Smart Kids with LD: Empowering Parents
Kids with dyslexia, ADHD, and other learning disabilities are as intelligent as others, and often have great strengths–but they learn differently. If your child, or a child you know struggles with learning or attention issues, this website is for you. Learn from the experts—professionals and parents just like you—how to get off the sidelines and help your child succeed in school and in life.
From Our Experts
Marcia Brown Rubinstien, MA, CEP
Unraveling the Clues: Our expert helps a parent unravel the confusing clues about her child’s behavior.
Rubinstien is an educational consultant and the author of Raising NLD Superstars.
Section 504: Protecting College Students with LD or ADHD
At the college level, students with LD may receive services under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973—not the IDEA that protected them before graduation. Read more
What is Assistive Technology (AT)?
AT allows students with learning or other disabilities to access otherwise inaccessible educational material. AT services include selecting, acquiring, customizing, and using devices and software appropriate to a student’s needs.
From Our Newsletter
Ready, Set, Learn: Improving the Path to Learning
Read about 5 critical steps to prepare your child for learning, and keep him on track. Read more