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DIY First Shape Sorter

You may have noticed your baby is enjoying taking objects out of containers and other places now. They may be enjoying putting the objects back in and listening to any sounds the objects make when dropped. 270 more words

When I am NOT an angel ...

So many people encourage volunteer work with children and adults who have disabilities because of their child-like qualities.  Well, as a mom for the past thirteen years and a child supervisor in varying capacities for over 26 years, it may shock you to learn that children are not always angels. 410 more words

Special Needs Ministry

Tech Toilet Training – “Smart” Solutions for the Developmentally Delayed – Part 3

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  • Part 1 of this series discussed modern approaches to toilet training and challenges for special needs children along with a technology concept design that may help in toilet training.
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Tech Toilet Training - "Smart" Solutions for the Developmentally Delayed - Part 2

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  • Part 1 of this series discussed modern approaches to toilet training and challenges for special needs children along with a concept design.
  • A Mom and Dad are designing a toilet training technology for their older special needs daughter.
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Special Education Preschool - A Bittersweet Realization

Can you believe we will be celebrating Jaxson’s third birthday next month? And that he’ll be starting preschool in the fall?!

With the help of our Early Intervention team, we’ve been able to identify areas in which Jax struggles, such as attention and focus, receptive speech (or understanding), and sensory processing. 340 more words

Preemie

How My Son Got Into Preschool: The Interesting Journey through Early Intervention to Preschool

This is a continuation of sorts to my previous post, to which I will summarize for those who didn’t catch it. I was anxiously awaiting the decision of my son’s fate being able to continue services through our local preschool’s special needs program. 817 more words

Writing

Tech Toilet Training - "Smart" Solutions for the Developmentally Delayed - Part 1

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  • Toilet training for children with disabilities can be difficult.
  • Connected technology such as apps, smart devices and wearables (ie: Smart watches, fitness trackers) show promise to help children with disabilities achieve toileting independence.
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