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Behavior: MN PBIS: Functional Behavior Assessments, Tier 3 and Behavior Intervention Planning

Presented by Ron Lake, Climate Coordinator, Duluth Public Schools and MDE PBIS Regional Coach

Behavior: MN PBIS: Functional Behavior Assessments, Tier 2

Presented by Ron Lake, Climate Coordinator, Duluth Public Schools and MDE PBIS Regional Coach

Behavior: MN PBIS: Review of Implementation Basics

Presented by Susan Chwalek, School Psychologist and PBIS team member, St. Cloud, MN and Erin Engness, PBIS and RtI Coach, Princeton, MN

Behavior: MN PBIS: School-wide PBIS Overview

Presented by Steve Wagner, Teacher Apollo HS & Charlie Eisenriech, Principal Apollo HS, St. Cloud, MN

Kansas IEP Training: Kansas IEP Training - Module 8 - Standards-based IEPs

Presented by Kansas State Department of Education & TASN

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Shared Material: Transition: Building Bridges to the Future

In-depth manual describing a collaboration between 6 agencies in the Chicago area whose go...

Shared Material: Building Bridges to the Future Spanish version

Spanish version of brochure describing the Building Bridges to the Future program, a colla...

Shared Material: Transition: Building Bridges to the Future Brochure

Brief description of the Building Bridges to the Future program, a collaboration of 6 non-...

Other Links: Illinois Schools Assistive Technology Support Website

This website is intended to provide information about the provision of assistive technolog...

Shared Material: Disability Fact Sheet - Static Encephalopathy

This fact sheet identifies the educational implications of static encephalopathy. It inclu...

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App Wheel for Students with ASD
October 07, 2014, 10:11 PM UTC

wheel listing apps for autismHere it is: Version 2 of Mark Coppin's Autism App Wheel. This sampling of apps are based on common learning characteristics and traits that are typical of students with ASD. Download here

iPad Apps for AAC Wheel
October 07, 2014, 10:14 PM UTC

image of AAC wheelThis wheel of AAC apps by Sally Millar and Gillian McNeill of CALL Scotland provides a categorized guide to iPad apps for people with complex communication needs who may need to use some form of AAC.  Download here

Backpack Awareness
September 16, 2014, 3:16 PM UTC

little girl carrying large backpackDo you know that a loaded backpack should never weigh more than 10% of the student's body weight? Wednesday, September 17 is Backpack Awareness Day sponsored by the American Occupational Therapy Association.  Here are some facts and handouts for you: The 1,2,3s of Backpack Wearing, Backpack Facts: What's All the Flap A...

New Group Buy Added
September 03, 2014, 9:32 PM UTC

TextHelp Read&Write iconTextHelp is offering a discount on Read&Write Gold single and site licenses.  They are also offering a discounted group license for Read&Write for Google.  (See below for how teachers can get a free copy.) Click here for the order form.

Infinitec Accessibility TipSheet - DLM
August 04, 2014, 2:49 PM UTC

checklist iconThis TipSheet was designed to provide information and links to web-based and downloadable tools that would allow the user to explore commonly-used accessibility features that are found in common state tests.

Organizations That Fund iPads
August 06, 2014, 2:10 PM UTC

ipad photoThis updated document lists organizations that offer grants now or may have offered grants in the past to acquire an iPad or iPad apps.  

Read&Write for Google - FREE for Teachers
May 21, 2014, 2:34 PM UTC

Read & Write iconYes, that's correct. Read&Write for Google, the Chrome extension that provides text-to-speech with dual color highlighting, word prediction, talking and picture dictionaries for Google docs is free for teachers. Click here for the instructions to acquire this free tool for your students. 

170 Ways to Use Word Clouds in Every Classroom
May 19, 2014, 1:55 PM UTC

word cloudIt's hard to believe there might be this many different uses of word clouds!  This link from Tech&Learning adresses the use of word clouds in Math, Science, Art, Consumer Ed and more for a total of 170 examples!

Flocabulary
May 16, 2014, 4:22 PM UTC

Use this engaging website to teach vocabulary, language arts, math, science and social studies concepts using rap. Check out the samples or sign up for a 14 day trial. Paid memberships available for classrooms, buildings, districts and even home use. Looking for common core alignment?  There's a section that matches CCSS with videos on the website. 

Group Buys Available Until Dec. 30, 2014
August 13, 2014, 7:45 PM UTC

dollar signUnique Learning System & News-2-You will participate in our group buy for all states this year.  You will find the form here. Attainment's form for all states can be found here.  In Illinois, TeachTown is offering a discount.  Find the form here.

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