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As a newspaper columnist, Nancy Devlin, Ph.D. has written over 700 articles on subjects related to education and parenting. Welcome to her Classroom!

Parents, Learn the Rules for a Productive Parent Teacher Conference

Parent-teacher conferences offer valuable opportunities for all parties in the educational endeavor to communicate with each other for the good of the child. Continue reading

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Are Tests For Learning Disabilities Valid?

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

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