Making Holiday Gifts with Your Children

The holiday season is a great time to teach your children the importance of appreciation. Children with exceptionalities tend to have more adults with which […]

I like to move it move it – Indoors!

We all know that getting exercise is vital for our physical and mental health.  It lifts our mood and makes life that much better. In […]

Getting Through Thanksgiving With a Smile

With the right outlook, we can really appreciate the unique opportunities and insights brought into our lives by children with exceptionalities.  However, even at the […]

The Whens, Whats and Whys of ADD / ADHD Accommodations in Higher Learning

On the heels of the “That’s not fair” age, students often set themselves up for failure by failing to make use of a system that […]

10 Points to Take into Account When Choosing an Educational Consultant

Location – Important if this is going to be in person, especially if you’re talking about repeated meetings. If you’re doing this via Skype or […]

What an IRL Educational Consultant has Over Google

Educational consultants require research, possible travel, time and financial expenditure.  Because of this, many parents prefer to appoint Google as their consultant in educational needs […]

Teal Pumpkins Say Happy Halloween to Kids with Food Allergies

Most of us have great childhood memories of Halloween, from costume planning to school parties to trick-or-treating… such fun! Wouldn’t it be great if ALL […]

Why You Need a Professional College Consultant

“It’s an extra expense.” “I don’t have time for that.” “There’s already a guidance counselor at school.” “With older siblings around, we know all the […]

Why are you so expensive? (Or What Can I Expect from an Academic Advocate?)

I am not one to dance around an issue. You are gearing up to send your student to a very expensive college or high school […]

How to Recover from a Bad Grade

No matter how hard a student tries, a periodic bad grade is almost inevitable. When a child works, struggles and still fails, the let down […]

How to Write (Or Help Your Student Write) an Amazing College Essay

Stop. Stop what you are doing. Right this minute. I hear you asking what’s up with the theatrics? You get theatrical a lot, Katie. You […]

Keeping Up the Enthusiasm After School has Started

Hopefully, you’ve spent part of your summer getting ready for that all-important First Day of School and things have been going along swimmingly ever since. […]

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