

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jlmw62 January 17, 2009


Thanks everyone for all the input! dhfl: it is organizational skills that are a huge problem and have been for years....homework... More »


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