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Read personal takes on the highs and lows of learning and attention issues, and everything in between. Parents share stories about their journey.
ToughTopics blog posts are personal stories that parents and other individuals have asked to write anonymously. The authors write about ongoing challenges they or their children face with learning and attention issues.
Over the years, my son’s ADHD caused him grief in school. But not every year.
One year could be a go...
A few months ago, I was reading a Facebook post by a mom of a teen with an IEP whose school had cont...
Like many parents, when I think about school services for my kids, I usually think about an IEP or a...
I was on the phone with my editor when the email came through from my teenage son’s school. Glancing...
Most kids are curious about where their parents go every day when they head off to work. When my son...
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