adhd Articles
Items about All the Usual Suspects
Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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AN ADHD PRIMER, from Dr. Ned Hallowell, courtesy of The Washington Post. Valerie Strauss of The Post presented a list of questions about ADHD to Dr. Hallowell, whom she calls "one of the country's foremost experts on ADHD." His answers comprise, in effect, a primer on t... Read more
Educating Educators, ADHD, Creative Children, and More
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016 by 76Trombones
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PROGRESS. Northeastern Illinois University is establishing a gifted teacher endorsement to students pursuing a Master of Arts in Gifted Education. According to the university, it is the first university in Illinois to offer the endorsement. "Coursework includes a solid found... Read more
ASD, Educating the 2e, ADHD, Depression, and More
Friday, January 29th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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2e TWICE EXCEPTIONAL, the movie, is being screened on February 13 in San Francisco. Here are the detailsWhere The Innovation Hangar formerly The Exploratorium at the Palace of Fine Arts,3601 Lyon St., San Francisco, CA 94115 Time 2 PM Tickets at [image removed]; 10 in advance, ... Read more
News about a Variety of 2e-related Conditions, and More
Tuesday, January 26th, 2016 by 76Trombones
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TODAY'S POSTING consists of news items relating to depression, autism, ADHD, and more...DEPRESSION. Johns Hopkins Medicine reports that a new type of antidepressant acts quickly in mice, having an effect in minutes rather than weeks. Clinical trials are necessary to check its eff... Read more
Goldilocks, the Untold Paxil Story
Wednesday, January 20th, 2016 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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I wrote this back in 2011 and think it's worthy of a re-post.It's a modern day version of a tale we are all familiar with - it's also something we should all pay heed to - when reading you can substitute 'Paxil' for any other antidepressant currently on the market.WARNING Contain... Read more
ESSA, Discipline, RTI, Dyslexic Advantage, More
Monday, December 14th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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NCLB GONE. ESSA HERE. For those seeking to sort out the change in education law in the United States, an opinion piece at the site of The New York Times offers a good starting point, giving a perspective of federal education initiatives over the past few decades and some guesses ... Read more
Publicity for 2e School; Pediatricians on Board? And More.
Thursday, December 10th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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REID DAY SCHOOL in Orange County, California, was profiled in a very nice article in the Orange County Register on Tuesday. We think the article will very much help those not a part of the 2e community to "put a face" onto twice-exceptional young people. Find the articl... Read more
Bullying, Visual Processing, Attention, Resources, More
Monday, November 23rd, 2015 by 76Trombones
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ADHD MEDS, BULLYING. It seems that kids who have been prescribed stimulant meds for ADHD are at greater risk of being bullied. The reason other kids might want to buy, steal, or coerce a change in possession of the meds, a condition called "diverting," where a prescribe... Read more
2e Adults, ADHD, PD, the U.S. Department of Education, and More
Friday, November 20th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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2e ADULTS. Know one Are you one Dan Peters and Paula Wilkes from California's Summit Center explore the topic in a Q&A at the site of Psychology Today. Find the blog. MINDFULNESS, WORKING MEMORY. Mindfulness training might help improve working memory capacity, according to st... Read more
2e-Friendly Schooling, A.T. for Dyslexia, U.S. DOJ/ADA on Accommodations, More
Friday, November 6th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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A FAMILY IN ORLANDO, Florida ZIP 32814 is looking for a 2e-friendly middle school, public or private, for sixth-seventh-eighth grades for their son. Gang can anyone offer what would be a much-appreciated suggestion for this family Email Mark at you-know-where. Thanks for any inpu... Read more
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