Parent Resources

This page contains links to our school calendar, supply lists, reading lists, and resources on learning differences.

We’ve compiled a list of resources just for parents.

Whether you’re looking for your child’s supply list, or you’d like more information about ADHD, dyslexia, and learning disabilities, this page will direct you to the information you need.

Parent Resources

Parent – Student Handbook 2014-2015

Please click on the link below to download the handbook pdf file.

Parent-Student Handbook 2014-2015

School Calendar 2014 – 2015

Please click on the link below for a printable school calendar for the 2013 – 2014 school year.

2014-2015 Calendar

Supply Lists for 2014-2015 School Year

Please click on the link below to download a printable school supply list.

Supply List 2-5

Supply List 6-8

If you have any questions about supplies needed, please don’t hesitate to call us at (813) 269-2100.

 

Web Resources

These resources offer parents a chance to learn more about ADHD and the advantages of a specialized education.

ADD Warehouse

ADD Warehouse is the leading resource for the understanding and treatment of all developmental disorders, including ADHD and other related disorders.

All Kinds of Minds – Newsletter

All Kinds of Minds is a non-profit institute for the understanding of differences in learning. The institute’s mission is to help students who struggle with learning measurably improve their success in school and life by providing programs that integrate educational, scientific, and clinical expertise.

American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

The AACAP is the leading national professional medical association dedicated to treating and improving the quality of life for children, adolescents, and families affected by these disorders.

ADHD Resources

This website is devoted to helping people with ADHD achieve their full potential through education and support.

Children and Adults with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)

CHADD has a very informative website and publishes a variety of printed materials to keep members and professionals current on research advances, medications, and treatments affecting individuals with ADHD.

GT World

GT World is an online support community for gifted and talented individuals as well as those who support and nurture them. GT World strives to provide a warm, comfortable, yet challenging environment in which to explore intellectual giftedness and the issues which surround it.

Learning Disabilities Online

The world’s leading web site on learning disabilities and ADHD, serving more than 200,000 parents, teachers, and other professionals each month.

Management of ADHD – Video

From the M.I.N.D. Institute Lecture Series on Neurodevelopmental Disorders (2008) – Russell Barkley, Ph.D., discusses the recent advancements in understanding ADHD as well as discoveries on what might cause the disorder and medications that might help treat ADHD.

National Association of School Psychologists

The National Association of School Psychologists (NASP) is the premier source of knowledge, professional development, and resources, empowering school psychologists to ensure that all children and youth attain optimal learning and mental health.

National Institute of Mental Heath

The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) is the largest scientific organization in the world dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health.

PBS Programming: Misunderstood Minds

Misunderstood Minds was a PBS special documentary, aired in 2002, on learning differences and disabilities. On the accompanying website you can explore stories from the show and find information and resources for parents.

School Psychology Resources Online

Provides research on learning disabilities, ADHD, functional behavioral assessment, autism, adolescence, parenting, psychological assessment, special education, mental retardation, mental health, and more.

Summer Camps Maryland

Offers a unique opportunity for kids and teens to spend holidays in the country and enjoy unforgettable adventurous weekends. Adults can apply for corporate retreats MD and to compete with each other in different kinds of sports.

Wrightslaw – Special Education Law

Accurate, reliable information about special education law, education law, and advocacy for children with disabilities.

Interesting Articles

Dyslexic Millionaires

study by the Tulip Financial Group in Great Britain determined that “self-made millionaires are more likely to be dyslexic”. This study is based on research from the BBC.

Executive Function Challenges

An article that captures the challenges with children teetering on the brink of school failure. It offers some insight into Executive Functioning and how it impacts school performance.

Online Typing Games

In these educational typing games, students can choose the type of lesson and their difficulty. Learn how to type while having fun!

  • Space Bar Invaders: Strange creatures are wiggling their way down from outer space. Type the words or groups of letters under the creatures before they reach the bottom of the game. Bonus points for UFOs!
  • The Frogs: The frogs are off their diet – they are eating all of the letters. Help them by typing the words before they get swallowed. Bonus points for bugs!
  • Dance Mat Typing: Learn how to boogie with the animals! Different animals guide you through their favorite dance moves on their way to the ultimate showdown.
  • Save the Sailboat: Falling letters are ruining the sailboat race. Type the words or group of letters before they run into the boats. Have fun!

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