Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is characterized by impulsiveness, hyperactivity and a limited attention span. It was previously known as Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD). Treatment can include a combination of medication and behavior modification. Whether a parent or teacher, read on to find intelligent and sensitive discussions, informative articles and helpful tips to teaching students with ADHD.
Teaching students with ADHD in the mainstream classroom is a multifaceted challenge. Therefore, the approach in helping the student succeed must also be multifaceted. What should you focus on as a teacher?