special education Archives - Cindy Lumpkin, The Learning Disabilites Coach

In Korey Wise’s Shoes: Why Parents of Kids With Learning Disabilities Need To Be Concerned

By now you have heard about Korey Wise of When They See Us. You may have even seen it or like millions, you keep telling yourself that you can’t bring yourself to watch it. If the latter is you, let me say this, YOU CAN’T AFFORD NOT TO WATCH IT.

6 Things To Know Before Becoming A Special Education Teacher

So! You want to be a special education teacher. Good for you. We need more men and women who chooses to change the world via impacting young minds who learn differently. But, before you start commit to this profession, I think you should considered the following:

Multi Sensory Spelling Strategy for Elementary Students

  Looking for a strategy to improve spelling skills?  Is it a struggle to get your learner to sit and study his weekly spelling words? I know it is for me. Yep, even The LD Coach has a hard time getting her little Miss Aubrey to sit and focus. She has ants in her paints […]

Planning for College

6 Tips for Those of You Planning for College

Planning for College! It’s that time of year again! Students like you all around the USA are gearing up to start another year of school and will be planning for college. I remember it like it was yesterday. The cover picture was me when I was your age. Man how time flies! For many of you, […]

Dyslexia

Dyslexia Bondage: Part 1

No More Bondage…I am Free! Living with Dyslexia was like living in bondage for so many years of my life. It was like being held captive and caged. I eventually learned to overcome many of the effects that Dyslexia had on my learning, but for years I was still held in bondage to the emotional […]