Helping Kids with ADHD Succeed in College

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

Transition Planning for College

For students with learning differences, the law recognizes that transition to adulthood may require specialized services to help them attain the skills and education they’ll need to succeed after high school. The IDEA requires that transition planning must begin, at… Read the rest

Summer To-Do List for College Freshmen

For students with LD who are starting college this fall, preparing ahead will help ensure a smooth transition. Following are a few tasks to take care of before you head off to college. Prepare for college placement tests: English, math,… Read the rest

AT Services in College

By Eve Kessler, Esq. When students with learning differences transition from high school to college, Section 504 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) replace the IDEA as their source of legal protections. This ushers in a new standard for… Read the rest