Teachers and families should connect as soon as possible. They can share what they’ve been seeing and talk about strategies and supports that might help.
Reach out and set up a time to talk. Take notes on what you’ve been seeing and share that information to get a fuller picture.
Pediatricians can also play a key role in getting answers and finding solutions. They may have recommendations for help at school.
For parents and caregivers: Get tips for
talking to teachers about behavior challenges
For educators: Discover
positive behavior strategies
you can use in class.
If you have ADHD and get aggressive: Reach out to your health care provider to share what you’re experiencing and talk about next steps.