Teach recess monitors about inclusive practices. Encourage them to connect students to each other and to suggest or facilitate structured games on the playground.

This website is dedicated to promoting inclusive schooling and exploring positive ways of supporting students with autism and other disabilities. Most of my work involves collaborating with schools to create environments, lessons, and experiences that are inclusive, respectful, and accessible for all learners.

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WEBSITE WEDNESDAY: Beyond the Crayon

Posted on January 25, 2012 in Inclusion, News

To my knowledge, Beyond The Crayon is the only blog (a) dedicated to inclusive education and (b) written by a paraprofessional. This gem is a great training tool for your district educational assistants and for teachers too.

WEBSITE WEDNESDAY: Beyond the Crayon

WEBSITE WEDNESDAY: Eliminating the Box

Posted on January 18, 2012 in Inclusion, News

I was so delighted to find the blog Eliminating the Box last week!

There are many good inclusion-related websites out there, but not enough blogs penned by practicing educators. I found this blog to be interesting, honest, and full of great reflections and resources. Thanks so much for your contribution, Monica!

WEBSITE WEDNESDAY: Your Therapy Source

Posted on January 11, 2012 in News

Happy New Year! I don’t often offer specific resources for the therapists who hang out on this page, so it is about time I do. Even if you are not an OT or PT, Your Therapy Source is worth a visit. This is an often-updated and very visual blog that is sure …

WEBSITE WEDNESDAY: I’m Determined

Posted on December 21, 2011 in News

I’m taking a few weeks off from blogging for the holidays, so the last Website Wednesday of the year is I’m Determined. This is a great site created by the Virginia Department of Education. The tools on this innovative site are designed to help children and teens take control of the IEP process. …

WEBSITE WEDNESDAY: We Connect Now

Posted on December 14, 2011 in Collaboration, News

We Connect Now was developed in an effort to connect college students with disabilities and provide a virtual community to discuss important issues such as accessibility, scholarships, and research. My favorite part of the site is the “stories” section and I am also impressed with the many materials offered …

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