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How Well Do You Know ADHD? - ADDitude

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How Well Do You Know ADHD?
ADDitude
Though the symptoms of ADHD were first noted by the medical community in 1902, pervasive misinformation and myths about the condition continue to haunt it — and prevent thousands of individuals from getting the diagnosis and treatment they need each ...
Quantifying Genetic Risk in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity DisorderNeurology Advisor

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Teachers should not assign homework during winter break - ChicagoNow (blog)

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Teachers should not assign homework during winter break
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Last week, a DNAInfoChicago article highlighted that some top high schools in the Chicago Public Schools established a “no homework” policy during winter and spring break. I agree. All schools should adopt this policy. There is misconception that ...

10 holiday tips for families of kids with special health needs - CBS News

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10 holiday tips for families of kids with special health needs
CBS News
Children with mental health issues or developmental and physical challenges such as autism, ADHD, sensory issues, depression and anxiety may need extra help managing the festivities of the season. Here are 10 ways parents and caregivers can help keep ...

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ADHD May Be Over-Diagnosed in Children with Autism - MD Magazine

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ADHD May Be Over-Diagnosed in Children with Autism
MD Magazine
Researchers examined the prevalence of children who meet ADHD criteria and their relationship to autistic characteristics in order to determine the validity of the diagnoses. The researchers mentioned in their study that both scientists and clinicians ...

12 Tips For Step-Parents On Coping During The Christmas Period - Huffington Post UK

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12 Tips For Step-Parents On Coping During The Christmas Period
Huffington Post UK
Siobhan Freegard, founder of ChannelMum told The Huffington Post UK: “Being a step-parent can be tricky at the best of times - and at Christmas expectations are even higher. Remember, Mary, Joseph and Jesus were the ultimate blended family, so you ...

5 reasons why its great to be a sensitive parent - TheHealthSite

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5 reasons why its great to be a sensitive parent
TheHealthSite
We help our children become calmer: This is not to day that sensitive parents fail to raise spirited children. Being a spirited child does not mean that you be reckless and unapologetic. Sensitive parents, on the contrary, can be great parents for ...

Dyslexia: The Learning Disability That Must Not Be Named : NPR Ed ... - NPR

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Dyslexia: The Learning Disability That Must Not Be Named : NPR Ed ...
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Many parents and teachers report that schools won't use the word dyslexia. Why might this be? And what is the Department of Education doing about it?

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Puberty, Pressure Lead to Less Exercise for Teen Girls - Women's eNews

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Puberty, Pressure Lead to Less Exercise for Teen Girls
Women's eNews
New York City high school senior Keira Wright explained that puberty could be instrumental in making exercise less desirable for girls, since it “definitely makes exercise awkward…I know I'm definitely not as comfortable with my body as I was when I ...

What You Need To Know If You're The Parent Of A Child Who's Being Bullied - Elite Daily

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What You Need To Know If You're The Parent Of A Child Who's Being Bullied
Elite Daily
We need you at your strongest, so please try to keep it together best you can. This is the first step in your child asking for help. What we are about to tell you is going to be hard to hear. It will devastate you. You are going to feel a flood of ...
 

The most-used math curriculum in the US - Newsday

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The most-used math curriculum in the US
Newsday
Eureka Math, the Common Core-aligned curriculum developed by the New York State Education Department, is the most-used math curriculum in the United States, according to national survey results. A survey of 1,168 teachers from across the country ...
 

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