How schools can accommodate and modify
Experts highlighted the importance of energy conservation among children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy. CureDuchenne has also given out a sampling of accommodations and modifications that can be done to meet their everyday goals. Here is a summary of the sample:
- Classroom Set-up
Children with Duchenne muscular dystropny should be seated in chairs (not on the floor) comfortably with the necessary school items at an easy-to-reach position. Heavier items should be kept at arm level and side-facing should be avoided.