Learning Lab Blog

December 8, 2021

The Learning Lab’s Core Values – Attitude of Gratitude: The Benefits of Dyslexia and ADHD

Why these learning differences are gifts  Key takeaways: The right hemisphere of the brain is 10% larger in children with dyslexia The right brain controls creativity, empathy, emotion, and.

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November 24, 2021

Learning Lab’s Core Values – Action Oriented: How to Set Realistic Goals for Children With Learning Differences

Setting S.M.A.R.T. goals for success  Key takeaways: We set S.M.A.R.T. goals We create short-term and long-term goals We ensure learning goals are attainable and realistic  We track progress and.

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November 10, 2021

What Is Growth Mindset and How Do We Teach It at the Learning Lab?

How having a growth mindset helps children with learning differences achieve milestones Key takeaways: A growth mindset involves having a positive outlook regarding challenges and setbacks. It centers on.

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October 27, 2021

Marathon Mentality: Addressing Dyslexia and ADHD at Every Age

Tips on helping your child thrive in school and life Key takeaways: Early intervention and the commitment it requires are essential for both dyslexia and ADHD. Academic software can.

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October 13, 2021

Learning Lab’s Core Values – Open Heart: How to Learn on Their Terms

How we use open hearts to teach children with learning differences Key takeaways: All behavior is a form of communication We see every child through loving, understanding eyes Learning.

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September 22, 2021

7 Tips for Transitioning Back to in-Person Learning

Advice for parents of kids learning in a physical classroom  Key takeaways: Establish your new routine Put your child to bed earlier Re-establish a morning routine Lay out school.

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September 8, 2021

A Back-to-School Guide for Kids With Dyslexia

School’s here! Key takeaways: Keep the lines of communication open Share your child’s most recent evaluations, tests, and school records Let the school/teachers know about your child’s IEP Invest.

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August 25, 2021

7 Tips for Creating a Back-to-School Routine

How to prepare your child for a new school year  Key takeaways: Get back on a morning schedule Make sure your child gets enough sleep Lay out clothes the.

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August 11, 2021

What Will School Reopening Look Like This Fall?

What can families expect when school starts again? Key takeaways:* Broward and Miami-Dade counties plan to offer in-person learning five days a week. There will be no remote or.

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July 21, 2021

How Do You Know if Your Child Has Dyslexia?

Identifying typical signs of dyslexia in children Key takeaways:  Dyslexia affects one in five kids It is a learning difference that affects the parts of the brain that process.

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