Category: Learning Specialist

What exactly is ADHD?

What exactly is ADHD?

Heather Bragg  |  November 18, 2014

What exactly is ADHD? Ever turn on the t.v. and there is some breaking news story going on, and the reporters are rattling on and on about details and you think ‘Um, back up please. What the heck is going on?’ That’s …

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Book Review: The Whole-Brain Child

Book Review: The Whole-Brain Child

Heather Bragg  |  October 28, 2014

The students I work with tend to find school challenging. And they tend to worry. Some of my students experience mild anxiety, while some experience overwhelming fear. In my effort to nurture children academically and emotionally, I am constantly searching for tools …

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3 Tips To End Homework Battles

Heather Bragg  |  October 21, 2014

According to a Public Agenda survey, half of U.S. parents report having major disagreements with their children over homework. Considering that homework is a daily ritual, the potential for regularly-scheduled disasters is overwhelming. While there are a million reasons for …

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