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Article: “Improving the School Experience for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders” By Elizabeth Reeve

This article shares great tips: “Improving the School Experience for Students with Autism Spectrum Disorders“,
by Elizabeth Reeve.

Article: “The Special-Education Charade Individualized Education Programs, or IEPs, are one of the greatest pitfalls of the country’s school system.” By Tracy Thompson

A story shared by a parent, Tracy Thompson, in the Unites States which highlights many of the problems faces by children with different learning needs. Something HAS to change: “The Special-Education Charade Individualized Education Programs, or IEPs, are one of the greatest pitfalls of the country’s school system.

Article: “Why Gifted Children Can Slip through the Cracks There’s little standardization in identifying these students. Guess who suffers?” By Erin Croyle

The information in the following article by Erin Croyle is disheartening, but is also a reminder as why it is important to keep sharing information and to do our best to make sure that “giftedness” is understood and supported: “Why Gifted Children Can Slip through the Cracks There’s little standardization in identifying these students. Guess who suffers?

Article: “19 Real Life Examples of An Extroverted Introvert So You Don’t Get Confused” By David Khim

Another great article which probably applies to many of us, “19 Real Life Examples of An Extroverted Introvert So You Don’t Get Confused“, by David Khim.

Article: “Does a Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Look different in Adults versus Children?” From the Integrated Learning Strategies Learning Corner site

Good information to be aware of in this article from the Integrated Learning Strategies Learning Corner, “Does a Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Look different in Adults versus Children?

Article: “Stop all the testing in math, and set free a generation of American mathematicians Replacing performing with learning” By Jo Boaler

An interesting article: “Stop all the testing in math, and set free a generation of American mathematicians Replacing performing with learning“, by Jo Boaler.

Article: “New Year’s Resolutions for Parents of Gifted Children” By Carol Bainbridge, Gifted Children Expert

Happy New Year! Always good to have reminders such as the ones in Carol Bainbridge’s article: “New Year’s Resolutions for Parents of Gifted Children“.

Article: “12 Anxiety Issues Parents Of Gifted Children Face” By Sarah Tan

A good read with great points, “12 Anxiety Issues Parents Of Gifted Children Face“, by Sarah Tan.

Article: “We Should Celebrate Intellectual Superstars along with Athletes and Entertainers” By Frank C. Worrell & Jonathan Wai

Too often, schools highlight and celebrate the accomplishments of athletes more than other students. It can be recognized by the pictures and trophies adorning school entrances and hallways, and the general culture that accompanies this. It can be seen in our cultures at large as well. This is a great article on this topic, “We Should Celebrate Intellectual Superstars along with Athletes and Entertainers”, by Frank C. Worrell & Jonathan Wai.

Fun Lesson: “The Pythagorean theorem water demo”

A fun demonstration of the Pythagorean theorem from The Kid Should See This, “The Pythagorean theorem water demo“.