Interesting article in the NY Times about misdiagnosing ADHD when the underlying cause is really a sleep disorder. Sleep deprivation in kids can have similar symptoms of ADHD. What do you think about this article?
Homeworks for Students News, Tagged: Learning Disorders
Research suggests that game-based learning may help students who learn differently.
How have you used games in your classroom?
A study published in this week's Pediatrics finds that infants who experienced oxygen deprivation in utero are at an increased risk of developing attention-deficit (hyperactivity) disorder in childhood.
Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, and Disorder of Written Expression are all being removed from the new DSM-5 that is scheduled to be published in 2013. What are your thoughts on this proposed change?