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Top 10 Tips for Parents Who Have a Child with LD

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Keep Your Expectations for Your Child High But Realistic


It is extremely important that you keep your expectations for your child high, and let your child know that you believe in him or her. If a particular task or assignment is difficult for your child, the answer is not necessarily to make it easier but to help your child find a way to do it. Also, don't forget to ask your child to think. Children with learning disabilities are often very creative and insightful. By asking their opinions and allowing them to figure out the answers to problems, you let them know you trust their intellect and their judgement.

Next: Help Your Child Learn to Ask for What He Needs

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