Teamwork Means Quality in Special Education

Committed professionals working together have discovered that teamwork means quality in special education.  This means that special education students receive a quality education because their teacher work together to ensure the best possible opportunities for them,...

Being in the Classroom with Kids with ADD/ADHD

Being in the Classroom with Kids with ADD/ADHD My first job out of graduate school, as a child and family therapist, was in a residential treatment center for kids, all of whom were labeled with psychiatric disorders. In addition to the residential units, there was a...

Daytime Sleepiness Is Caused by Learning Problems

A research team has found that daytime sleepiness is  caused by learning problems and attention deficits in children.  For children, many researchers thought it was the other way around, but kids who get enough sleep but have learning and attention difficulties or...