adhd Articles
2e Symposium, OCD, Anxiety, ADHD, Parenting, More
Wednesday, October 18th, 2017 by 76Trombones
WE'RE BACK from a few days in California attending a great symposium put on by the 2e Center for Research and Professional Development at Bridges Academy. Watch for coverage in the next issue of the newsletter. Two focuses foci were honoring pioneers in the 2e community and provi... Read more
IEPs & 504s, Communication with School, Carol Dweck, and More
Thursday, September 28th, 2017 by 76Trombones
GIFTED, ASD, WITH ANXIETY -- and only five years old. That's the lead in a Washington Post story about IEPs and 504s -- and which might be best for your kiddo. Here's a quote from the article about August, the five-year-old in question, that might ring true to readers here "... Read more
Sleep & ADHD, Policy & Law, Parenting, More
Monday, September 25th, 2017 by 76Trombones
SLEEP, ADHD. A few weeks ago we mentioned a research study contending that sleep problems and ADHD might have a stronger connection that previously thought. Several journalistic outlets have picked up on that study. The Washington Post ran a story titled "Could some ADHD be ... Read more
The Lang School, Parenting Anxiety, Student Anxiety, ADHD, More
Monday, September 18th, 2017 by 76Trombones
THE LANG SCHOOL for 2e students profiled in the MarchApril, 2016 issue of 2e Newsletter, like other similar schools, was founded by a parent, Micaela Bracamonte, who wanted an education for her children that would fit their strengths and challenges. A story at the website Narrati... Read more
Going to College, U.S. Education, 2e Resource, More
Thursday, September 14th, 2017 by 76Trombones
SENDING THAT 2e KIDDO off to college this fall At Quartz, you can read how helicopter parenting is bad for college kids, but "a little hovering is just right." Not to put the pressure on you to find the right amount of involvement for your kiddo, but here's what the art... Read more
Due Process for 2e, Success for ADHD Students, and More
Tuesday, September 12th, 2017 by 76Trombones
DUE PROCESS. Special ed attorney Matt Cohen won a due process hearing for parents of a bright elementary school student with ADHD, writing difficulties, and other issues. Here's what the firm says in their newsletter about the case "The parents repeatedly sought assistance f... Read more
TEDx Talk on 2e, Depression, Girls on the Spectrum, More
Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 by 76Trombones
AS WE MENTIONED in our coverage of August's SENG conference, Scott Barry Kaufman has done a TEDx talk. Here's what he says about it "My new TEDx talk on redefining intelligence, maximizing human potential, and appreciating twice-exceptional children, is up Please share if yo... Read more
Potpourri: Summit Center, Gifted Challenges, TiLT, Belin-Blank, More
Thursday, August 24th, 2017 by 76Trombones
TEACHERS AND ADHD STUDENTS. Education World has published an article titled "Strategies and Resources for Supporting Students with ADHD," focusing on the teacher's role in identifying, supporting, and teaching those students. The article also highlights a new book on us... Read more
Research Participation Opportunity, Back to School, Brain Manipulation, and More
Monday, August 21st, 2017 by 76Trombones
RESEARCH OPPORTUNITY FOR TWICE-EXCEPTIONAL STUDENTSNOTE This statement is from the researcher. Please direct any questions to her. --2e NewsletterDid you know that researchers know very little about twice-exceptional students compared to other groups of children and adolescents Y... Read more
Anxiety, Genetics/Environment, Items from SENG, and More
Thursday, August 10th, 2017 by 76Trombones
STRESS AND ANXIETY. A psychologist from Boys Town writes in The Washington Post about stress and anxiety in teens, and what parents can do to help. Basic steps include looking for signs; letting kids know it's okay to feel upset; and having more family time. Read more. Separately... Read more
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