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We had Cole’s IEP today. The IEP is our annual review of educational goals that we, together with Cole’s team (which includes speech therapist, occupational therapist, physical therapist, teachers and school administration), set each year. 501 more words

Family Life

Dealing with special needs

Having worked with children, I have found myself being challenged by trial and tribulations throughout my time. I want to shortly testify to how it has affected me. 973 more words


Waiting Child in Taiwan - Finn

Finn is an active 5 year old boy who loves to play with building blocks and toy cars and trucks.  He also enjoys playing with puzzles, drawing and other arts and crafts activities.   79 more words


Another Great Review!!!


Kitty’s analogy between Tardy and David defeating Goliath is very apt and I love the unlikely and even covert friendship between Tardy (the main character) and Jermaine. 142 more words


Every PTA in America should screen this film

Last night my husband and I watched The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia a documentary that digs deep into dyslexia. What is dyslexia? Does it go away? 371 more words

Education About Education

The Epitome of Special

Why are parents of special needs children called Special Parents? When you Google the definition for Special here are some of the results:

1. Better, greater, or otherwise different from what is usual… 525 more words



It’s TBT so here’s Zackary at about 8 years old. It’s one of my favorite pictures of him. Just pure luck we were able to capture this because I am really not a good photographer. 347 more words