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The Other Side of the Table

Before becoming a parent, I was a teacher and administrator for many years. During that time I taught everything from kindergarten to fifth grade.  I worked with various socioeconomic levels and students of various needs, abilities and disabilities.  I taught […]

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A Career on Hold

I am 37, and I just got my K-6 teaching certificate in the state of North Carolina. A lot of people wonder why I am just starting out More...

What a difference the {right} teacher makes.

It's no secret this has been the worst school year for Luke. The worst. Nope, I take that back. The second worst. I think Kindergarten still holds the More...

ADHD has us in irons, but I’m still fighting to turn around and find our tail wind.

I learned an interesting sailing term recently -- "in irons." When you are in irons, you are sailing against the wind so directly that the boat stalls and More...

Tips for a good IEP meeting… and response to questions

Let's dive into the questions and frustrations many of you expressed on my last article on IEP meetings. Generally, I encourage all of you who are frustrated to bring More...

An Invitation to Meet a Member of your IEP Team

So, your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, or perhaps Autism, or even PDD-NOS. You have been invited to an IEP meeting to discuss this diagnosis and develop More...

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