Helpful Links

Recommended Reading:

For information about language/auditory/visual processing deficits:

Shaywitz, M.D., Sally. (2003). Overcoming Dyslexia: A New and Complete Science-Based Program for Reading Problems at Any Level. New York, NY: Knopf.

For self acceptance and understanding learning differences:

Levin, Mel. (1992). All Kinds of Minds: A Young Student's Book about Learning Abilities and Learning Disorders.

For general parent information and understanding:

Levin, Mel. (2002). The Myth of Laziness.

Practical advice for working with your struggling reader:

Hall, Susan L. and Moats, Ed.D., Louisa C. (2002). Parenting a Struggling Reader. New York, NY: Broadway Books.

Practical advice for working with your struggling reader:

Hall, Susan L. and Moats, Ed.D., Louisa C. (1999). Straight Talk About Reading. Chicago, IL: Contemporary Books.

General information about a specific type of intelligence:

Goleman, Daniel, (2006, 10th anniversary Edition). Emotional Intelligence, Why it can matter more than IQ. New York: Bantam Books.