Inclusion, Attention & Learning Differences

20 Tips to Help De-Escalate Interactions with Anxious or Defiant Students

It’s Time to Address Teacher Bias Against Special Education Students

Attention
Why So Many Kids Can’t Sit Still In School Today – Washington Post
Decades of failing to recognize ADHD in girls has created a “lost generation” of women
What is ADHD hyperfocus?
The ADHD Symptoms That Complicate and Exacerbate a Math Learning Disability
ADHD Podcasts
Tired of procrastinating? To overcome it, take time to understand it
Simple metacognitive strategies to help anxious learners succeed from Edutopia

Learning Differences
Sensory Break Ideas for Kids
How Schools Can Help Notice and Serve the ‘Quiet Kids’
Why Executive Function is a Vital Stepping-Stone For Kids’ Ability to Learn

Autism Spectrum Disorder
7 Tips for Including Kids with Autism In PE Class
Three Golden Rules for Supporting Autistic Pupils
Reframing Autism

Social Skills / Social Thinking Lessons

Co-Teaching
Teaching in Tandem: Understanding the Basics
6 Models of Co-Teaching
6 Models of Co-Teaching Reflection Sheet
Co-Teaching Observation Tool
Specially Designed Instruction, Marilyn Friend

Retention
What Research Says About Grade Retention (ASCD Educational Leadership)
New research suggests repeating elementary school grades – even kindergarten – is harmful

Placement
Oldest Kids In Class Do Better, Even Through College from NPR

Ian (and article to support)

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