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  • Landmark Boston Ballet Program Brings Dance to All

    Landmark Boston Ballet Program Brings Dance to All0

    Boston Ballet’s groundbreaking Adaptive Dance program celebrated its 15th anniversary this year and continues to empower students with disabilities — and their families — in incredible, unexpected ways extending far beyond the studio. “This has been better than anything I could have ever hoped for,” said Monika Ostroff, whose 10-year-old daughter Danniah is beginning her third

  • Could Your Child be Dyslexic?

    Could Your Child be Dyslexic?0

    By Don Winn Timing, as they say, is everything. Especially when it comes to detecting dyslexia in children. Why is early detection so important? Basically, children must learn to read, and from then on, they read to learn. Developmentally, kids have a brief, precious window of time during which they get to learn the mechanics

  • What Is Asperger Syndrome?

    What Is Asperger Syndrome?0

    By Richard Barnes, Photography by Barnes Portrait Design We always knew our second son wasn’t like the rest. He is very creative, allowing himself to be fully consumed by movies and television. After seeing The Lion King on Broadway, he became Simba. When he was Tarzan, he insisted on wearing only a small cloth wherever