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Lack of Effort or Slow Processing Speed?

September 3, 2018|504, PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL TESTING, MODIFICATIONS, IEP, PROCESSING SPEED, NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL, ELIGIBILITY, PUBLIC SCHOOL, ACCOMMODATIONS, SPECIAL EDUCATION, EDUCATIONAL EVALUATION, TESTING 3,262 more words
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What is Anomia? A Look at Speech Disorders

September 8, 2018|SPEECH (SLI), PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL TESTING, NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL, SPECIAL EDUCATION, HOMESCHOOL

Speech or Language Impairments (SLI)  is one of the 13 categories for disability recognized by  488 more words

Dyscalculia: SLD in Math

September 18, 2018|504, PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL TESTING, EXECUTIVE FUNCTION, MODIFICATIONS, IEP, NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL, SLD, ADHD, IDEA, PUBLIC SCHOOL, ACCOMMODATIONS, SPECIAL EDUCATION, HOMESCHOOL, MATHEMATICS, TESTING

Dyscalculia is defined as difficulty acquiring basic arithmetic skills that is not explained by low intelligence or inadequate schooling. 4,152 more words

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New Amsterdam: Schools can force medication?

October 4, 2018|PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL TESTING, BEHAVIOR, EMOTIONS, PARENTS, IEP, NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL, MEDICATION, IDEA, PUBLIC SCHOOL, OSEP

New Amsterdam, what happened???  

Dr. Max Goodwin in New Amsterdam

I was enjoying watching episode two and then I was SO appalled by what happened in the show, I felt compelled to write this blog post to address what was portrayed so drastically wrong in this episode of New Amsterdam. 598 more words

IEP

Top 10 Signs of a Gifted Child

November 17, 2018|SPEECH (SLI), EXECUTIVE FUNCTION, BEHAVIOR, EMOTIONS, PARENTS, NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL, PUBLIC SCHOOL, HOMESCHOOL, SENSORY, GIFTED

   The National Association for Gifted Children says giftedness is: when the child’s ability is significantly above the norm for their age. 1,930 more words

Behavior

Working Memory: The RAM of the brain

December 13, 2018|WORKING MEMORY, PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL TESTING, EXECUTIVE FUNCTION, BEHAVIOR, IEP, NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL, SELFREGULATION, ADHD, ACCOMMODATIONS, SPECIAL EDUCATION, AUTISM, PREEMIE, EDUCATIONAL EVALUATION, DYSLEXIA

So what the heck is working memory?   4,502 more words

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5 amazing apps for ambient sounds and binaural beats.

Being musically aware ,we always get distracted towards whatever music is being played , no matter how important work or discussion we are going through. 573 more words