11yo ds, adhd, spd, anxiety. The past 5 months have been amazing. between therapy, his social skills group and his meds he has made HUGE strides. Now, this is where I come off...
like a royal bitch. He is mainstreamed. He was paired up with another SN kid for a project that has major points toward his grade> ds does best when working with NT kids who can push him and make him work (he really seems to do well with some peer response). The person he is paired with is lower functioning and has a full time aide, and has pullouts. Ds is bombing the assignement even with my help (which I don't normally do at all, because he doesn't need it), and it has brought his grade down some. School is almost over so I am not going to say anything, but I am a horrible bitch I know that. HOw do I deal with this? He has to work hard but he works better when he is pushed and I don't think he is being pushed
Is it worth approaching the other parent in a very low-key way to Susa out their level of satisfaction with how the project is going? To get a sense of whether they might be just...(more)6-9-2016 9:21am