special

Classroom Accomodations: When And How?

Contributor: Becky Bollinger | Length : 103 | File type : Audio

As teachers, we can either accentuate our students’ learning and behavior needs or we can support and empower them to rise above their challenges. This breakout will explore a rationale for classroom... Read More

Dyslexia: Signs, Symptoms, and Solutions

Contributor: Becky Bollinger | Length : 58 | File type : Audio

After de-bunking the common myths, this breakout will give an overview of dyslexia including early signs, school-age symptoms, and solutions. We will discuss effective academic interventions as well a... Read More

Trauma: How Can I Teach This Child?

Contributor: Becky Sue Kreider | Length : 67 | File type : Audio

Johnny shows no physical signs of developmental delay, but early trauma has a part to play in the missing pieces of his development. In Part 2, we want to discuss how we as teachers can help trauma ch... Read More

Photography: Beyond the Everyday Photo

Contributor: Regina Rosenberry | Length : 61 | File type : Audio

We’ll focus on arranging still lifes, close-ups, and portraits, using props from nature and everyday life. Learn how sunlight and cropping can enhance the subject. Then we’ll turn that photo into a ... Read More

The World of the Exceptional Learner

Contributor: Lynell Nissley | File type : Blog Post

Dyslexia.  ADHD.  ASD.  Learning disabilities.  Intellectual disability.  Special education.  Therapy.  Tutoring.  Diet.  Medicine. Slow learner.  IEP.  Phonological awareness.  Reading co... Read More

Dyslexia: Recognizing and Addressing the Needs of Your Students

Contributor: Peter Whitt | Length : 52 | File type : Audio

Dyslexia, says Peter, is not a defect; it is a design feature. Peter leads workshop members in recognizing signs of dyslexia. Courtesy CASBI.

Virtual Field Trips

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Curricular

Ball State University's field trips program: Archived virtual field trips, such as visiting the Grand Canyon and the Grand Tetons, walk in history. Teachers must enroll their class to get access. ... Read More

Online Resources for ELL Learning Support and Special Needs

Contributor: Arlene Birt | File type : Curricular

LDonline: tells of modifications, many articles on ways to help or understand those with learning disabilities or special needs Enchanted Learning Dictionary: choose a topic, shows pictures an... Read More

Bibliography of Resources for Learning Disabilities

Contributor: Lynell Nissley | File type : Document

Bibliography Canadian Resources Learning Disabilities Association of Ontario. Recommended Practices for Assessment, Diagnosis and Documentation of Learning Disabilities.  Web. Learning Disabilitie... Read More

Resources for The Exceptional Learner

Contributor: Lynell Nissley | File type : Document

The resources on this page were compiled by Lynell Nissley for the use of students in her Faith Builders classes. All Kinds of Minds Learning Framework--one page Parent Toolkit--Read Introduc... Read More