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Special Education Law for Children With Behavioral Disorders – Your Legal Toolbox

Do you have a child with behavioral issues? How do you get the right accommodations and appropriate placement under special education law? What rights does your child with a mental illness or challenging behaviors have that ensure they are educated?

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The Micromanaging of Childhood – Dr. Richard Selznick

It’s an admirable goal that parents want to be kept informed of their child’s academic and behavioral progress. In the “Way-Back Machine” before modern technology (yes, that time did exist ), parents were periodically informed about how their child was

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Psychological testing a “nuts & bolts” overview for parents

Dr Richard Selznick sits down with Dr. Ellen Braaten to discuss psychological testing in this no nonsense, no jargon interview parents can understand. Dr. Ellen Braaten is the Director of the Learning and Emotional Assessment Program (LEAP) at Mass. General

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A View From The Common Core Classroom

A View from the Common Core Classroom An exciting documentary, 2e: Twice Exceptional by filmmaker Tom Ropelewski, is slated to premier February 28 at the Richmond International Film Festival in Richmond, Virginia. Focusing upon the 2011 graduating class of Bridges

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The High Cost Of A Quick Fix For Children With Behavioral Issues – Special Event

Allen Frances MD is Professor Emeritus at Duke University and former Chair of its Department of Psychiatry. He was Chair of the DSM IV Task Force. He is the author of “Saving Normal” and “Essentials of Psychiatric Diagnosis.” Dr. Frances

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Vision and Learning – Putting the debate to rest

Dr. Richard Selznick is a psychologist, and author of two books, The Shut-Down Learner: Helping Your Academically Discouraged Child and School Struggles: A Guide To Your Shut-Down Learner’s Success. Why is the connection between vision and learning so debated? What

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