This petition is actually for children all around the world Please sign my petition ..http://www.thepetitionsite.com/1/support-teacher-staff-training-adhd/ .. it will help thousands of ADHD children and parents
ADD research has reached a new milestone in the US but there are still schools that are not ADD friendly.
ADD children suffer from discrimination in school and in the world because they are misunderstood. When they are kids, they are challenging, but as they grow older, they become compassionate, sensitive and will help people out , in fact this is seen in the early years. However, the school system doesn't seem to look at these positive qualities and choose to write only negative remarks each day for the parent to sink deeper into despair and make them and their children feel inadequate in every moment of the school year.
Teachers don't realize that this judgmental attitude is a shame to their vocation as educators, and that it won't help the student to do better , which is the school's message in the first place.
Of course, not all teachers are as stated above, in fact most care deeply about the welfare of their students.
If you sign this petition, you'll be helping out greatly by asking Educators all over the world to redetermine their teaching strategy and to put in a few hours of ADD training for the high administration / staff - only two hours at a group session at a healthcare provider/psychiatrist -as a beginning - would suffice to sensitize the teachers.
Even if you're not a parent of ADD child, even if you don't know one, do sign this petition
As you can see just by reading those lines, a great deal of pressure is put on the child and the parents , and so , many get depressed, give up and never want to continue studying, not only that but the worse is that they may suffer low self esteem and not know the way out.
I'm a mother to an ADHD child , I parented, drove my child to lessons, talked to teachers , .. solved problems, advocated on my child's behalf, for about a dozen years.. Along the way most teachers have been cooperative in the early years, they wanted to help. But as my child approached high school , not only the schedule became more complicated, it was getting more and more difficult to get the message across to the school and teachers , I was just too tired of explaining to new staff about ADHD each year and making sure that my child gets his homework done when it's the most difficult thing to do ..
For this reason, schools MUST find a way of solving this , setting a plan which would help the ADHD child and not sink him further.
I know teachers are eager to know more about ADHD and they do their best .. here is your chance to voice your opinion ..
This is why I'm trying to get this petition going , for ADHD children . To prevent parent and teacher frustration / giving up , .. Would you sign it .. ? Thanks ,
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