About Liz Heron
Private practice 1981-2014
Liz Heron Ed.D. is an educator and mentor for children and adults with learning differences with 33 years of experience supporting students and their families. She uses personal instruction and long distance technology to foster learning that is both meaningful and practical. She helps people who learn differently find the way to succeed.
People who work with Liz might be described as: low executive function, slow processors, emotional and behavioral difficulties (EBD), ADD/ADHD, NLD, language based learning disabled, dyslexic, anxious, on the autism spectrum. The same people might also be described as: puzzling, gifted, unusual, challenging, kinesthetic, shy, hilarious, frozen, artistic, great with animals, sensitive, dreamy, exuberant, deep careful thinkers, quiet, angry, eccentric, loners , just plain wonderful
College and high school academic coach for learners challenged by traditional education, working in person and long distance
Academic Support for Diverse Learners challenged by, executive function, processing speed, autism spectrum, ADD/ADHD, NLD, language based learning disabilities and dyslexia
Individualized Strategies for Diverse learners
Direct Instruction in Literacy and Writing across the Content Areas
Mentoring for Anxiety, Emotional Intelligence and Health, Self Direction, Social Skills,
Assistive Technology: Training and Support
Effective Communication with Home and School
The Search for the Right School or College
Writing the College Essay
Literacy Kindergarten-Graduate School
Creative solutions for students who learn outside the box
Suggestions for students and families:
Discover what you love.
Replace control with care, curiosity and communication
Get the support you need to graduate. You have a right to ask for ongoing personal support to stay organized, learn things at your own pace and show what you know.
Think outside the box. Explore non-traditional learning environments that include apprenticeships, home schooling, gap years and combinations of school and work.
Liz Heron's complete CV in PDF Form is here.
Resources in Education, 21 Hampton Road, Suite 104, Exeter, NH 03833
Contact Liz Heron: 603-217-7746 •
Contact Julia Higgins: 603-686-1516 •