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Child Anxiety

Child Anxiety

How To Help Your Anxious Child Begin A New School Year by Becca Ballilnger Don’t overreact to what your child is anxious about Don’t tell them that their fear will not happen DO develop a plan of action!! Read More on Child Anxiety

Dyslexia CT

Dyslexia CT

WHATS NEW IN DYSLEXIA AWARENESS Governor Malloy announces October as Dyslexia CT Awareness Month in The U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Science, Space, and Technology held a hearing, “The Science of Dyslexia,” on September 18, 2014 Connecticut’s Own Sally…

Judith Rosenfield recipient of Special Education Award

Judith Rosenfield recipient of Special Education Award

Judith Rosenfield, director of King’s Speech and Learning Center in Simsbury, Connecticut,  received the Spirit of SEPTO Award from Bristol Special Education PTO for her noble service in the community. On June 3, 2014 nine Spirit awards were given out,…

Social Practice with Peers

Social Practice with Peers

King’s Speech and Learning offers an onsite visit of a licensed speech-language pathologist to enhance your child’s social skills. For children with relatively mild social language challenges, the best environment for social practice is within natural contexts, such as day…

A Break from Homework Overload

It is two to three weeks into summer and I still feel like I need to ask my 16 year old if she is doing her homework.  My daughter’s junior year of high school definitely proved to be the worst…

Boys’ Social and Learning Challenges: Gaming to Re-engage for Learning

As a special holiday tribute to all of our favorite boys out there, I am offering a 3 part series  on the social-emotional  and learning challenges young boys face in today’s culture.  The post below is the first of a…

Ending Bullying

An article in The Atlantic magazine on elementary school anti-bullying curricula is sure to be controversial. Its headline suggests the way to go is to “Fix the Victims.” But would a more accurate wording be “Blame the Victims”? Here is…