This new information can help to identify the risk of Autism at birth and lead to appropriate intervention prior to symptoms manifesting. Very exciting!
Before Referring a Gifted Child for ADD/ADHD EvaluationMarch 9, 2018
While gifted students can also have ADHD, many have behaviors that simply seem like ADHD as a result of being gifted. Here’s some information that can help distinguish between the two and, if referred for an evaluation, be sure to seek out a professional with knowledge of gifted traits. Click here for the full article.
Dyslexia is a misunderstood learning disabilityNovember 30, 2017
This is one of the best summaries of dyslexia that I have seen and helps to clear up some common misconceptions. If you’d like to learn more about what dyslexia is and how to intervene, take a moment to check it out. Read the full summary here.
13 Reasons Why – Guidance for Educators about Suicide PreventionApril 25, 2017
A lot of people have been talking about 13 Reasons Why, a book and now a Netflix Series about a teen girl who dies by suicide. There is a lot of controversy about this, and we advise reading these guidelines to be better informed. This contains great resources about suicide, even if you’re not watching …