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1cindy May 10, 2013


hi, my 5 years old year is in special eds program at a local school. My main concern for him now is that he does not answer his teaher's question... More » 

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1cindy May 13, 2013


hi, yes, this is something that the teacher brought it up. She pointed it out it was during story time that he does... More »

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Waynejones May 20, 2013


Hi Cindy: I would suggest a couple of things: 1. Perhaps the teacher is not allowing enough wait time after... More »

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Lbarker May 14, 2013


My daughter is 4, will be 5 on June 29. She was dx with apraxia a little over a year ago. She is having speech therapy 2 times a week/30min session.... More » 

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Dee123456 May 14, 2013


Hi, my son just turned 13 and was diagnosed as having PDD-NOS, Im looking to find out if anyone knows of any social skills groups for teens... More » 

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Sweetcat6913 May 5, 2013


My 1st grader, about to be 2nd grader has bipolar, and as such has behavior issues. How do I go about getting him on an IEP? He already has a 504... More » 

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tracey2002 April 29, 2013


I have 2 boys both with IEP's my oldest though is having major issues in the new school he is in. He was a merit roll student for the last 2... More » 

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donasiaus April 23, 2013


My daughter is 17 and was tested when she was 5. She had a performance IQ of 129 and verbal IQ of 79. She appeared shy, and I thought she would... More » 

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ddsb14 April 28, 2013


I would make sure to check to see if your daughter is somewhere on the autism spectrum. With limited social skills at... More »

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LongIslandNY April 29, 2013


Your post sounds like my life with my daughter--at age 4 my daughter had a similar score on her IQ test as your daughter... More »

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Sole721 April 22, 2013


My son is 10 yrs old HF autistic who is struggling at his home school. I'm looking for a school in the LA area that will meet his special needs.... More » 

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MagnetMom April 28, 2013


Hi Sole721, and welcome to the GreatSchools Parent Community. I assume you're talking about Los Angeles?... More »

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pajeka March 4, 2010


My 8-year-old child is being assessed for difficulties in school related to following verbal directions, math word problems, and reading comprehension.... More » 

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steph0325 March 15, 2010


All of your son's scores look like my son's scores, and my son does have a CAPD, though a less common secondary one. ... More »

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susiecloud April 25, 2013


I cam;e across your question and read most of the facts; but, am not able to elaborate at this time, as I am trying to... More »

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sharync March 20, 2013


i'm finding that my son is higher functioning than many of the iep kids in his co-taught classroom. but he struggles to keep up with his "typical"... More » 

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sharync April 16, 2013


thank you all for the replies. if anything it just makes me feel less alone and supported. at the same time it also... More »

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sharync April 16, 2013


also...i can't thank you all enough for sharing with me!

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rachel7895 April 14, 2013


Hello everyone. My nephew will be in the 1st grade next year . His home school is 74th St. in Los Angeles. We were advised to put him into an "EE"... More » 

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MagnetMom April 15, 2013


Hi rachel7895, and welcome to the GreatSchools Parent Community. I'd contact the Educational Service Center... More »


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