Parent Resources

Local Education Services

Admissions Academy
(650) 463-5530
http://www.admissionsacademy.com/ Parents Helping Parents
Special Needs Support
(408) 727-5775
https://www.php.com/ Rekoon Learning Associates
(650) 322-1707 Tech Potential Assistive Technology
(408) 737-2092
http://www.techpotential.net/

Local Assessment Professionals

Marybeth Fox, M.D.
(650) 327-1735 Cynthia Medina, Ph.D.
(650) 646-0049
http://www.drcynthiamedina.com Patty Mittelstadt, Ph.D.
(650) 949-1236 The Pratt Center
(650) 949-2997
http://www.prattcenter.com

Related Local Professionals

Stephen H. Chou, Psy.D.
(650) 652-9174 Carol Wong, Ph.D.
650) 646-0055
Therapy, social skills groups
http://www.drcarolwong.com

Websites

Great Schools
https://www.greatschools.org/ Parents’ Place Family Resource Center
(650) 688-3040
https://parentsplace.jfcs.org/location/peninsula/ Challenge Success
http://www.challengesuccess.org Positive Discipline
https://www.positivediscipline.com/ Center for Developing Minds
http://www.devminds.com

Books

The School Survival Guide for Kids with LD
By Rhoda Cummings and Gary Fisher Becoming a Master Student
By Dave Ellis The Explosive Child
By Ross W. Greene Driven to Distraction
(also, Answers to Distraction
and Delivered from Distraction)
By Edward M. Hallowell and John J. Ratey A Mind at a Time
By Mel Levine The Survival Guide for College Students with ADD or LD
By Kathleen Nadeau What Smart Students Know
By Adam Robinson Overcoming Dyslexia
By Sally Shaywitz Brainstorm
By Dan Siegel

Student Resources

Write Source
http://thewritesource.com/
Kid-friendly reference books for writing Khan Academy
https://www.khanacademy.org/
Large, online video curriculum Free Rice
http://freerice.com/
Build vocabulary and feed the hungry Study Stack
https://www.studystack.com/
Flashcard builder Cram
https://www.cram.com/
Flashcard builder BrainPOP
https://www.brainpop.com/
Animated explanations of many school topics FunBrain
https://www.funbrain.com/
K-8 games in reading and math Math Fact Cafe
https://www.mathfactcafe.com/
Elementary school fact sheet builder AAA Math
http://www.aaaknow.com/
K-8 interactive arithmetic lessons Quiz Tree
http://www.quiz-tree.com/
Educational quizzes and games Unclutterer
https://unclutterer.com/
A blog about getting and staying organized Time Management
http://www.martinowestprograms.com/Articles/Guide-to-Time-Management/index.html
Excellent tips for managing your time Study Guides and Strategies
http://www.studygs.net/
Study guides and study strategies Free Math Help
https://www.freemathhelp.com/
Text and video supplementary lessons in math HS Tutorials
http://www.hstutorials.net/
Animated math tutorials Type And Spell
https://www.readandspell.com/
Spelling practice with sound Greg Tang Math
http://gregtangmath.com/
Math skill sharpening games Hands On Math
https://www.education.com/activity/math/
Hands on math activities for kids Hands On Science
https://www.calculators.org/
Hands on science resources for home and school Physics
https://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/education/resources/subj_10_03.html
Physics learning activities Reading And Writing
http://www.readingrockets.org/article/25-activities-reading-and-writing-fun
25 activities for reading and writing fun How Airplanes Fly
http://www.ellejet.com/understanding-flight-dynamics/
Understanding flight dynamics Identifying Trees
http://www.treeremoval.com/tree-identification/
A basic guide to tree identification Botany
http://www.museum.state.il.us/ismdepts/botany/activities.html
Botany activities and lessons

Sleep Health

Teenage Sleep Patterns
https://myslumberyard.com/sleep/sleep-for-teens/
https://www.tuck.com/productivity-and-sleep/ 
https://www.tuck.com/school-start-times-and-sleep/

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