Tag Archives | parents of children with special needs

The Thinking Persons Guide to Autism: Mission Statement

The Thinking Persons Guide to Autism: Mission Statement. Love this website and blog…it’s purpose is to sort through the huge amount of information available on the internet and provide accurate information on autism spectrum disorders for families. The essays written by parents can sometimes bring you to tears; they offer a unique perspective on raising […]

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The iPad: a Near-Miracle for My Son With Autism | BlogHer

The iPad: a Near-Miracle for My Son With Autism | BlogHer. Since its release in April, parents of children with autism are describing the iPad as revolutionary…here is a mom’s perspective of how the iPad and specialized apps have helped her son improve academic and functional skills. My son Leo’s life was transformed when a […]

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New seminar series for parents, 2010/2011 school year

We have developed a new seminar series for parents with special needs for the 2010-2011 school year! Keep a look out for our new ad in the September issue of Montreal Families. Topics include: 1. Assistive technology tools for the elementary student with learning disabilities 2. The newest mobile communication devices and tools for the […]

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When Kids With Special Needs Change Schools

For parents: The article “When Kids With Special Needs Change Schools“ provides some tips for children transitioning from elementary to high school or for children changing schools. Changing schools is the normal progression throughout school. With the transition often comes nervousness and legitimate concerns about the new school setting. Parents, teachers, and caregivers of kids and […]

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