LD and the arts
Participating in the arts can help kids with learning disabilities discover dynamic new ways of learning.
How to get the right IEP or 504 for your child's learning disabilities
It can be tough for any parent to get the special education services their kids need, but it's especially tricky for Black and Hispanic parents.
5 things not to say to kids with learning and attention issues about going back to school
It’s easy to say the wrong thing about going back to school. Here are some things you might think about saying — and what to say instead.
Extended school year services: What you need to know
ESY services are not the same thing as summer school. They’re specialized instruction or related services that are part of your child’s IEP.
Reinforcing your child’s IEP goals over the summer
Consider ways to make sure your child works on her IEP goals over the summer — through the school, a summer program, or your efforts at home. Here are some guidelines.
Accommodations: What they are and how they work
Accommodations are changes that remove barriers and provide your child with equal access to learning. Accommodations don’t change what your child is learning — they change how your child is learning.
School discipline: The rights of students with IEPs and 504 plans
Learn your child's rights when it comes to school discipline.
Raising a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
I wrote a book about how Asian parents raise high-achieving kids. When my son was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, I discovered there was more to the story.