Our desire as parents and educators is to be able to meet the learning needs of all children. Sometimes this is more than can be handled without the help of people who specialize in helping children with learning issues. We hope that these articles and resources might be helpful in meeting the needs of the children you are trying to help.
Suggestions for helping your struggling child.
Labeling 101 by Diane Lilleberg
Looking at the positives and challenges when giving a label to the struggles a child is experiencing.
Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
General description of ASD.
Ten primary characteristics of children with Asperger Syndrome.
List of adult and children books to help understand ASD better.
List of websites and blogs for information on ASD.
A beginning list of tablet apps to help children with ASD.
This two-part series looks at children's speech disorders.
Children’s Speech: What Can a Parent Do? – Part 2 by Pam Gentry
This section covers what it is, how to recognize its symptoms, how to help, and where to find more information.
Teachers in most of the TCK schools are seeing more and more students coming from countries where English is not the mother tongue, yet the language of the school is English. On this page are links to some resources to help teachers meet the needs of their English Language Learners (ELLs).
Other ResourcesBooks for Helping English Language Learners