Module 4: In the Classroom

Student Accommodations – Tonic-Clonic seizures

Common requests:Students having a discussion in the library.

  • Risk-free space in case a seizure occurs.
  • Partner responsible to clear dangerous objects if a seizure occurs.
  • Preferential seating in the classroom.
  • Note-taker
  • Schedule alternate exams.
  • Partner to escort student to class.


Focal Seizure with Retained Awareness

Focal Seizure with Impaired Awareness

Young man having a seizure while crossing the street.

Absence Seizures

Female student having an absence seizure. She looks unaware.

Tonic-Clonic Seizures

Hands holding head of person having a convulsion.
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