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Worth Repeating: The Life Skill More Kids With Special Needs Should Learn

[Source:  Love That Max] School officials in Jurupa Valley, California, apologized last week for having Patriot High School students in special ed sort through campus trash bins for recyclables. The activity was part of a functional skills program, which also includes doing … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Cariboo for Speech Therapy

[Source:  Speech Room News] I’ve been using this game for seven years and it’s still going strong! Cariboo was a cranium game. It is no longer made. I see it at Goodwill frequently. If you start looking you’ll be able … Continue reading

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Worth Repeating: So Why Should Occupational Therapists Bother to Write Rubrics?

by Eleanor Cawley, MS., OTR/L Mostly, therapists read my posts on social media and then move on. Some comment positively and others, not at all. But then there are those times when there  is that one person who challenges you. … Continue reading

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Worth Repeating: 7 Questions to Ask Parents at the Beginning of the Year

[Source:  Edutopia] As a beginning teacher I knew that it was important to connect with parents and to build a positive relationship with them, but at times I wasn’t sure how to do this. Within the first week of school … Continue reading

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SLP Corner: Articulation norms…Or are They?

by Mary Huston, CCC-SLP There’s a fine art to biting your tongue and walking away and diplomacy is a worthy skill to acquire and hone. Recognizing that we all have differences, is another skill that is fabulous to have. However, … Continue reading

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