Learning Disabilities

Dyslexia: Recognizing and Addressing the Needs of Your Students

Contributor: Robert Heatwole | Length : 40 | File type : Audio

It seems there is something comforting about naming a problem. A doctor's diagnosis is somewhat consoling, even if the remedy may be difficult. Of course the best is when the doctor can prescribe a fe... Read More

Accomodating Special Needs in the Classroom

Contributor: Deana Swanson | Length : 61 | File type : Audio

Almost every school has a few students who need extra help and tutoring, yet many of our schools do not have the staff or special resources available for these students. Rather than just let them slip... Read More

Teaching Special Education

Contributor: Joleen Kropf | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

It is a challenge to reach those who have “special needs” and need to be shown patience and love perhaps more than the average student. This challenge can be turned into success as we give God His p... Read More

Learning the Right-Brain Way: Visual Strategies to Help Students Remember

Contributor: Hannah Johnson | Length : 8 | File type : Video

Some students memorize letters, words, and concepts quickly: a few repetitions and they have it. Other students, especially those with special needs, depend on visual reinforcement. Hannah demonstrate... Read More

Dignity and Depravity

Contributor: Brian Martin | Length : 44 | File type : Audio

Is God really at work in our sin cursed world? Are there people who cannot be reached with the Gospel because they are too  _______? This session will address these questions and also feature stori... Read More

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Contributor: Kathryn Nisly | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

FASD is a growing problem in the world today. As caregivers and people in ministry, it is important to recognize the symptoms of this disorder and to understand the limitations of individuals affected... Read More

Resources and Ideas for the Special Ed Classroom

Contributor: Becky Sue Kreider | File type : Curricular

In part one, Becky lists a series of tools and techniques that you may find helpful in teaching children with learning disabilities. In part two, she adds curricula and activities from a number of pub... Read More

Working with High Needs Students (Stephan Gingerich)

Contributor: Stephan Gingerich | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

Every school has them. The ones the teachers and principal gets to know best. Here is practical help and perspective in relating to the ones who give us our profession.

Working with the Slow Learner (Stephan Gingerich)

Contributor: Stephan Gingerich | Length : 68 | File type : Audio

What defines a learning disability? How can a Christian school teacher work with the variety of learning capabilities present in the classroom when there is more than one grade to teach and no Special... Read More

The ADHD Question (Anthony Hurst)

Contributor: Anthony Hurst | Length : 62 | File type : Audio

The complex and controversial subject of ADHD will likely never be completely understood. We will first consider possible physical factors and then look at ways to effectively help these children. ... Read More