Learning Disabilities Sitemap - Page 2 2016-09-26

Activities Can Help Shy Children Form Relationships
Activities and guided play can help shy children with or without learning disabilities open up and make friends. Shyness can be overcome.

College Entrance Testing Accommodations for the ACT
Need ACT Testing Accommodations for your child? If your child will need ACT testing accommodations, learn what you need to know to improve your chances of getting them.

A Developmental History Helps Diagnosis Disabilities
A developmental and social history is a key part of the special education assessment process. Learn its role in diagnosing learning disabilities.

Poverty and Children With Learning Disabilities
Nearly 2.4 million American public school students are identified with a learning disability.

Children With ADHD: Foods to Consider Cutting Out
It is estimated, as of 2011, that 12% of children ages 5-17 years old have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD).

Five Foods to Avoid for Children with ADHD
Research has found correlation between making specific diet changes and a decrease in ADHD symptoms.

Athetosis - What Is Athetosis?
Learn the definition of athetosis.

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An index of categories in the

Snug Vest
Snug Vest is a well manufactured product that is intended to help individuals with autism, sensory processing disorder and/or anxiety.

Parents of Disabled and Typical Children
Parenting children with and without disabilities is both rewarding and challenging. Every family struggles at times, but families with disabled children may have more challenges. Find tips to help parents and family members live, work, and play in ways that promote family harmony and individual growth.

Physical Disabilities
Find resources to help you accommodate people with physical disabilities.

The Importance of Breakfast for Children
As children wake up in the morning, their bodies are switching from sleep mode to day mode.

Weight Management for Obese Children with Disabilities
Research currently states children who are obese are at greater risk for social emotional and physical problems.

Effective Therapies for Children with Autism (Part 2)
The Early Start Denver Model (ESDM) is a comprehensive behavioral early intervention approach for children with autism, ages 12 to 48 months.

Strategies for Improving Reading Comprehension Skills
Reading is a skill that children develop throughout each new grade.

Best Packed Lunches for a Child with ADHD
There are many protein packed food suggestions for a child's snack or school lunch.

Parenting Teens and Tweens with Learning Disabilities
Parenting Middle and High School Students with Learning Disabilities - The middle and high school years are an exciting time of change and growth for your child with learning disabilities. While changes can be a challenge for you and your child, they can also be the most memorable. Find resources for you and for your child to help you both deal with educational, vocational, social and emotional, developmental, and family issues.

Gender Differences in Learning Disabilities
At first sight, learning disabilities appear to be more common among school-aged boys than girls. About two-thirds of school age students identified with learning disabilities are males.

Top Ten Educational Programs for Children with Learning Disabilities
This article discusses the top ten online educational programs that help bring students who struggle with content or skill mastery up to grade level.

Biological Factors Affecting Child Development
Early child development is influenced by a wide variety of biological and environmental factors, both in positive ways that can enhance a child’s development and in negative ways that can compromise developmental outcomes.

Find State Disability Assistance in Massachusetts - State Disability Resources in Massachusetts
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Massachusetts. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Massachusetts - State Disability Resources in Massachusetts
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Massachusetts. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

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Find State Disability Assistance in South Dakota - State Disability Resources in South Dakota
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in South Dakota. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Parent Group Photos
Building a sense of family identity is an important step in building child self-esteem. Creating a family banner is a fun, creative activity that can build a child's awareness of family strengths and his contributions to family identity, both important building blocks toward self-esteem. Check out these photos of parents' family banners. Page 15.

Parent Group Photos
Building a sense of family identity is an important step in building child self-esteem. Creating a family banner is a fun, creative activity that can build a child's awareness of family strengths and his contributions to family identity, both important building blocks toward self-esteem. Check out these photos of parents' family banners. Page 16.

Parent Group Photos
Building a sense of family identity is an important step in building child self-esteem. Creating a family banner is a fun, creative activity that can build a child's awareness of family strengths and his contributions to family identity, both important building blocks toward self-esteem. Check out these photos of parents' family banners. Page 10.

Parent Group Photos
Building a sense of family identity is an important step in building child self-esteem. Creating a family banner is a fun, creative activity that can build a child's awareness of family strengths and his contributions to family identity, both important building blocks toward self-esteem. Check out these photos of parents' family banners. Page 11.

Parent Group Photos
Building a sense of family identity is an important step in building child self-esteem. Creating a family banner is a fun, creative activity that can build a child's awareness of family strengths and his contributions to family identity, both important building blocks toward self-esteem. Check out these photos of parents' family banners. Page 12.

Parent Group Photos
Building a sense of family identity is an important step in building child self-esteem. Creating a family banner is a fun, creative activity that can build a child's awareness of family strengths and his contributions to family identity, both important building blocks toward self-esteem. Check out these photos of parents' family banners. Page 13.

Parent Group Photos
Building a sense of family identity is an important step in building child self-esteem. Creating a family banner is a fun, creative activity that can build a child's awareness of family strengths and his contributions to family identity, both important building blocks toward self-esteem. Check out these photos of parents' family banners. Page 2.

Parent Group Photos
Building a sense of family identity is an important step in building child self-esteem. Creating a family banner is a fun, creative activity that can build a child's awareness of family strengths and his contributions to family identity, both important building blocks toward self-esteem. Check out these photos of parents' family banners. Page 4.

Find State Disability Assistance in Tennessee - State Disability Resources in Tennessee
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Tennessee. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Building Fine Motor Skills - Build Fine Motor Skills with Personalized Sneakers
Building fine motor skills with this fund and creative personalized sneaker project. Page 2.

Building Fine Motor Skills - Build Fine Motor Skills with Personalized Sneakers
Building fine motor skills with this fund and creative personalized sneaker project. Page 3.

Building Fine Motor Skills - Build Fine Motor Skills with Personalized Sneakers
Building fine motor skills with this fund and creative personalized sneaker project. Page 4.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 2.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 3.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 4.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 5.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 6.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 7.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 8.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 9.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 10.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 11.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 12.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 13.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle. Page 14.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 12.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 11.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 16.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 17.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 2.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 19.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 18.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 13.

Robert Barron - Clinical Anaplastologist Changes Lives with Realistic Prosthetics
Clinical anaplastologist Robert Barron creates prosthetics that are strikingly realistic. Learn how his work changes lives. Page 9.

Mediation Letter - Sample of a Typical Special Education Mediation Letter
Mediation Letter - Sample Special Education Mediation Letter. Page 3.

Special Education Formal Complaints - Sample Form - 1 of 3
This sample IDEA formal complaint cover letter can help you get started on writing your own letter. Page 2.

Special Education Formal Complaints - Sample Form Letter Page 2 of 3
This sample IDEA formal complaint sample form can help you get started on writing your own letter of complaint. Page 3.

Special Education Formal Complaints - Sample Form - 3 of 3
This sample IDEA formal complaint form can help you get started on writing your own letter of complaint. Page 4.

New York Yankees HOPE Week Event
The New York Yankees take timeout to show the Big Apple has a really big heart. Thursday, the Yankees celebrate HOPE week by sharing special experiences with children with disabilities. Page 2.

New York Yankees HOPE Week Event
The New York Yankees take timeout to show the Big Apple has a really big heart. Thursday, the Yankees celebrate HOPE week by sharing special experiences with children with disabilities. Page 3.

New York Yankees HOPE Week Event - Wednesday
The New York Yankees take timeout to show the Big Apple has a really big heart. This week, the Yankees celebrate HOPE week by sharing special experiences with amazing achievers. Page 3.

New York Yankees HOPE Week Event - Wednesday
The New York Yankees take timeout to show the Big Apple has a really big heart. This week, the Yankees celebrate HOPE week by sharing special experiences with very special fans. Page 2.

New York Yankees HOPE Week Event - Wednesday
The New York Yankees take timeout to show the Big Apple has a really big heart. This week, the Yankees celebrate HOPE week by sharing special experiences with very special people. Page 6.

Find State Disability Assistance in Iowa - State Disability Resources in Iowa
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Iowa. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Iowa - State Disability Resources in Iowa
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Iowa. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Utah - State Disability Resources in Utah
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Utah. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Help in Washington State - Disability Resources in Washington State
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Washington state. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Help in West Virginia - Disability Resources in West Virginia
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in West Virginia. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Louisiana - State Disability Resources in Louisiana
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Louisiana. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Kansas - State Disability Resources in Kansas
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Kansas. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find Developmental Disabilities Assistance in Colorado - Developmental Disabilities Resources
Find developmental disability resources for adults and children with developmental disabilities in Colorado. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find Developmental Disabilities Assistance in Colorado - Developmental Disabilities Resources
Find developmental disability resources for adults and children with developmental disabilities in Colorado. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find Developmental Disability Assistance in Delaware - State Developmental Disability Resources
Find state developmental disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Delaware. Get contact information for developmental disabilities in early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your developmental disability issues.

Find Developmental Disability Assistance in Delaware - State Developmental Disability Resources
Find state developmental disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Delaware. Get contact information for developmental disabilities in early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your developmental disability issues.

Developmental Disability Assistance in Florida - Developmental Disabilities Resources
Find state developmental disability resources for parents and children with developmental disabilities in Florida. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, and community support agencies for developmental disabilities.

Developmental Disability Assistance in Florida - Developmental Disabilities Resources
Find state developmental disability resources for parents and children with developmental disabilities in Florida. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, and community support agencies for developmental disabilities.

Find Developmental Disability Assistance in Alaska
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Alaska. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Missouri - State Disability Resources in Missouri
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Missouri. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Michigan - State Disability Resources in Michigan
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Michigan. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in New Mexico - State Disability Resources in New Mexico
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in New Mexico. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in North Carolina - State Disability Resources in North Carolina
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in North Carolina. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in North Dakota - State Disability Resources in North Dakota
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in North Dakota. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Oklahoma - State Disability Resources in Oklahoma
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Oklahoma. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Oklahoma - State Disability Resources in Oklahoma
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Oklahoma. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Puerto Rico - State Disability Resources in Puerto Rico
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Puerto Rico. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in South Carolina - State Disability Resources in South Carolina
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in South Carolina. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Maryland - State Disability Resources in Maryland
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Maryland. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Maryland - State Disability Resources in Maryland
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Maryland. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Nebraska - State Disability Resources in Nebraska
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Nebraska. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle.

Mediation Letter - Sample of a Typical Special Education Mediation Letter
Mediation Letter - Sample Special Education Mediation Letter

Jane Lang with Yankees Manager Joe Girardi
The New York Yankees take timeout to show the Big Apple has a really big heart. This week, the Yankees celebrate HOPE week by sharing special experiences with fans with disabilities.

Therapeutic Foster Care Parent Retreat
In our opening session, parents had a great time playing Pass the Compliment. Here, after the game, we talked about our observations during the game.

School Project - Build a Medieval Castle for a School Project
School projects are a chance for your LD child to show his skills. Unlike term papers and book reports, hands-on projects are an opportunity for your child to show her understanding of school topics. Build a fun and easy medieval castle.

Learning Games - Teach Alphabet and Beginning Letters with this Learning Game
Learning games are fun tools for teaching. This learning game teaches the alphabet and beginning sounds. Teach thinking skills too with this learning game.

Special Education Formal Complaints - Model Complaint Letter
If you plan to file a formal special education complaint, these model forms and cover letter can help you get started.

Improve Fine Motor Skills - Games to Develop Your Child's Fine Motor Coordination
Does your child have difficulty with writing and other fine motor tasks at home and in school? If so, there are ways you can help. Learn some fun and engaging ways to help her improve her coordination and hand strength.

IDEA Parent Rights and Divorce - FAQs on IDEA Parent Rights and Divorce
Find answers to frequently asked questions on IDEA parent rights and divorce.

Find State Disability Assistance in Idaho - State Disability Resources in Idaho
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Idaho. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Idaho - State Disability Resources in Idaho
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Idaho. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Where to Find Disability Assistance in Arkansas - State Disability Resources for Arkansas
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Arkansas. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Where to Find Disability Assistance in Arkansas - State Disability Resources for Arkansas
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Arkansas. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Hall of Fame - Share Your Child's Successes in the Hall of Fame
Celebrate your child's successes in the Hall of Fame

Find State Disability Assistance in Idaho - State Disability Resources in Idaho
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Idaho. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Where to Find Disability Assistance in Arkansas - State Disability Resources for Arkansas
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Arkansas. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Find State Disability Assistance in Pennsylvania - State Disability Resources in Pennsylvania
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Pennsylvania. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Coloring Pages - Printable Alphabet Coloring Pages
These coloring pages help teach alphabet, word recognition, and beginning alphabet sounds. Download free printable coloring pages.

Find Disability Assistance in Florida - Disability Resources in Florida
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Florida. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Developmental Disability Assistance in Kansas - Developmental Disability Resources in Kansas
Find state level developmental disability resources in Kansas.

Find State Disability Assistance in Iowa - State Disability Resources in Iowa
Find state level disability resources for parents and children with disabilities in Iowa. Get contact information for early childhood intervention, public schools, community support agencies, and more. You'll also learn which agency to contact for your issues.

Negative Reinforcers
Negative Reinforcers - If your learning disabled child has behavior problems, he may benefit from a behavior plan. Negative reinforcers are sometimes used in behavior plans.

Specific Types of Learning Disabilities
Explore the many types of learning disabilities. Learn about their characteristics, early warning signs, and assessment. Read about Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, language processing disabilities, and other specific types.