We believe in challenging the status quo of the current educational system and that every student should have their learning outcomes met through the accessibility of their general education teacher. We know that we are not alone in this belief! By sharing this message through Believe Differently, providing resources through the portfolio, and creating a…
At the core of every educator is a belief system that guides their practice. The challenge lies
in consistently reflecting on this personal belief system to ensure that it continues to lead
instruction in a manner that supports the needs of every student they encounter.
The day my son graduated from high school was one that I had anticipated for a very long time. It was very emotional for me and in the weeks leading up, I had moments where I would suddenly hold him tight and burst into tears. Those moments had not been as often as I thought…
It is our responsibility to provide EVERY student with opportunities, to learn, improve, and grow.
I will not say that the progress of my students or my son is a miracle, because a miracle implies that the impossible occurred. I’ve always believed that growth and skill development are possible and when we maintain this perspective, we contribute to a more effective IEP process. The truth of the matter is, parents…
Games, activities, and classroom routines are a great way to build community in your classroom. Can be personalized to meet the needs of the community in your classroom and the individual needs of students. Check back frequently as new games, activities, and routines are added often.
Classroom systems designed to support the overall structure and organization of classroom routines. Check back frequently as new systems are added often.
Teaching the use of regulation supports in the general education classroom for students provides a great alternative to having them leave the classroom when they need a sensory or calming break. Can be personalized to meet the individual needs of students. Check back frequently as new supports are added often.