School Tips: 5 Tips to Ending Homework Wars

Trying to encourage, cajole, and eventually threaten your child into doing their homework can be a trying experience. It can be frustrating that something that seems as basic as homework has to be contested night after night. However, there are some practices you can...

5 Tips to Help Your Child Start School Off On the Right Foot

The first day of school is just around the corner. After an entire summer of lazy days and endless nights, how can you help your LD child - who hates change- get back into the swing of things? Here is a list of practical step you can take to make sure the first day of...

Should You Let Your Child Repeat a Grade?

It’s almost the end of the school year, and you’re faced with a dilemma.  Your child didn’t do so great this year - in fact, his grades put him towards the lower end of the class. And that was with after-school tutors and in class help. But somehow you and he made it...

3 Lies Schools Like to Tell About Learning to Read

There’s a war going on in a lot of schools, and it ain’t pretty. By war I mean the tired argument about the best way to teach kids, especially LD kids, to read. And while it may be nice to believe that schools have your child’s best interests at heart, experience has...