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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.
Andrew M.I. Lee, J.D., is an editor and former attorney who strives to help people understand complex legal, education and parenting issues. His work has appeared on television and online. Lee lives in New Jersey with his wife and two children. He has a B.S. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a J.D. from NYU School of Law.
This is for my wife:
Don’t buy me a gift for Father’s Day.
I know you’ve got a million things on you...
When I was in first grade—three decades ago—I don’t remember there being much homework. And I defini...
My son loves hot dogs. He loves hot dog buns. But be warned: If you put a hot dog in a bun and give...
At the start of the school year, I was so frustrated I nearly pulled my hair out. My son kept forget...
It’s a blustery 35 degrees outside and we’re waiting at the school bus stop. All the kids are millin...
How they created paths to success with learning and attention issues.
Find out the types of tests available, and what skills they assess.
These free, printable graphic organizers can help kids break down math problems.
A mom, who has auditory processing disorder herself, shares what she wishes others knew.
Dec 7th at 12:00 pm
He went from struggling student to inspiring the next generation.
A college student with dyslexia shares how she uses dictation (speech-to-text) technology to help.
Which is causing your child’s trouble with math? Use this chart to compare the signs.
How to make sure your child gets services and accommodations.
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