Preparing for Your Journey Through the Special Education Maze
Become an effective participant at IEP meetings by systematically observing your child and documenting facts.
Autism tips for the holidays
A mother of a child with autism has the lowdown on surviving the holidays.
"Discrepancy" approach results in inconsistent LD identification rates across states
States vary widely in how they identify learning disabilities - and in the percentage of kids they serve in special education.
Autism: An overview
Autism rates have skyrocketed. Here's how to identify the symptoms and what services to seek for an autistic child.
Before special ed: how pre-referral works
The pre-referral process can help determine if your child needs special education services.
Basic principles of the responsiveness-to-intervention approach
What should parents know about this new approach to identifying learning disabilities? Researcher Dr. Daryl Mellard answers some key questions.
Worried your child has a learning disability or behavioral problem? Make sure his eyes and ears are tuned in before testing his brain.
Buzz: A Year of Paying Attention
An excerpt from Katherine Ellison's new memoir about her son's battles with ADD.