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Why Is Inclusion Important to Students with Disabilities?  academic support appreciation friendships inclusion students with disabilities understanding Aug 01, 2022

Inclusive education is a term referring to the integration of students with disabilities with the general-education, public school population. Inclusive settings provide a better quality of education for all learners and allows students to learn alongside each other in the classroom, without...

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Sensory Activities for Individuals With Autism autism ot sensory sensory activities Jul 01, 2022

Sensory activities can be a very beneficial tool. These activities can help children explore their senses, develop motor skills, and improve their self-regulation skills.  Engaging children with Autism in these types of activities can be very beneficial to help them explore their environment...

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Brain Breaks in the Classroom benefits how long list of brain breaks tips what are they Jun 01, 2022

Learn About Brain Breaks and Why This Approach To Learning Is Important For Students Success

 

 

What Does It Mean To Take A Brain Break?

As educators, we know how hardworking and dedicated our students are. We also know that all this hard work deserves a break! In order to ensure that...

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Quotes for Autism Moms autism mom quotes Apr 01, 2022

"A diagnosis defines a lot of things, but it doesn’t define love." - Lexi Behrndt

 

“People with autism all have a tremendous gift. It’s a matter of finding that gift and nurturing it.” – Edie Brannigan

 

“Autism doesn’t come with an instruction...

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Providing You With Brain Break Ideas That Your Students Will Love!

Studies show that providing students with brain breaks allows time to re-energize, recharge and increase attention and focus. In our experience, we have utilized many brain breaks in the classroom that our students really enjoy.

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Occupational Therapy For Autism autism occupational therapy ot Feb 01, 2022

Individuals with autism often have difficulties with social and communication skills. Many children with autism have different ways of learning, playing and communicating.

Occupational Therapy can help individuals with autism to navigate their environments, increase independence and/or...

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Social Stories For Autism benefits implementation social story tips Jan 25, 2022

What Is A Social Story & How Does This Tool Benefit Individuals With Autism?

What Is a Social Story?

A social story is an effective tool designed to teach individuals with autism appropriate behaviors for social situations, by providing a detailed, step-by-step description of what...

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6 Virtual Brain Breaks brain breaks classroom remote learning teacher resources teaching virtual learning Jan 25, 2022

Brain Breaks are a great tool to help students improve their focus, attention and engagement throughout the day. Brain Breaks can help to improve productivity and reduce stress.

During remote and distance learning, it’s crucial to keep children active while they are behind a computer screen...

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