Striking simulations of a child’s own experiences allow parents to feel for the first time the same frustrations, anxieties and tensions that kids with learning differences (disabilities) face everyday. This really fresh perspective for parents introduces them to interventions for LD kids. It also provides a layman’s simple, engaging review of the fascinating new discoveries in brain research that allow parents to understand and help these kids. Learning specialists like Mel Levine have come to believe that every mind works differently, and parents will view a video tracking five kids with LD and the unique solutions specialists use to help each one. Includes a video on the world through the eyes of kids of kids with Asperger’s Syndrome (high functioning autism) and how they learn.
Misunderstood Minds: Getting a Handle on Learning Differences