Author Archives: Heidi

Hot Job: School-Based SLP – Upper Peninsula of Michigan

We have a need for a full-time contract SLP in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula for the 2016-2017 school year.  Your caseload would range from PreK-12.  Typical needs include articulation, phonology, receptive and expressive language, social/pragmatic communication related to autism, fluency and … Continue reading

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School Nurse Corner: Miami Schools Take Steps To Protect Returning Students From Zika

[Source:] Students returned to school on Monday in Miami amid a new concern: the threat of Zika. Nine schools in Miami-Dade County are in or near a zone where nearly a month ago health officials confirmed that mosquitoes are … Continue reading

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Hot Job! Licensed Social Worker – Rockford, IL

PediaStaff is seeking a Licensed Social Worker to work with a therapeutic day school with children on the spectrum. This position is full time or 32.5 hours per week with a caseload of approximately 25-30 students.  This school is located in … Continue reading

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Millions Headed To States For Special Ed Training

[Source: Disability Scoop] The U.S. Department of Education is shelling out millions in funding to help recruit and train teachers and administrators serving children with disabilities. The federal agency said this week that it’s sending $7 million to seven states … Continue reading

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School Psych Corner: Judgment Call: Maturity, Emotions and the Teenage Brain

[Source: School Psychologist Files] By Guest Blogger:  Amy Williams Working day in and day out with a primarily teenage crowd can be a bit of a daunting task. Throughout the school system there are countless positions, situations, and jobs, which … Continue reading

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