18 Apps to Help Build Visual Processing Skills

18 Apps to Help Build Visual Processing Skills

It is often difficult to get children to do vision therapy exercises, but if you can find an app that they love, you might be able to engage them for longer than prescribed. The following apps help with different visual tasks. NOTE: Please talk to your vision...
Special Education Law in Each of the 50 States

Special Education Law in Each of the 50 States

Special Education Law is specified at the Federal level with IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) and Section 504 of the ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act). Unfortunately many of the specifics of the laws are not delineated, like the process for...
Can a Special Needs Mom Ever Relax?

Can a Special Needs Mom Ever Relax?

The past decade of my life has been devoted to helping my children recover from their developmental delays. Not only fighting with schools, moving to get into a better school and making sure their IEPs are implemented, but also focusing on what can be done at home to...
The Typical IEP Meeting Agenda

The Typical IEP Meeting Agenda

I know how overwhelming and IEP meeting can be, and it is very difficult to know if they are covering everything they are suppose to. This is especially true if you do not have a special education advocate to help ensure everything is done properly. Not all IEP...