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.
- 6 Classroom Strategies to Help Special Education Students Stay on Task
Students with ADHD and other learning disabilities often struggle to stay focused on the task at hand. Falling behind in just one class can have a detrimental affect on their learning all year. Here are six tips and strategies to help students maintain their focus.
- Working Memory: Exercising the Executive Function
Check out some new ways to incorporate executive functions and study skills into your lesson planning! This lesson aids students in improving their working memory.
- Self-Control & Auto Monitoring: Exercising the Executive Functions
The executive functions may seem like abstract concepts to actually teach, but when applying their use in relation to study skills, you will be happy with the results! This lesson focuses on self-control and auto monitoring.
- Exercising the Executive Function Organization & Categorization
Need some fresh ideas for refining the executive functions and building study skills? This comprehensive plan will inspire you to keep strengthening the foundation of student learning with activities on organization and categorization.
- Exercising the Executive Function Attention and Concentration
The executive functions and study skills go hand in hand for learning. Students with learning difficulties must receive specific remedial practice to strengthen these important areas.
- Exercising the Executive Function of Mental Flexibility
The executive functions are the building blocks of learning. Strengthening these foundational functions while teaching study skills is essential when teaching students with learning difficulties.
- 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.