LEARNING AND INTERVENTION

The Difference Between Dyslexia and Dyscalculia Amid Processing Speed-Can Processing Speed Improve? Math Anxiety vs. Dyscalculia: Comparing the Signs Why Some Children Have Trouble With Reading Developmental Services Ontario: Guidelines Tutoring or Remedial? Tutoring, Remediation, Academic Coaching or Educational Therapy- Which is the Best Fit? Why is Homework Important Notes on Note-Taking Guidelines Environmental Language […]

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ASSESSMENTS & POST-SECONDARY ACCOMMODATIONS

The following articles pertain to psychoeducational assessments for post-secondary students: Diagnosing Eligibility for College Accommodations This article outlines the significant impact of the replacement of the DSM-IV by the DSM-5 in the determination of Specific Learning Disorders and on the determination of eligibility for funding to support accommodations at the post-secondary level. In recognition of […]

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INFORMATION ON TAXES

Income Tax Preparation re: Learning Disabilities Disability Tax Credit – Infographic Fact Sheet: METC – Tuition for Private Schools When Private School for Your Kids is Tax Deductible

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POLITICS AND EDUCATION

Trump and Brain Gain for Canadian Universities? Trump win sparks flurry of American interest in Canadian universities Trump, Brexit help Canadian universities recruit both profs and students Amid ‘Trump Effect’ Fear, 40% of Colleges See Dip in Foreign Applicants

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CAREER SERVICES

10 Things You Should Know About Career Coaching 5 Benefits of Career Counselling Academic Applications of the Birkman Career Counselling and Its Benefits

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RELOCATION AND SCHOOL SEARCH

Localization and Education Policy & Implementation Costs  Influenced by costs and family issues, the practice of localizing expatriates is becoming a key consideration of Human Resources dealing with today’s global workforce. Following on the heals of numerous corporate requests for more in-depth cost comparisons, Dr. Ford reviews relocation and localization facts and guidelines to reveal […]

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All Past Articles

ARTICLES ABOUT EDUCATIONAL CONNECTIONS Medical Legal Psych Assess A Custom Education An Education in Relocation GENERAL ARTICLES ABOUT EDUCATION International Schools Gender, Education, and Work: The Weaker Sex Education in Korea: Creme de la Cram How Asian Test-Prep Companies Enter the New SAT

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PREPARING FOR UNIVERSITY AND COLLEGE

From the moment he received his first Lego set as a toddler, Adrian wanted to design and build things. Although he excelled at math and art in school, his reading and writing skills lagged significantly behind those of his classmates. In Grade 3, his teacher recommended a Psychoeducational Assessment to understand just what was causing […]

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SHOULD MY CHILD BE ASSESSED?

Need for Assessment Why do parents and students decide to have a Psychoeducational assessment done? There are specific reasons for assessing a student. Some parents seek out assessment to deal with a specific issue affecting their child’s learning. This could include struggling to keep up with certain subjects such as Math and English, refusing to […]

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