Understanding special education laws and rights
A parent's guide to the many layers of special education law.
No Child Left Behind and school choice opportunities in special education
To benefit from NCLB, parents of kids with learning disabilities must understand key provisions in this federal education law.
Dollars and sense: Teaching financial skills to teens with learning disabilities
Help your child with LD or ADHD develop his money management know-how with these expert tips.
College planning for students with learning issues
Is college the best choice for your teen with a learning disability? Check out these expert guidelines for making an informed decision about postsecondary education.
Helping your child find a passion: one mother's story
A mother shares the lessons she learned while helping her son with a learning disability find hobbies he could put his heart into.
Controversial therapies: why do some unproven therapies become popular?
An expert explains the appeal of unproven therapies for learning disabilities — and warns you what to watch out for.
Organization and time management strategies for kids with LD
Read about strategies to help your child better manage time, tasks, and stuff.
Learning about a school's approach to reading instruction
How is your child being taught to read? A reading expert explains how to investigate the instructional approach the teacher or school uses.
It worked: finding a focus with photography
One mother highlights a strategy she used to help her son with LD experience success.
How to help parents from other cultures recognize learning disabilities
Do you know a child from another culture who you suspect may have a learning disability? If so, learn how to approach the situation in a smart, sensitive way.