Miscellaneous Topics


GLOSSARY and GUIDE TO SPECIAL EDUCATION ACRONYMS AND TERMSPDF File )
Leslie E. Packer, PhD 1998
Getting confused by clinical terms? A prepared clinical glossary to open in your browser or to download and take with you.

MEDICATIONS: GENERIC AND TRADE NAMESPDF File )
Leslie E. Packer, PhD
A chart showing the generic names and (U.S.) trade names of medications that are used to treat many of the conditions covered on this web site.

CLASSROOM TIPS: Accommodating Students with Mood Lability:  Depression and Bipolar Disorder

CHILDREN AND YOUTH WITH DISABILITIES IN PUBLIC SCHOOLSPDF File )
Planty, Hussar, Snyder, et al., 2008
The Condition of Education – 2008 (NCES 2008-031).

SOCIAL SKILLS AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENTPDF File )
Steedly, Schwartz, Levin, & Luke, 2008
National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities (NICHCY).

THINGS TEACHERS AND PARENTS SAY THAT FOSTER DISTRUST ( PDF File )
Leslie E. Packer, PhD
Some common roadbloacks to building collaborative relationships between teachers and parents.

DEAR TEACHER: ARE WE TALKING ABOUT THE SAME KID?PDF File )
Leslie E. Packer, 1998
Transcript of a presentation to help teachers understand why they don’t always get the support they want from parents.