Kinds of Minds
To surmount learning differences, teachers, parents, and students
alike must be taught how to recognize, understand, and manage
both strengths and weaknesses brain functions.
Play for All Children
Suggestions for helping children with disabilities enjoy this
important early childhood learning area.
a Bridge to Special Students
story of how her fourth graders developed understanding and, ultimately,
friendship with the Special-Ed kids in their school.
the Reader in Every Child by Michael F. Opitz
The case for flexible grouping when teaching reading
Kid Can! by Julie Wood
Technology offers a range of options to help you meet special
needs in your classroom.
Hard Can This Be?
In the author's workshops, participants wind up frustrated, angry,
and in tears and finally understand what having a learning
Can Twirl the Rope
Inclusion involving a behaviorally or academically challenged
child can be a source of frustration. But one child, shows classmates
that the benefits of inclusion can be priceless.
Ways to Reach Your LEP Students
Teachers share their strategies for teaching second-language learners
in the regular classroom
children who lag in reading can make progress if they have a combination
of help in the classroom and one-on-one tutoring.
Find it hard to believe that a school district could raise the
reading scores of struggling students by as much as two grade
levels each year? Orange County, Florida, has and the stunning
An advocate of Reading Recovery talks about the highly structured
program and the hope it brings to every child who struggles
with the word, every teacher who yearns for his success.
communication with parents and caregivers helps you understand
and handle a child's special needs.