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Recognizing the Symptoms of ADD Is Important

ADD stands for Attention Deficit Disorder and is now more commonly categorized as ADHD which is Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. It is a neuro-psychiatric condition that typically presents itself in children at a very early age in their lives and development years. The term “ADD” is used to describe ADHD without the hyperactivity and impulsiveness behavior characteristics.

ADHD – What It Is and What You Need to Know About It

ADHD or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder is a developmental disorder that is characterized by the presence of hyperactivity and inattentiveness. Typically, the symptoms of ADHD become apparent by the time the child has reached 7 years of age. ADHD is one of the most commonly diagnosed and studied psychological disorder which affects around 5% of the children in the world and affects up to 16% of all children of school age.

Dyslexia in Schools

This article explains how difficult it is for a child with Dyslexia once he starts in the school system. The child is frequently ridiculed by teachers and pupils alike.

Can Teachers Detect ADHD in Children?

There are many symptoms that will indicate whether a child is going through ADHD or not. ADHD stands for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. It is a condition that affects the brain but it does so through characteristics that are exhibited in school, home, and other places.

Steps To Become a Special Education Teacher

The IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) has defined the field of Special Education as “Specially designed instruction, at no cost to parents, to meet the unique needs of a child with a disability.” Parents and their special needs children are provided with additional services, customized environments, programs, specialized placements, and support. Parents are not charged a fee for these Special Education needs which are designed to address children with special learning requirements.

Slow Reader, Poor Learner, “At Risk” Students and Schools, What Do You Do Next? 6 Tips

Not one student woke up this morning thinking that he or she was failing on his own. There was a system already in place that gave them all the ammunition to be part of that wrongful category.

The Most Powerful Reading Technique Today

The most powerful reading technique today is a rapid speed reading approach. In this highly competitive society that we live in there can be no other system that would be acceptable. In order to get a handle on all the material that is being published and written one needs to master a rapid or speed reading approach. Ever since man started to read, he has wanted to do it much faster. He has always wanted to remember more of what he read. There have been many approaches, systems, techniques and tips to reading faster with more or better comprehension.

Is Your Child a Visual Learner?

Sending your child to the best school is no guarantee that she will get the best education that you want for her. Several studies attest that there are different learning styles and most schools are yet to adapt a curriculum that will fit a particular child’s learning style. This article features tips on how to identify a visual learner and what parents can do to help enhance their learning process.

A Special Education Teacher Is Also Your Partner in Learning

If your child suffers from a learning disability, he or she may thrive more in a special education class. A special education teacher is trained to handle a group of children who each learn in a different way. When you want to create a positive learning environment for your child, you need to work with your child’s special education teacher to become partners in learning.

Dinosaurs and Their Appeal to Children on the Autism Spectrum

Young children who are on the Autism Spectrum can go through a number of obsessive phases as they are growing up, one such phase is having an obsession with dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals. Many children go through a stage when they are fascinated with dinosaurs, after all, there are so many dinosaur themed stimuli available to them such as games, television programmes and books. For the parents and guardians of children who are on the Autism Spectrum the dinosaur obsession can be a difficult thing for them to cope with as the child becomes immersed in the need to find out and collect dinosaur facts and information, in fact anything and everything to do with dinosaurs.

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