School Year Tips for Students with Learning Disabilities

Guest post by: Jenna Sherman | Parent-leaders.com | jennasherman@parent-leaders.com The upcoming school year is certain to be tough for many students. However, students with learning disabilities are likely to be hit hardest. The extra attention and one-on-one instruction that these kids need to thrive might be simply impossible when paired with online instruction or socially … Continue reading School Year Tips for Students with Learning Disabilities

Special Needs Planning: How Should We Measure Success?

Phillip C. Clark, Founder & President, ENABLE Special Needs Planning Written by: Phillip C. Clark, Founder & President, ENABLE Special Needs Planning In today’s culture, images and stories of success are at our fingertips 24/7 through social media. It’s easy to get caught up in comparing ourselves to others. On the one hand, social media … Continue reading Special Needs Planning: How Should We Measure Success?

Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Accounts – THE BASICS

Instead of merely existing, what would your child's life look like if he or she was truly living and experiencing the best life has to offer? Could opening an ABLE account help him or her achieve that goal? Welcome to June and our first post in a short series of posts about Achieving a Better … Continue reading Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Accounts – THE BASICS

Meet Julia and Michael

One of the joys of having my sister, Sarah, in my life is the ability to connect with others who share similar passions through our unique life experiences. I am always encouraged when I meet other siblings who feel just as proud of their brother or sister as I do of Sarah. Down syndrome has … Continue reading Meet Julia and Michael