Improve your teaching: Special Needs

Do you know what it’s like to be a student with learning difficulties? My blogpost
Every kid needs a champion Link Rita Pierson on YouTube via TED
8 Important Tips For Working With A Special Needs Child Link Blogpost from friendshipcircle.org
     
Asperger's    
What it's like to have Asperger's
A personal account from an adult. Blogpost
Learning to live with my son's autism Novellist David Mitchell writing in The Guardian
This is from the perspective of both the mom and her son From seomraranga.com
Does dyslexia exist? Very intersting blog post from learningspy.co.uk
     
ADHD    
National website in Ireland for people affected by ADHD hadd.ie
ADHD Behaviour Management in the Classroon by Dr. David Carey. YouTube audio clip. Uploaded by hadd Ireland. 8 mins
The importance of coping skills discussed by David Carey YouTube audio clip. Uploaded by hadd Ireland. 3 mins
Mindfulness and ADHD Video on thehuffingtonpost
     
Autism    
Celebrating autism A mother asks that we welcome autistic students into our schools. lucylawton.wordpress.com
     
Dyslexia    
Typography Book Explores What It Feels Like To Have Dyslexia From huffingtonpost.com
     
Some students with learning difficulties are experts at hiding it. Excellent post from headteacher Tom Sherrington.