Parent Resources

Local Education Services

Admissions Academy
(650) 463-5530
Parents Helping Parents
Special Needs Support
(408) 727-5775
Rekoon Learning Associates
(650) 322-1707
Tech Potential Assistive Technology
(408) 737-2092

Local Assessment Professionals

Marybeth Fox, M.D.
(650) 327-1735
Cynthia Medina, Ph.D.
(650) 646-0049
Patty Mittelstadt, Ph.D.
(650) 949-1236
The Pratt Center
(650) 949-2997

Related Local Professionals

Stephen H. Chou, Psy.D.
(650) 652-9174
Carol Wong, Ph.D.
650) 646-0055
Therapy, social skills groups


Parents’ Place Family Resource Center
(650) 688-3040
Center for Developing Minds


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
By Dan Siegel

Student Resources

Write Source
Kid-friendly reference books for writing
Khan Academy
Large, online video curriculum
Free Rice
Build vocabulary and feed the hungry
Study Stack
Flashcard builder
Flashcard builder
Animated explanations of many school topics
K-8 games in reading and math
Math Fact Cafe
Elementary school fact sheet builder
AAA Math
K-8 interactive arithmetic lessons
Quiz Tree
Educational quizzes and games
A blog about getting and staying organized
Time Management
Excellent tips for managing your time
Study Guides and Strategies
Study guides and study strategies
Free Math Help
Text and video supplementary lessons in math
HS Tutorials
Animated math tutorials
Type And Spell
Spelling practice with sound
Greg Tang Math
Math skill sharpening games
Hands On Math
Hands on math activities for kids
On-Line Calculators
Free collection of on-line calculation tools
A variety of online calculators, math and physics, engineering and conversion calculators
Hands On Science
Hands on science resources for home and school

Physics learning activities

Reading And Writing
25 activities for reading and writing fun

How Airplanes Fly
Understanding flight dynamics

Identifying Trees
A basic guide to tree identification

Botany activities and lessons

Statistics and Algebra Calculators, Graphing Tools and more