Learning Issues

General Help

This two-part series by Pam Gentry looks at children’s speech disorders.

Helping Struggling Learners
Three scenarios to help parents think through how they might help their child who are struggling learners.

Labeling 101 by Diane Lilleberg
Looking at the positives and challenges when giving a label to the struggles a child is experiencing.

Reflection from a Special Needs Mom by Heather Ford Lark
Heather reflects on how God walked her through having a son with many physical disabilities (see next article).

Reflections from a Wheelchair by Tim Ford
Tim lives in a wheelchair but has a different view from what you might expect. He shares advice on dealing with others, especially your children.

Steps for Helping Struggling Learners
Suggestions for helping your struggling child.

When and Where to Get Help by Chyrl Mullins
Covers developmental concerns, language development, and struggling readers.

Specific Areas of Help

This section has some information about ADD/ADHD and a list of helpful books.

This section covers a description of autism spectrum disorders and early signs to look for. It also provides links to resources around the world, book lists, and app resources.

This section covers what it is, how to recognize its symptoms, how to help, and where to find more information.

Teachers in most of the TCK schools are seeing more and more students coming from countries where English is not the mother tongue, yet the language of the school is English. On this page are links to some resources to help teachers meet the needs of their English Language Learners (ELLs).

Other Resources

Books on Helping Struggling Learners

Links for Helping Struggling Children