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Thursday 17 Apr 2014

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Use Gadgets in Boadmaker Studio to Support Instruction for Individuals with Autism!

Do you use timers in your classroom to help students stay on task?  Would you like to add multiple choice questions to on-screen reading activities to assess comprehension?  Quickly and easily enhance your activities by learning more about these 2 Gadgets in Boardmaker Studio. 1 …

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Work Smarter – Not Harder. Boardmaker Studio Starter Templates will save you time!

  Time flies when you have a never ending to-do list.  Did you know that Boardmaker Studio Starter Templates will save you a ton of time when creating new activities for your students?  Studio Starter Templates are the quickest way …

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Cool Boardmaker ideas to kick off Autism Awareness Month

We love Boardmaker!  Some of us have been using it since BEFORE it was software on the computer.  Do you remember the old spiral bound books of Picture Communication Symbols (PCS) that we had to photocopy, color, cut out, laminate, …

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DSM-V: Does it Change AAC in Autism Intervention?

Article by Sandy Klindworth  The long-awaited DSM-V has been released, and with it “refreshed” diagnostic criteria for Autism.  Individuals with autism, families, professionals, and other stakeholders are weighing in with accolades, concerns and criticism.  Respected organizations like Autism Speaks Science …

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Water Safety

Article by Stephanie Ekis, MS, CCC-SLP Last month the National Autism Association released an article titled, NAA Statement on Recent Drowning Deaths in the Autism Community. The article starts by discussing wandering and stated that 49% of children have wandered …

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funclassroom

Use Gadgets in Boadmaker Studio to Support Instruction for Individuals with Autism!

Do you use timers in your classroom to help students stay on task?  Would you like to add multiple choice questions to on-screen reading activities to assess comprehension?  Quickly and easily enhance your activities by learning more about these 2 Gadgets in Boardmaker Studio. 1 …

20ways

Work Smarter – Not Harder. Boardmaker Studio Starter Templates will save you time!

  Time flies when you have a never ending to-do list.  Did you know that Boardmaker Studio Starter Templates will save you a ton of time when creating new activities for your students?  Studio Starter Templates are the quickest way …

awm

Cool Boardmaker ideas to kick off Autism Awareness Month

We love Boardmaker!  Some of us have been using it since BEFORE it was software on the computer.  Do you remember the old spiral bound books of Picture Communication Symbols (PCS) that we had to photocopy, color, cut out, laminate, …

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The PuzzleMouse Project: Recognizing Core Features of Autism through Caregiver-Directed Questionnaire and Video-Based Analysis

This is an exciting opportunity for caregivers of a child between the ages of 14 months and 7 years that has either been diagnosed with autism, has recently received a clinical diagnosis of any developmental delay, or is considered neurotypical, to …

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Bullying

Article by Stephanie Ekis, MS, CCC-SLP We constantly hear the horrible stories of kids bullying other kids.  When I think of the children that I have known from my past years as a Speech-Language Pathologist, I immediately think about the …