Teaching Students with Learning Disabilities
Do you have a student who struggles with reading, or can’t seem to grasp math concepts? There are many signs to watch out for that a student may have a learning disability. Find the information you need on diagnosing and teaching students with dyslexia, dyscalculia and other disabilities, including modified lesson plans and activities. Children with disabilities can keep up with their peers, but may need some extra time and attention or help from assistive technology.
- Teaching Students With Dyslexia: A Guide For Educators
Teachers must have a firm grasp of how dyslexia affects their students. Use these resources to help you learn strategies, tips and lessons that will provide your students with the knowledge they need to succeed.
- An Intellectual Disabilities Resource Guide for Teachers and Parents
Special education services can help students with intellectual disabilities succeed in the classroom and learn important life skills. The articles in this guide to teaching students with intellectual disabilities can help you find the resources you are looking for.
- Teaching Students With an Intellectual Disability
Children come in all shapes and sizes. Their personalities, needs, and learning styles all vary. Students with disabilities have a variety of different needs. Learn 5 tips to help a teacher of students with intellectual disabilities make the most of the students' learning experiences.
- How the Learning Disabled Label Affects Students
The effects of labeling students learning disabled can have consequences. What are they? Here we explore both the positive and the negative.
- Brain Gym Ways to Exercise the Mind
The Brain Gym technique includes 26 movements that are used to stimulate a person's cognition, increase their focus, fine tune coordination, organizational skills and academic standing along with building relationships, self-esteem and confidence. These 26 movements are part of a larger curriculum.
- What Do Learning Disabilities Look Like?
Do you have a student who struggle in the classroom? He or she may have a learning disability. Read on to learn more about the characteristics of learning disabilities.
- Teaching Ideas for Remedial Reading
Teaching remedial reading can be a repetitive process, which can be frustrating for both the student and the teacher. Luckily, there are many resources such as free remedial reading activities out that are both effective and provide variety.
- Does My Child Really Have a Learning Disability?
The diagnostic rates for learning disabilities have skyrocketed in the last decade, but why are more children being diagnosed? Are more children being born with disabilities?
- Teacher / Peer Strategies Benefit Language Impaired Learners
Co-teaching addresses the issue of not singling out struggling students with language impairments in the classroom, which encourages a positive classroom climate.