Item description for No Easy Answer: The Learning Disabled Child at Home and at School by Sally L. Smith...
Overview Tells how to identify learning disabilities, offers parents advice on working with their children's teachers, and discusses therapy, medication, educational rights, and useful resources
Publishers Description Parents and teachers of learning disabled children have tumed to Sally Smith's "No Easy Answers" for information, advice, and comfort for more than fifteen years. In this revised, trade paperback edition of the latest information on learning disabilities in a clear, honest, and accessible way. This completely updated edition contains new chapters on Attention Deficit Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, and on the public laws that guarantee an equal education for learning disabled children. There is also an entirely new section on learning disabled adults and the laws that protect them. Sally Smith, the parent of a learning disabled child herself, guides parents along every step of the way, from determining if their child is learning disabled to challenging the school system to provide special services. Drawing on more than twenty-five years of experience at her own nationally acclaimed school, she also offers valuable strategies to teachers who are anxious or discouraged as they struggle with learning disabled students. Although there are no easy answers, Sally Smith's experience, wealth of information, and sense of humor provide essential support.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.98" Width: 6.2" Height: 1.08" Weight: 1.19 lbs.
Release Date Oct 8, 1998
ISBN 0553354507 ISBN13 9780553354508
Availability 119 units. Availability accurate as of Jan 21, 2017 02:53.
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More About Sally L. Smith
Sally Smith's infectious energy, humor, and creativity help teachers transform their classrooms into places where every student belongs and learns.
Reviews - What do customers think about No Easy Answer: The Learning Disabled Child at Home and at School?
"No Easy Answers" Apr 2, 2000
Being the Parent of a L.D. (Learning Disabled)Child, I found the hardest part of the entire process to be finding a doctor who could accurately access my child's disability and then finding guidelines to help him grow to his fullest potential. My Early Childhood Development Doctor gave me "No Easy Answers". This book has been the ONLY one which accurately describes my son's problems and which precisely offers guidelines for his education and for living successfully with him. This is our bible on how to best communicate with our Son, how best to integrate him successfully into our family of six, and how to foster his strong points and nurture his weaknesses. I whole heartedly recommend this book for any parent struggling with a child with neurological difficulties. There is hope for our children. This book sheds some light into an otherwise overwhelming task. Good Reading!