Resources and Links

 

This page provides an ever growing list of websites, books and articles that can assist parents and their children in various ways.

 

 

Marie Freeman is an approved vendor for the Logos Public Charter School in Medford Oregon. Find Marie Freeman Educational Therapy on the Logos VENDOR list under “Tutoring” at http://logoscharter.com/community/

What Is Educational Therapy? How does it differ from tutoring?

Slide Show: Teaching Every Child to Read: A Responsibility for Parents and Schools

Past Offerings

Finding A Reading Tutor                                                                               http://www.everyone-can-read.com/dyslexia-category/finding-a-tutor/finding-a-reading-tutor-for-your-child/

Phonics
http://www.speechbuddy.com/blog/school/teaching-children-phonics/

Phonics Tips
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/educationnews/8404499/Phonics-top-10-tips-for-Improving-your-childs-reading-ability.html

Helping  Kids Remember What They Study
http://blog.childrensdayton.org/four-tips-for-helping-kids-remember-what-theyve-learned/

Lindamood-Bell and Research Based Study on Reading Intervention
http://www.lindamoodbell.com/Study-Shows-Reading-Intervention-Changes-Gray-Matter-Volume.Aspx

Dyslexia article for Parents                                                                               http://santa-barbara-ca.parentclick.com/Chatter/2405/Dyslexia-Strengths-and-Secrets.xml

Parent information on 504 Plans and IEP’s  and more                         http://newsletters.santa-barbara-ca.parentclick.com/Newsletters/view/SPECIAL-NEEDS-RESOURCES-2013,827.html

Oregon Department of Education Core Standards
http://www.ode.state.or.us/search/results/?id=53

Lindamood-Bell Press Release
http://www.lindamoodbell.com/press-releases/gray-matter-volume-changes-neuroimage.aspx

Jackson County Library Services
http://www.jcls.org/index.php

Recommended Books

Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents by Peg Dawson & Richard Guare
A Mind At A Time by Mel Levine, M.D.
The Myth of Laziness by Mel Levine, M.D.
Should You Medicate YOur Child’s Mind? by Elizabeth Roberts, M.D.
The Unschooled Mind by Howard Gardner
Frames of Mind by Howard Gardner
Awakening Children’s Minds by Laura E. Beck
Endangered Minds by Jane Healy, Ph.D.
Parenting Children With Learning Disabilities by Jane Utley Adelizzi & Diane B. Goss
Smart Kids With School Problems by Pricilla L.Vail
The Learning Disabilities Myth by  Dr. Robin Pauc
Your Child’s Strengths by Jenifer Fox M.Ed.
The Everything Parent’s Guide to Children With Dyslexia by Abigail Marshall
The Out of Sync Child by Carol Stock Kranowitz M.A.
The Out of Sync Child Has Fun by Carol Stock Kranowitz M.A.
Right Brained Children in a Left Brained World by Jeffrey Freed, M.A.T. & Laurie Parsons
Complete Guide to ADHD by Thomas Hartman
All About ADHD by Linda J. Pfiffner Ph.D.
Driven To Distraction by Edward M. Hallowell M.D. and John J. Ratey M.D.