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Where to start getting supports for your special needs child – Part 1

April 13, 2015 Kyron No Comments

I’ll start by saying that I know what a hard road this is. Finding resources for you and your child, and more importantly fighting them, will not be an easy task. There are a number of programs available, and there isn’t a one size fits all model, unfortunately. Services available vary, sometimes dramatically, depending on …

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Special Needs Camps

July 8, 2013 Kyron No Comments

It’s that time of year again and I’m appreciative that Susan Li of Find the Best was willing to write this article to share with all of us about finding camps for our special needs kids. Not only is it a great experience for the kids to engage with others in a fun atmosphere but …

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#Follow Friday – Apps 4 Children with Special Needs (A4CWSN)

June 10, 2011 Kyron No Comments
A4CWSN

A4CWSN shows you the best apps for our kids and how they work Apps 4 Children with Special Needs (A4CWSN) is a site that has recently caught my attention in an effort to work on some things with Katherine and Donovan during summer vacation. I wanted to get some apps to put on my iPad …

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Electronic Record Keeping and Dropbox

June 8, 2011 Kyron No Comments
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Dropbox is what they call “cloud” storage. Before Medefile started with educational records, I had boxes full of records. Medical records, legal records, school records, tax records. I mourned the poor trees. But even worse than mourning the trees, I mourned any storage space I had in my home. If there was an open nook or …

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Tornados and Hurricanes and Flooding! OH MY!

May 26, 2011 Kyron No Comments
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You can’t miss it if you turn on the TV. It seems natural disasters are everywhere these days. From Earthquakes to epic flooding to tornados to hurricanes, there are only a few disasters that actually give you time to plan. If the catastrophic disasters of Tuscaloosa, Alabama or Joplin, Missouri have any redemptive value it …

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#Follow Friday – Special Education Advisor

May 20, 2011 Kyron 1 Comment
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This week since I’ve been in IEP mode and education has been the all consuming activity,  I thought I’d feature the website Special Education Advisor.  I think aside from working on my own blog the majority of my week has been either dealing one on one with kids or reading the Special Education Advisor and …

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#Follow Friday – Sensory Processing Disorder Blogger Network

May 13, 2011 Kyron 2 Comments
SPD Blogger Network

I found a really neat blog yesterday when looking around for new resources for my youngest, Donovan. Twitter actually led me to them. The SPD (Sensory Processing Disorder) Blogger Network (Twitter @spdbn) has networked a number of bloggers who write about all types of issues impacted by SPD. Whether it’s Autism, Bipolar Disorder, Non-verbal Learning …

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