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i have had problems with my son's grades all year and he's almost out of school he's 12 and in 5th grade wasnt made to do work and grades sufffered

they are talking retention but i say no
feel it would hurt more than help he has adhd and already has low self esteem what are my rights as a parent ?
Question asked after reading: http://www.education.com/magazine/article/child...
In Topics: School and Academics, Learning issues and special needs
> 60 days ago

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LouiseSattler
May 20, 2012
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What the Expert Says:

Hello and thank you for writing to JustAsk!

 You may wish to refer to this article, in addition to what you read here on Education.com

http://www.nasponline.org/resources/handouts/revisedpdfs/graderetention.pdf

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