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[room 329] apple time

Yesterday in class, we read a non-fiction text about the life cycle of an apple tree. Then the students worked on writing the main ideas and details from the text. 113 more words


Interview with Laura Mirabito

Interview with Laura Mirabito

Teacher at Patterson Elementary School, Worked over Twenty Years as a Special Education Teacher


Location: Agaveros Mexican Restaurant, Littleton, Colorado… 1,901 more words



I found myself channel surfing this morning before I put my son on the school bus, and I landed on the TLC channel (it’s one of my favorites).The show 19 kids and counting was on, but that wasn’t what caught my attention. 493 more words

#43 -Tape Recorder

Another reason that I am A OKAY with ‘peer troubles’ (See Day #42 – Trouble with Peers) is that Tucker’s outright exposure to others can be damaging – even though social contact is where he needs the most practice.   521 more words

Why I left the classroom and won't go back (yet), by Sarah Aiono

I left the classroom after deciding I simply couldn’t be the teacher I wanted to be.

In front of 32 Year 2 students (5 and 6 year olds) in a school in South Auckland I became more and more frustrated at the lack of… 745 more words


Raleigh Autism Walk

Thank you to Luke’s Skywalkers, parents, and old friends for stopping by! We had an amazing time!


An "aha moment"

I’ve heard Dr. Phil talk about an “aha moment,” one of those times in a person’s life that will always be remembered, because it was at that very moment something life-altering occurred. 556 more words