How can teachers help students with ADHD be successful in the classroom?
Communicate regularly with the teacher about problems. See that your child’s ADHD medication is working effectively at school and during homework sessions. Help your child organize papers for evening homework and prepare for the next school day. Watch your child put completed homework in the proper folder.
Can a child with ADHD be successful in life?
If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD and you’re wondering how it will affect their career potential, the possibilities may be broader than you think. Children with ADHD can grow up to succeed in a variety of careers, Novotni says. You can start them on that path now.
Is ADHD classified as special needs?
ADHD is not considered to be a learning disability. It can be determined to be a disability under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), making a student eligible to receive special education services.