Feb 062013

Today, I’m answering a question about options for having a child evaluated for learning disabilities: There are basically two options for having your child professionally tested–the public school system or a private practitioner. The public school system is required, by law, to evaluate any child suspected of having a learning disability at no cost to [...]

Jan 012013

Parents often wonder whether the Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS) or the Stanford test is the better choice for required annual standardized testing. In addition to preparing your child for standardized testing, you will want to consider the following pros and cons before picking one of the tests. Timed Testing Differences Both the ITBS and the [...]