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Key Elements for Success of Students with ADHD & LD in General Ed Classrooms

Here are 15 key factors I think are critical for the success of students with ADHD and/or  Learning Disabilities in general education classrooms.   This article/blog is adapted from my books: How to Reach & Teach Children with ADD/ADHD, 2nd edition (2005), The ADHD Book of Lists (2003), and The ADD/ADHD Checklist, 2nd edition (2008), published by Jossey Bass/Wiley.   […]

Accommodations & Modifications:What’s the Difference?

by Sandra Rief  From: The ADHD Book of Lists (Rief, 2003) and The Dyslexia Checklist (Rief & Stern, 2010)   The terms “adaptations”, “accommodations”, and “modifications” can be confusing. First, let’s clarify the meanings. Adaptations Adaptations are any adjustments in the curriculum, instructional components, environmental elements, or requirements or expectations of the student. Adaptations are […]