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The Lasting Effects of Brain Training in School

Cognitive training programs, or brain training games, are being used in schools around the world to boost working memory skills children, especially those with ADHD or other learning disabilities. Parents and teachers sometimes have a hard time understanding ADHD and the limitations it presents for students. The ACTIVATE™ program is [...]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:00-04:00July 30th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom, Executive Function Disorder|Comments Off on The Lasting Effects of Brain Training in School

Understanding ADHD: A Guide for Teachers

Understanding ADHD Teaching is a wonderful profession. Working with kids and watching them grow in mind, body and spirit from the beginning of the school year in the fall until the first days of summer can bring about a great sense of accomplishment and satisfaction for educators. Lesson plans are [...]

By |2015-06-23T16:52:41-04:00June 23rd, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom|Comments Off on Understanding ADHD: A Guide for Teachers

Combating ADHD in the Classroom with Computer Games

Attention Deficit with Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is the most frequently diagnosed learning disability among school-aged children. ADHD in the classroom is common in most classrooms across United States. Kids with ADHD have a hard time conforming to the usual protocol in the classroom setting. They are easily distracted by noises [...]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:01-04:00June 9th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom|Comments Off on Combating ADHD in the Classroom with Computer Games

Why Brain Training Software is the Future of ADHD Education

Educators, parents, and health care professional are always looking for new and creative ways to help the student with ADHD reach his full academic potential. Children with ADHD present special challenges for teachers in the classroom. When a child struggles to focus on assignments, becomes impatient waiting for his turn, [...]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:01-04:00May 27th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom|Comments Off on Why Brain Training Software is the Future of ADHD Education

6 Classroom Accommodations for Children with ADHD

Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder can thrive in the educational environment if the teacher is innovative and creative when setting up the classroom. Kids with ADHD may need special adjustments and accommodations to help them remain focused and attentive throughout the school day. The following helpful tips will help [...]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:01-04:00May 13th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom|1 Comment

The Top 5 Myths of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

The myths and misconceptions surrounding attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in children are many, and we hope to dispel some of the misconceptions about it by listing out the top 5 biggest culprits of mis-information. […]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:02-04:00April 28th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom|Comments Off on The Top 5 Myths of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

Teaching Children with ADHD: How to Engage and Manage Your Classroom

One of the most important components in a teacher’s job description is the ability to meet each of her students where they are. Diversity has many faces, and a teacher must be able to provide the best education she can for the students in her care. Children with attention deficit [...]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:02-04:00April 14th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom|2 Comments

Brain Training Program for ADHD Students: A Solution for Educators

How Can I Reach All of the Students in My Classroom? Are you looking for creative methods to teach the ADHD students in your classroom? Do you struggle with behavior problems, limited attention spans, or finding innovative ways to help your students reach their full academic potential? ACTIVATE™ can be [...]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:03-04:00March 16th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom|2 Comments

Why ADHD Students Learn Differently…And How Teachers Can Help

Why ADHD Students Learn Differently …And How Teachers Can Help If it weren’t such a serious subject, the layman’s understanding of ADHD would almost be laughable. Unfortunately, the tendency to disregard ADHD as an unimportant, mild dysfunction is shared by many parents, educators, and even psychologists who should know better. [...]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:03-04:00February 27th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom, Executive Function Disorder|1 Comment

What is Working Memory? A Teacher's Guide

What is Working Memory? A Teacher’s Guide Every day, we get emails from teachers who are frustrated, confused, and at their wits’ end when it comes to helping their “low” students succeed. Many of these students have not been officially diagnosed with a learning disability and are instead placed into [...]

By |2018-05-07T23:54:04-04:00February 13th, 2015|ADHD in The Classroom|Comments Off on What is Working Memory? A Teacher's Guide