Resources for Sports-Related Concussions
- ACE Physician office evaluation form
- ACE Physician office Care Plan
- Concussion in Youth Sports: A Fact Sheet for Parents
- Concussion in Youth Sports: A Fact Sheet for Coaches
- Concussions in Youth Sports: A Fact Sheet for Teachers
- Concussions in Youth Sports: A Fact Sheet for Youth
- CDC’s Know Your Concussion ABC’s – A Fact Sheet for Parents
- CDC’s Know Your Concussion ABC’s – Classroom Tips for Teachers
- Get Schooled on Concussions (information for schools, students and parents)
- ImPACT test website
- Lights Out Football – How the Science of Sleep is Transforming the NFL
- Mom’s Team (general sports safety information for parents)
DocMikeEvans on YouTube: Concussion Management and Return to Learn
Resources for Students with Disabilities
Sites, books, and technology I frequently recommend…
- Camp Twin Lakes – a network of camps in Georgia for children with serious illnesses, disabilities, and other challenges
- Children and Adults with ADHD (CHADD) – membership organization and general information
- Florida Center for Reading Research
- Georgia Branch International Dyslexia Association
- International Dyslexia Association
- Multisensory math – for parents and teachers
- Put Reading First – helping your child read, kindergarten to grade 3, and a review of basics
- Students with ADHD: Resource guide from US Dept. of Education Office of Civil Rights
- Tools for Life at Georgia Tech– technology tools, information, consultation and evaluation
- Learning disabilities, dyslexia and vision – from the American Academy of Pediatrics et al.
- Media use guidelines for children from American Academy of Pediatrics
- What Works Clearinghouse – what works in education
- Wrightslaw Special Education Law and Advocacy
- Asperger Syndrome and Adolescence Helping Preteens and Teens Get Ready for the Real World. Teresa Bolick, PhD.
- Conquer Negative Thinking for Teens: A Workbook to Break the Nine Thought Habits That Are Holding You Back. Mary Alvord, PhD, Anne McGrath, MA.
- How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk. Adele Faber, Elaine Mazlish.
- Lost and Found; The Explosive Child: A New Approach for Understanding and Parenting Easily Frustrated, Chronically Inflexible Children. Ross Green, PhD.
- Overcoming Dyslexia: A New and Complete Science-Based Program for Reading Problems at Any Level. Sally Shaywitz, MD.
- Spark: The Revolutionary New Science of Exercise and the Brain. John Ratey, MD with Eric Hagerman.
- The Blessing of the Skinned Knee; The Blessing of a B Minus; Voice Lessons for Parents. Wendy Mogel, PhD.
- Understanding Girls with ADHD. Kathleen Nadeau, PhD, Ellen Littman, PhD, Patricia Quinn, MD.
- Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania. Frank Bruni.
- AudioNote – note-taking technology for typed notes, with accompanying recordings
- Bookshare – accessible online library for people with print disabilities
- Ginger Software – for spell-check, grammar check
- Inspiration Software – graphic organizers and concept mapping
- Learning Ally – audiobooks for students with print disabilities
- Livescribe pen – note-taking technology for handwritten notes, with accompanying recordings
- Type to Learn – a fun way for children to learn the right way to type
- Typing Instructor – another fun, self-paced typing instruction program (web-based)
High-Stakes Testing Accommodations for Students with Disabilities
- ACT Services for Students with Disabilities
- College Board Services for Students with Disabilities
- GMAT Testing Accommodations
- GRE Testing Accommodations
- LSAT Testing Accommodations
- MCAT Testing Accommodations