Resources for High School & College Students PDF Print E-mail


                                     Compiled by Elizabeth Kerr PhD. Clincial Neuropsychologist, The Hospital For Sick Kids, Toronto, CA

  • "Learning For Success: Skills and Strategies: Effective Startegies For Students" by Joan Fleet te al. 2005. Contains strategies for learning from textbooks, preparing and taking exams, writing essays and is geared to adolescents.
  • The Learning Toolbox web site http://coe.jmu.edu/LearningToolbox  This site is designed for secondary studewnts wtih specific challenges (e.g. problem solving skills, ADHD etc) as well as their teachers and parents. The student section of the website includes tools to help the student improve in many areas, including organization, study skills, test taking and advanced thinking.
  • Learning Outside The Lines: Two Ivy League Students With Learning Disabilities and ADHD Give Tools for Academic Success and Educational Revolution by Jonathan Mooney and David Cole. Fireside.
  • Learning How To Learn: A Guide For Getting Into College With A Learning Disability: Staying In and Staying Sane by Joyanne Cobb 2000