Understanding Your Child’s Challenges

How to Talk to Your Child About Learning and Thinking Differences

When kids learn and think differently, it's important to talk openly. Here are conversation starters…

5 Things Not to Say to Your Child About Dyslexia

Ben Foss, an adult with dyslexia, gives parents tips about what comments may hurt kids who struggle …

How to Talk to Your Child About Learning and Thinking Differences

When kids learn and think differently, it's important to talk openly. Here are conversation starters…

How to Get Your Child to Talk About School

With some kids, it's like pulling teeth to get them to talk about school. Use these tips and convers…

9 Tips for Reacting to Your Child’s Report Card

How should you react to a disappointing report card? Here are ideas on how to react to a bad report …

9 Tips for Teaching Your Child About Personal Safety

Teaching kids with learning disabilities and ADHD about stranger safety can be tricky. These tips ca…

4 Ways Lack of Sleep Affects How Kids Learn

Not getting enough sleep can affect how kids do in school. Here are four ways lack of sleep can make…

Download: Picture Schedules for Daily Routines

Using picture schedules can help kids follow routines. Download these daily picture schedules and vi…

8 Ways to Make Mornings Easier

Do you have morning madness at your house? Use these tips to organize and streamline morning routine…

5 Things Not to Say to Your Child About ADHD

Even the best-intended comments about ADHD can be hurtful or confusing for a child with attention-de…

13 Tips for Getting More Sleep

Sleep plays a big role in our ability to think critically, manage emotions, control behaviors and st…

Talking to Your Child About Social and Emotional Issues

It's important to talk to your child about difficult feelings and situations. Here is advice on what…

How to Talk to Your Child About Getting Evaluated

How can you prepare your child for an education evaluation? Find out what to say to kids about speci…

7 Ideas for Using Rewards and Consequences

Learn how a system of rewards and consequences can improve behavior and motivate kids to complete ch…

How to Talk to Your Child About Learning and Thinking Differences

When kids learn and think differently, it's important to talk openly. Here are conversation starters…

What to Say to Your Child About Trouble With Focus

How can you talk to your child about being distracted and unfocused? Find out what to say when your …

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