Another Option to Corona-Schooling

By Betty Granata With talk of schools reopening for fall despite the surge in coronavirus cases, some parents are thinking about homeschooling. In this post from our archive a parent of two kids with LD sheds light on her family’s… Read the rest

Re-opening Schools: Think About This

As the coronavirus continues to surge across the country, schools are moving forward with plans for a fall reopening. Following is a roundup of recent news about the pressing issues related to this topic for all involved—kids, parents, teachers, and… Read the rest

COVID-19 Risk Appraisal for Youth Sports

Are you concerned about your young athlete returning to organized sports, especially those activities where social distancing is at odds with mixing it up on the field or going mano-a-mano in the gym? As you might have guessed, not all… Read the rest

Virtual IEP Guide

Having your child’s IEP meeting online may not be your ideal situation, but it’s being done all over the country, and there’s no reason to think it can’t be successful. To help everyone through the process, The Department of Education… Read the rest

COVID-19: Use Psychology Tools to Cope

By Marcia Eckerd, Ph.D. Families everywhere are dealing with heightened stress related to the COVID-19 pandemic, with no signs that it will lessen anytime soon as we try to navigate new and ongoing challenges. All children—but especially those with learning… Read the rest