Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

what should i do

one of my son has ADDH sense the age of 4 ive been dealing with this issue for a while now when he got into middle school ive notice how his been treated verburly by his teachers it gotten even worst now with one main teacher whos been putting him down all the time ive met with her and and i see what my son has to deal with she was not profesional when she spoke about him she just snap and was saying things about him that i was shock of the way she spoke about him anyway i took this to the principal i took this matter to the board if education, ive did what i can but the school is not taking me seriusly about this matter the last conversation i had with the principal was to get him out of that class room and told her i spoke to the board of education and they wanted him to be pulled out but again they ignorre this matter with him theres so much that his been through with this teacher and school i dont know what else to do

Answer Question
 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 9:02 AM on Jun. 18, 2009 in Teens (13-17)

Answers (5)
  • sometimes u just got to throw a fit my mom would have to call them n throw fits and yell at them to actually do something.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:08 AM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • HOMESCHOOL!
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:43 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • keep pushing the issue and consider having an IEP for your son so his teachers understand whats going on and can be more sensitive to his needs
    katiekruschke

    Answer by katiekruschke at 5:16 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • Summer is a great time to look for alternative ways to handle ADD/ADHD
    There are many therapists who work with people who have ADD/ADHD; they teach them not just coping skills, but how to use ADD/ADHD as an advantage in their lives. Thom Hartmann has written extensively on this topic; you should be able to find his books art your local library, there is lots of information at his website: http://www.thomhartmann.com/category/thom/adhd-education/. You may also want to explore how foods affect behavior, either from the Feingold Organization (www.feingold.org) or another source. We eat a "clean" diet; no processed foods, no chemical additives, no meat, very little dairy
    My daughter's attention issues were helped dramatically by fish oil supplements (though we have since switched her to hemp oil). It is important to use a good brand, like Nordic Naturals; it takes about 8 weeks to become effective.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:58 PM on Jun. 18, 2009

  • Put a tape recoreder on the boy so you can hear what happens...
    mxmtaylor

    Answer by mxmtaylor at 5:30 PM on Jun. 22, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN