October: Article on As They Grow: Friends with Special Needs

October is Down Syndrome Awareness Month, so this is the perfect time to broach the topic with your children. Children with disabilities may look different due to physical traits associated with their diagnosis. They may have special accommodations due to health conditions. Or they may have cognitive delays. As parents, how can you explain some of this to your child?

Read more on... teaching your child about new friends and classmates with special needs.

You can also click here to find links to the books mentioned in the article.