Mar 3, 2007

Ten Tips for Parents of LD Children

  1. Learn all you can about the disability.
  2. Keep in contact with your child's teacher(s).
  3. Keep a profile of what your child does well.
  4. Help your child understand the effect the learning disability will have on him/her in school as well as socially.
  5. Help your child get organized.
  6. Involve your child in extra-curricular activities.
  7. Involve your child in helping someone else.
  8. Keep your expectations for your child high but realistic.
  9. Help your child learn to ask for what they need.
  10. Join or form a group of parents with similar situations.

The above is taken from an article posted at FamilyEducation.com. To learn more about each tip please visit their site.

1 comment:

  1. Excellent tips! I agree based on our experience :)

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