Organization to Help Your Middle Schooler Thrive
The transition to middle school is enough to juggle without ADHD symptoms getting in the way. Learn what teachers can do to help students, and why a planner and morning preparation encourages independence.
I think this is important for addressing students who have (or seem to have) short attention spans. In China, mental health issues are left undiagnosed for fear that you might "lose face". I have used some of these, but I think getting the student to be proactive helps the most.
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How to Discipline a Child With ADHD
Nurturing a child with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) can be very difficult, as they need distinctive discipline techniques that are not the same as other children. Otherwise, you may risk unnecessarily excusing your...
Types of Mental Disorders
You probably have heard of many mental illnesses, but do you know the types of each one? There are many that you probably have not heard of and they are listed below with a brief description of eac…
Five Best Apps for Tweens and Teens with ADHD, Christmas 2014 - LearningWorks for Kids
There are dozens of great apps that can be powerful tools for helping children cope with the symptoms of ADHD. Given the fact that more than 80% of children ages [...]
Top 20 ADHD Accommodations and Modifications That Work
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) is a neurobiological disorder. Typically children diagnosed with ADHD have developmentally inappropriate behavior, including poor attention skills, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. While there may be disagreement among professionals regarding the incidence rate and even the actual diagnosis, all teachers will agree that all students are different and a single approach or strategy will not work for each and every student. Differentiation is the…
A Brief Look at Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
It has been estimated that Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may occur in as many as 1 out of 7 American children. Here are some of the symptoms.
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