As a newspaper columnist, Nancy Devlin, Ph.D. has written over 700 articles on subjects related to education and parenting. Welcome to her Classroom!
There are no diagnostic tests for ADHD. Parents need to visit the school, question the principal about the number of students diagnosed with ADHD. Continue reading
It is the time of year when parents bring their young children to school to register for kindergarten in the fall. They are ready for “real” school now. Parents can do several things to ensure their child’s success in this … Continue reading
Learning disabilites and testing to detect them has come under scrutiny lately because it seems to have gotten out of hand. What started as a good idea became mired in bureaucratic regulations and laws to the point where the test … Continue reading