Is Homework Taking The Joy Out Of Parenting?

Is it time for a change? If you dread homework time, you are not alone.  Learning difficulties and homework battles go hand in hand. Stress, arguments, standoffs and general frustration play out in homes every school night all over the globe.  For a very good reason....

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Three Tips to Ease Back to School Stress

Easing Back Into a School Routine The start of a new school year can be a stressful time for students and parents alike. This is especially true for students with learning difficulties. Whether the summer was fun filled and free of academics or included activities to...

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10 Scary Things About Teaching Your Child To Read

For Many, Learning To Read Is One of Life's Biggest Challenges Learning to read is a high stakes road fraught with difficulty. This list of the 10 scariest things about the journey to reading proficiency is a good reminder for parents of the conflicting goals and...

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Learning Disabilities 101: Deciphering the Code

An Introduction to The Most Common Learning Disabilities Parents are bombarded with mixed messages about the causes and treatment of common learning disabilities. A quick read of any learning disabilities group on Facebook will support this statement. This post aims...

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5 Surprising Facts About Diagnosing Learning

It simpler than you think, unscrambling the jargonYour child is not keeping up.  What to do?Getting a learning diagnosis is traumatic. The terms are scary and it feels insanely complicated. You have friends who have done it, only to come back with an...

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Hey Mom, Here’s Why I Don’t Like Learning

The Letter Many Struggling Learners Could WriteA love of learning is the rocket fuel of education. Learning avoidance is a headwind.Hey Mom,I know you love me and want the best for me. I also know you are disappointed that I don't like reading as much as you did as a...

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