Resources

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KBoser’s Resources/Conferences Page

Twice Exceptional

  • Information and resources on raising 2e children, educating them, and meeting their social and emotional needs. Our audience is the community of parents, educators, advocates, and other professionals who help 2e kids reach their potential
  • Teaching and earning center includes many articles on twice exceptional learners.
  • Information on children who are highly gifted and above and also have learning disabilities.
  • Gifted Development Center/ Visual Spatial Learners (Linda Silverman) An overwhelming majority of the gifted prefer a visual-spatial learning style. This website offers tips for parents, teachers, and students themselves in articles and books on this topic.  A passionate advocate for both gifted and learning-disabled children, Dr. Silverman affirms the positive aspects of thinking and feeling differently.
  • When the labels don’t Fit Barbara Probst’s website with information related to her book. Provides strategic information for parents/teachers of children whose strengths don’t ‘fit’ with those rewarded in schools.
  •  Uniquely Gifted Website Resources for Gifted Children with Special Needs
  • Hoagies Gifted Resources for Gifted Students of ALL KINDS!! Great Twitter and Facebook posts too!
  • IDL Walking the Path Video Playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLXU9mNdktyD9pqkL4C57cfJsXh4Pnw3W2

ADHD

  • CHADD (Children and Adults with ADHD)
    CHADD is a national non-profit organization providing education, advocacy and support for individuals with AD/HD. In addition to our informative Web site, CHADD also publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications and treatments affecting individuals with AD/HD.

 

Autism and Aspergers

  • All Kinds of Minds (Mel Levine)
    All Kinds of Minds is a non-profit Institute that helps students who struggle with learning measurably improve their success in school and life by providing programs that integrate educational, scientific, and clinical expertise.

 

  • Learning Disabilities Association of America
    Since 1963, LDA has provided support to people with learning disabilities, their parents, teachers and other professionals. Typical learning difficulties include dyslexia, dyscalculia, and dysgraphia often complicated by associated disorders such as attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder.  LDA provides cutting edge information on learning disabilities, practical solutions, and a comprehensive network of resources.
 

 e.g., Atlantic Seaboard Dyslexia Education  http://asdec.org

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