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Special Needs Schools

Special needs schools cater to students with learning, developmental, medical and behavioral issues. They have the programs and trained staff to handle just about every requirement. As with choosing any private school, be sure to choose the school which is the best fit for your needs.
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Top Schools for Learning Differences
Children diagnosed with dyslexia, ADD/ADHD and other learning differences thrive in schools with teachers trained in remediating those learning differences. These are your guide's picks of the hundreds of schools which offer programs for learning differences.

Special Education
Our About Guide examines this topic in depth.

Autistic and Asperger's Students in the Classroom
How to teach kids with Asperger's Syndrome and Autistic Spectrum Disorders.

All Kinds of Minds
"All Kinds of Minds undertakes applied research, product development, program design, and professional training to foster the understanding and optimal care of children with differences in learning."

The National Association of Private Schools for Exceptional Children
"NAPSEC is a nonprofit association whose mission is to promote excellence in educational opportunities for children with disabilities by enhancing the role of private special education as a vital component of our nation's educational system."

Resources to Help Children with Asperger's
Resources to help children with Asperger's and their parents.

Nat. Info. Center for Children & Youth with Disabilities
"NICHCY is the national information and referral center that provides information on disabilities and disability-related issues for families, educators, and other professionals. Our special focus is children and youth (birth to age 22."

How to Choose a Special Education School
How to choose and evaluate a special education school for your child.

Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech
A description of the Clarke Schools for Hearing and Speech in Northampton, Massachusetts and other locations.

What Are Special Education Schools Like?
A description of how special education schools work with children.

The Best Kinds of Schools for Children with Asperger's Syndrome
How to find the right school for a child with Asperger's Syndrome or High-Functioning Autism.

The Magic of Special Education
How special needs schools help children.

Resources to Help Students with Dyslexia
A list of books and an audiobook site to help students with dyslexia and their parents and teachers.

A Profile of the Eagle Hill School
A profile of the Eagle Hill School, a school in Greenwich, Connecticut, for children with language-based learning disabilities.

Learning American Sign Language
Many students who are not deaf or hard of hearing are learning American Sign Language (ASL) in private middle and high schools and in college.

Struggling Teens
"StrugglingTeens.com is published by Woodbury Reports, Inc. Our goal is to be the leading online source of information for parents of children making poor decisions, and professionals trying to help those families and professionals working with at-risk teens.

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