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Hello Everyone! After some discussion at some of the schools, we have decided to purchase another WIAT-III to use as an achievement tool. You are still welcome to use the DAB if that is what you…Continue
I really like the introduction and chapter on explaining. Teaching how to explain sounds reasonable, but not thought of often. Storytelling can be a natural way to teach this concept. Monday night in…Continue
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District Leadership Team
January 29th, 2015
In attendance: Lucy K, Sarah J, Sara B, Sherri C, Michelle V, Elizabeth T, Michelle P
Directors Items and Updates…
Hi! I am attending an on line conference to help improve the social communication skills of children on the autism spectrum . It looks like a great conference. Here are the talks included. If anyone wants further information on any of the topics please let me know. I'd love to share and discuss too!
Plenary: Social Communication Challenges in Children With ASD
Choose the Right Service Delivery Models
Embed Learning Opportunities…Continue
Join Me - a free application designed to allow for hosting online meetings from your Ipad.
Teachers of students with visual impairments are reporting they use this application to share their computer screen onto a student's iPad. With this app, it allows students to pinch and zoom in real time as the teacher presens material from the interactive white board or computer. If you have a student with a visual impairment, this can be a great tool to help their access to the work you are…Continue