"Learning Never Ends - Let's Embark on the Journey"
I am a certificated special education teacher, who has earned a Master's Degree in Learning Handicaps, and a familiar with this learning disability. Some learning theorists consider attention problems and hyperactivity as falling under the "other health impaired" category, while other educators consider lack of attention and hyperactivity as behavior problems.
Underscoring the confusing in defining this learning disability is the realization that these students lack the ability to recognize and maintain on relevant classroom tasks, and then shift attention to new tasks. Students with attentio ... More