Para-educators can provide professional and personal support for students. Learn the role of a para-educators as part of a student’s IEP team.
Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
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?
Are medications safe for your very young child who has been diagnosed with ADHD? Why is your physician giving different types of medications? This article may enlighten you about these medications.