ADHD in School Directory
Teachers are often the first to recognize signs of what may be ADHD in children and teens in their classrooms. Kids with ADHD may find it hard to concentrate in class or complete homework on time. Without help, these kids can find the transition into adulthood and work difficult. Preventive strategies such as targeted classes and therapies during school hours may be beneficial. Learn about ADHD in school-age kids, homework help, time management tips, and more.
ADHD: How to Help Your Child Succeed at School
School can be especially hard for children with ADHD. There are ways you can help make things a bit easier for a child in your life.
How to Get Stuff Done
Find out how to help your child with ADHD learn to tackle tasks.
Ways to Study Better
Find out how to make it easier for your child with ADHD to do homework.
Partner with Teachers for ADHD Success
Partnering with teachers can help your child who has ADHD succeed. Here’s how to build a winning parent-teacher team.
8 Tips for Picking a School for Your Child With ADHD
Get tips for choosing a school for a child who has ADHD. Find out what to look for if you have several schools to choose from and how to work with your child's school, if you don't have options.
ADHD and College: Advice for Parents
As a parent you have undoubtedly done a great deal to help your child with ADHD stay organized, stay on time and stay on task. What do you do when they leave for college?
ADHD and Middle School: How to Prepare Your Child
Most kids have a hard time when they leave elementary school for middle school. But it can be even harder for kids with ADHD. Luckily, you can help your child be happy and do well at school.
Can ADHD Be a Gift?
WebMD talks to Lara Honos-Webb, PhD, and other ADHD experts about Honos-Webb's book, The Gift of ADHD.
Slideshows & Images
Slideshow: Better Study Habits for ADHD Kids
Does your child constantly lose his homework? WebMD's slideshow can help kids with ADHD to feel more organized and get their assignments done on time.
Slideshow: ADHD in Children
Does your child fidget a lot and can't seem to pay attention in school? Those are some of the signs of ADHD. See what all the symptoms are like and find out how it's treated.
ADHD Quiz: How Can You Help Your Child in School?
If your child has ADHD, school can be tough. Take our quiz to find out how schedules, notes, and homework breaks can help.
ADHD Quiz: Facts About Childhood Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
Take this quiz to test your knowledge of childhood ADHD symptoms, medications, other treatments, and how ADHD affects children and adults.
Quiz: What's Up With Your ADHD Teen's Behavior?
Does your ADHD teen show unruly or disorganized behavior? Take this quiz to see how you can help him or her be more productive.
Quiz: What's Up With Your ADHD Kid's Behavior?
Is your ADHD kid unable to sit still? Do they have problems focusing? Take this quiz to learn how to help motivate them.