Adult Diploma

If a student discloses they have a disability, request a copy of documentation from a professional, prior to implementing accommodations.  Examples of documentation include an IEP (Individualized Education Plan) or…

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TABE – Test of Adult Basic Education

What are Accommodations? A disability is defined by federal law as a substantial limitation, in a major life activity, as compared with most people in the general population. Major life…

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U.S. Citizenship

Exceptions and Accommodations There are exceptions and modifications to the naturalization requirements that are available to those who qualify. U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) also provides accommodations for individuals…

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Classroom Challenges

Most adults with ADHD are prevented or discouraged from meeting their goals by one or more difficulties in managing themselves and their performance: Paying attention during instructions Comprehending and remembering…

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English Language Learning (ELL)

Many of the strategies and materials offered in this topic section can be applied to English Language Learners who exhibit symptoms of ADHD or problems with concentration and memory. This…

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Identification and Diagnosis

To date, many children and adults with ADHD are diagnosed by physicians. Some are diagnosed by psychologists or counselors. Training in specific diagnostic procedures is not well controlled and practices…

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Instructional Strategies

Planning and Organizing Strategies for addressing problems with ADHD are offered in the sections that follow, beginning with planning and organizing-an executive skill that is essential to setting goals and…

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ADHD – Resources

Formal Testing Locations Clinic for Attention, Learning and Memory (C.A.L.M.) Minneapolis (612) 872-9072 www.calm.us Groves Academy St. Louis Park (952) 915-4297 http://grovesacademy.org Innovative Psychological Consultants Maple Grove (763) 416-4167 www.ipc-mn.com…

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