I have taught at various levels for over 30 years, and am an author, speaker, and educational consultant on practical strategies & interventions for reaching and teaching students with ADHD and Learning Disabilities. I have written several books, published by Jossey-Bass, a few including: •How to Reach & Teach Children with ADD/ADHD, 2nd edition. (Best Seller - over 300,000 sold and translated into several languages) •The ADHD Book of Lists: A Practical Guide for Helping Children and Teens with Attention Deficit Disorders •The ADD/ADHD Checklist: A Practical Reference for Parents & Teachers, 2nd edition •The Dyslexia Checklist: A Practical Reference for Parents & Teachers (co-authored with Judith Stern) •How to Reach & Teach All Children in the Inclusive Classroom, 2nd edition (co-authored with Julie Heimburge) •How to Reach & Teach All Children Through Balanced Literacy (co-authored with Julie Heimburge)
I was an award-winning special educator (including California Resource Specialist of the Year) and mentor teacher, retired now from San Diego Unified School District.
I received my B.A. and M.A. degrees from the University of Illinois (in general and special education).
For more information about me, as well as for my parent and teacher tips, blogs, and freebies, please visit www.sandrarief.com