February 2016 - HomeworkCoach

Tips for Helping your ADHD Child Study for Tests

Tips for Helping your ADHD Child Study for Tests

Studying for tests, especially mid-terms or finals, can be stressful for anyone.  When a student is diagnosed with ADHD, it can be even more difficult to focus and stay attentive under all the pressure of taking several big tests. Here are some tips for helping your ADHD-diagnosed child study for tests.
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Learn the Special Ed Jargon

Learn the Special Ed Jargon

Once a parent realizes their child may have special needs and seeks support through their school system, they will soon be engulfed by a tidal wave of Special Ed jargon and acronyms.  It’s not that the counselors and school officials are trying to intimidate or confuse you (well, sometimes it is!) but these are simply terms that will come up again and again as you navigate the system to obtain the right services for your child.  Let us help you with the alphabet soup. 
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