Monthly Archives: January 2012

Special Education Placements

Special education provides critical services and support to approximately 11% of all students in the United States. These services vary in their level and intensity. There is a continuum of placement options in special education based upon the needs of the child. This article provides a summary of various placements along with pros and cons […]

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How and When to Praise Your Child

The words parents use with their children are one of the most powerful tools for shaping a child’s behaviors and attitudes. Praise can be extremely effective in helping your child learn life skills that can be applied later. However, research has demonstrated that some types of praise can actually undermine a child’s confidence and have […]

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