By Evelyn Russo, Ph.D. and Eve Kessler, Esq.
While there may be no such thing as a perfect reading program for students with dyslexia and other language learning disabilities, The National Reading Panel has identified five core components of reading,… Read the rest
Wanted: Infants for Harvard LD Study
February 13, 2017
Dr. Nadine Gaab, an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School, is seeking infants, ages 2 to 8 months, for an important new study investigating the causes of dyslexia. The study will take place at Boston Children’s… Read the rest
Contentious Battle for Trump’s Education Secretary
February 3, 2017
Next week, the vote to confirm Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education will take place. Unlike some of President Trump’s other cabinet nominees, DeVos is anything but a shoo-in. In fact, she is teetering on the brink, just one vote… Read the rest
Mind Your Manners
January 30, 2017
By Sheryl Knapp, A/AOGPE
The annual IEP meeting offers an opportunity to establish positive relationships with your child’s teachers and special education team. That may seem obvious, but there is no shortage of parents and teachers who treat each other… Read the rest
Helping Kids with ADHD Succeed in College
January 23, 2017
By Robert M. Tudisco, Esq. with Eve Kessler, Esq.
The transition from high school to college is a challenging one for most kids. All of a sudden responsibilities change and the need for independence increases: they are on their own,… Read the rest