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Should You Participate in an ADHD Clinical Trial? - U.S. News & World Report

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Should You Participate in an ADHD Clinical Trial?
U.S. News & World Report
Mention the words “clinical trial” and some people may immediately think that participating in one isn't worth their time. But Dr. L. Eugene Arnold, professor emeritus of psychiatry and behavioral health at the Nisonger Center at Ohio State University ...

Expert discusses repercussions of helicopter parenting - Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)

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Expert discusses repercussions of helicopter parenting
Baylor College of Medicine News (press release)
“Helicopter parents should try to take a step back and allow their children to make choices for themselves. However, they can still provide structure and make suggestions. Instead of involving themselves right away, wait until the child asks for help ...

Tackling the homework, tips to succeed this school year - WVAH

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Tackling the homework, tips to succeed this school year
WVAH
"The homework today does not seem to be getting done is the big thing, and a lot of children don't do their homework,” said Rosemary Peterson, Director of Education at Sylvan Learning Center in Charleston. “I firmly believe that if the homework is done ...

Studying 2.0: Homework apps, websites for parents to help your kid through the school year - ABC Action News

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Studying 2.0: Homework apps, websites for parents to help your kid through the school year
ABC Action News
LAND O' LAKES, Fla. - Alyse Buckalew, an 8th-grade teacher at Pine View Middle School in Pasco County, is a dream for kids and parents… Especially when it comes to homework, which has become a hot, and controversial issue, lately. “Your homework is ...

Expert Advice: “How can I help my child with homework when school starts?” - Tulsa World

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Expert Advice: “How can I help my child with homework when school starts?”
Tulsa World
The school year is around the corner, and it's a good idea to have a conversation with your child before school starts about homework. Where and where will it take place? A desk, in their room, at the kitchen table? Right after school, before supper ...

Preparing Children With Autism, ADHD, & Other “Special Abilities” To Transition Into Middle School - CBS Miami

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Preparing Children With Autism, ADHD, & Other “Special Abilities” To Transition Into Middle School
CBS Miami
For children with Autism, ADHD, and other “special abilities”, this dramatic change of life is even more traumatic than for their NT (neuro-typical) peers. As life is full of many unforeseen challenges, the unpredictability of daily interaction is ...

Educators stress importance of summer reading - Petoskey News-Review

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Educators stress importance of summer reading
Petoskey News-Review
“There's also kind of a theme,” Grochowski said. “Community and seeing outside of oneself. Kindness has been a big theme in picture books this season and also kind of diversity in general. Not just diversity in skin tone but of location and learning ...

Engage with your hearing impaired child - The Star Online

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Engage with your hearing impaired child
The Star Online
When your child comes to you with a problem, think before you react. Try to put yourself in your child's shoes and step away from being the parents. An 'implanted' child might feel different from his normal hearing friends. Tell him that the hearing ...

Google's New Parental Control App Has a Flaw: Puberty - New York Times

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New York Times

Google's New Parental Control App Has a Flaw: Puberty
New York Times
The only consensus among parents about the right age for a child to have unfettered access to a smartphone is that there is no magic number. But if you sign up for Family Link, which is Google's new parental controls software for managing children's ...

Schools Are Missing What Matters About Learning - The Atlantic

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The Atlantic

Schools Are Missing What Matters About Learning
The Atlantic
Much to the researchers' delight, the results confirmed their expectations. Their “profoundly gifted children” indeed grew up to be an impressive group. The majority completed doctoral degrees from some of the best universities in the world (which ...

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