By Amanda Morin
Explore the history of learning and attention issues. Take a look at this timeline to learn about advances in research and special education law. And find out when some famous people went public about their learning and attention issues.
A parent advocate and former teacher, Amanda Morin is the proud mom of kids with learning and attention issues and the author of The Everything Parent’s Guide to Special Education.
Sheldon H. Horowitz, Ed.D.
Mar 30, 2014
Mar 30, 2014
Learn why ADHD and anxiety often go hand in hand—and how to help your child.
A mother quits being her son’s case manager to focus on her real job—being “Mom.”
Learn how various learning and attention issues can impact your child’s self-control.
This Pennsylvania-based organization is truly making a difference.
May 3rd at 3:30 pm
Watch a Harvard graduate talk about the stigma around dyslexia.
“The school wants to move us from an IEP to a 504 plan. How will that affect my child?”
Hear a mom’s touching story about bringing her child to the office.
Learn how this app helps their son—who has dyslexia, dysgraphia and ADHD—and other kids.
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