Archive for November, 2012

November is National Homeless Youth Awareness Month

  November is National Homeless Youth Awareness Month Sarah Anderson wanted her students to develop compassion for community members who were houseless. She invited people into the classroom to share their stories. Those stories helped students connect and move beyond stereotypes. November is National Homeless Youth Awareness Month. What conversations can you have with students?

check out this video of public education reform

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zDZFcDGpL4U&feature=youtu.be

Something to Think About: Information that parents are receiving from PATH– SPED folks need to keep this in mind as well.

This item is on the National Center for Learning Disabilities website, www.ncld.org.  The information contained here is appropriate for parents of children with any disability.  Monitoring progress is an important concept of IDEA, the special ed law.  However, it is common for parents to not have a clear understanding of their child’s progress or lack […]

Happy Thanksgiving

Region 10 Annual Technology Conference: Call For Presentations

Announcing a  Call for Presentations for the Annual Region 10 Technology Conference on May 7, 2013 The theme for this year’s event is “The Future Is Now”. As always we ask your help in identifying teachers and administrators who are doing creative things in your districts and ask that you encourage them to consider presenting. […]

Region 10 Annual Technology Conference: Call For Presentations

Announcing a  Call for Presentations for the Annual Region 10 Technology Conference on May 7, 2013 The theme for this year’s event is “The Future Is Now”. As always we ask your help in identifying teachers and administrators who are doing creative things in your districts and ask that you encourage them to consider presenting. […]

NAEYC Website for Parents

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) has launched a new website for parents. You can access the website at the following link: http://families.naeyc.org