All Kinds of Talents, All Kinds of Minds

Jill Stowell General Information, Learning Disability, School

I’m writing this on Memorial Day, a holiday that many of us value as a day off we get to spend with our families, but also a day to remember, with tremendous gratitude, the soldiers who have given their lives for their country and freedom. I got to thinking about what it takes to be a soldier – the physical and …

STOP The Band-Aid Approach

Jill Stowell General Information, Learning Disability, School

STOP the Band-Aid Approach to Dealing with Learning Challenges Dr. David Angus, author of A Short Guide to a Long Life was recently on talk radio speaking about preventing and reversing disease and pain by addressing the root cause of the problem.  What struck me, besides my interest in health, was that his message was the same as ours… Stop …

5 Kinds Of Students That Get The Most From A Summer Learning Skills Intensive Program

David Stowell ADHD, Anxiety, Auditory Processing, Core Learning Skills, Dyslexia, Learning Disability, Reading, School, Writing

Next year, struggling students will have more schoolwork than this year, and it will be more difficult. What can be done to prepare struggling students for the new challenges this fall? “What kinds of students make the greatest gains?” Is it for everyone? Do some get greater gains than others? Every summer we get students from all over the country …