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Finding the right school

Checklist: What to Look For in a Private School

By Geri Coleman Tucker

Want to make sure the private school you’re considering works well for children with learning and attention issues? Here are key things you’ll want to check.

Looking for a school that’ll be just right for your child? Check out GreatSchools.org, where you can search for schools in your area and find out which ones will serve your child best.

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Choosing a school for your child is a big decision. Learn more about what to look for. And try to avoid these common mistakes some parents make when choosing a school.

About the Author

Portrait of Geri Tucker

Geri Coleman Tucker is a freelance writer and editor and a former deputy managing editor for USA Today.

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Portrait of Bob Cunningham

Bob Cunningham, Ed.M., serves as advisor-in-residence on learning and attention issues for Understood.

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