Books Featuring Kids with Disabilities
Check out these children's/YA books that will help your kids build empathy and understanding for students with disabilities.
Teaching Social Problem-Solving with a Free Activity
FREE social problem solving task cards and ideas for how to teach social problem solving!
Improve Your Teen's Executive Functioning
Worried that your teen has problems with executive functioning skills? Find out what to look for and how to help teens who struggle with these skills! | #executivefunctioning #parentingteens via @lptutoring
Special Education Activities and Worksheets
Love this pack! Lots of activities and worksheets that work great with nonverbal students with autism, ESL students and kindergarten. These printables use real life photos and, if laminated, can be used over and over in the classroom or during ABA Therapy Sessions. You`ll also get lots of ideas for TEACCH and Occupations Thrapy. #autism #specialeducation #sped
Combatting Work Avoidance
Even the most experienced teachers will have students find excuses to avoid work. Here are some tips on how to help your students combat work avoidance. | maneuveringthemiddle.com #middleschool #teacher #middleschoolmath #classroommanagement #mathteacher
How to Be an Organized Special Education Teacher
Special Education | Teacher Organization | Keeping track of all of your data can be overwhelming in the SPED classroom. Read to learn how to keep track of program modifications, testing accommodations, goal data, and progress notes.
Teaching Students About the Importance of Goal Setting • Smith Curriculum and Consulting
Teaching students about goal setting is a beneficial and key exercise that will allow students to focus and build their performance across all subjects.
Calm Down Bottles (attempt #2)
Learn to make your own sensory calm down bottles with glitter. These are truly my students favorite things in my office. Great addition to your classroom calm down corner. DIY, cheap and easy to make. Perfect for kids with anger or anxiety.
Math Office Mini Posters
Math Office Resource Pages with a wide variety of math levels- great for special education. This math office serves as a privacy folder as well as resources for students to use on assignments and class work. I have printed these pages out, cut out individual resource images and glued them onto two sturdy file folders. Black and white pages and clear assembly directions with pictures are also included.
Helping Struggling Learners Feel Successful in Your Classroom
Do you have struggling readers in your classroom making whole class instruction difficult? Check out Read and Write for Google to help bring these low level readers on par with your other students.
How-To Find Success in Your Co-Teaching Partnership - Class Tech Tips
Professional development can take many forms. The most powerful professional learning is relevant and actionable. I’m so excited to share a new online course from a former colleague and fellow Participate author. Finding Success in Your Co-Teaching Partnership is now open for enrollment, and you’ll want to check this out! #classtechtips #coteaching #teaching #education #edtech
Fraction Games Mega Pack • Smith Curriculum and Consulting
Fraction Games Mega Pack was born out of the need to make teachers lives easier while ALSO implementing 11 different activities using the same cards throughout. These activities can be used over and over in your class to practice fraction concepts, integrate easily for remediation, allow for students to demonstrate their understanding of all the concepts in your grade level! #mathworkshop #fractions #thirdgrade #fourthgrade #fifthgrade #sixthgrade
I Experienced How it Feels to Have a Learning Disability…This is What it Was Like
Check out this blog post about understanding students who have learning disabilities, and how you can gain insight, patience, and understanding. #misunderstoodminds #specialeducation #learningdisabilties
13 Ways to Avoid Power Struggles
13 simple ways you can work to avoid power struggles with challenging kids while still helping them achieve their goals and needs. This blog post is important for all educators and parents! #pathway2success #behavior #specialeducation #sel
Best Guide For Teaching Kids The Decision Making Process Steps - Kiddie Matters
Step by step guide to teach children the decision making process. This article also includes a free decision making organizer and scenario cards to help children practice using the decision making process steps. #schoolcounseling #positiveparenting #educa
Teaching isn't easy. You work hard. Your time is limited. You're trying to do it all - and you LOVE it. You're stressed out. You work hard. It feels like you have to do it all, but you don't have to do it alone! This group is a place for teachers to shar