"MA English. Graduated Summa Cum Laude. 18 Years Taught Rdg/Wrtg"
I received a degree in child development several years ago, which included training in ADD/ADHD education. Approximately 50% of my 29 students have learning disabilities. One example: Three years ago I was hired as a tutor for a child diagnosed with ADHD, who had gone through public and private schools for K through 2nd, and had learned almost nothing, due to his severe disability. I have worked with him now for 3 years, successfully getting him caught up. He is now functioning above grade level, making great use of his savant memory, which no one knew he had, previously. The family has a ... More