Fidgeting Supports Working Memory

Fidgeting Supports Working Memory

Here’s an article reporting on some research into fidgeting/squirming and its relationship to working memory. An innovative teacher in our county recently found funds to supply her entire class with stability balls to use instead of chairs in their classroom....
Thinking Trap #3 – Mindreading

Thinking Trap #3 – Mindreading

Lots of people with ADHD are also hypersensitive. Does that sound like you or someone you know? Hypersensitivity can show up in relation to physical stimuli or emotional stimuli. Perhaps certain clothing is intolerable because it is too itchy or scratchy. Or a room...
Lifelong Learning – Like Leonardo and Will

Lifelong Learning – Like Leonardo and Will

Lots of folks with learning differences have challenges when they are dropped into the traditional educational environments of today. Many students are bright, even extremely bright, but challenges in the area of executive functioning or differences in learning styles...