Welcome Physical Therapists!

Thank you for visiting my post!  I hope that this site will be visited my both therapists and families looking for new therapy ideas to use with their children.  I plan to share articles from current research as… Read More

Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports

Another blogger that I follow, School Psyched: Your School Psychologist, shared this great resource. Escambia County School District in Florida has compiled many resources to assist school psychologists and school teams in data collection for Functional Behavior Assessments… Read More

Free Classroom Behavior Management Tool!

Teachers are always searching for fun and effective ways to manage behavior in their classroom. Classrooms in the district I work in are finding success with a free program called Class Dojo. Class Dojo offers teachers a quick, easy, and fun way… Read More

Suicide and Crisis Prevention in Schools

Every 4 hours a child commits suicide in America. As educators, we need to learn to recognize students at risk for suicide, identify warning signs of suicide, take preventative precautions, and  report suicide threats to appropriate parental and… Read More

Progress Monitoring Graph Templates

Oral Reading Fluency - Words per Minute Chart

Collecting progress monitoring data allows educators to evaluate student growth over time. Graphing progress monitoring data provides quick and easy analysis of student progress. By looking at graphs of progress, educators can quickly and accurately determine an intervention’s effectiveness…. Read More

Practice Those Speech Sounds Over the Summer!

  Are you a parent who wants to keep your child practicing those speech sounds over the summer, but you’re not sure what words to practice? Here is a list from Home Speech Home that has all the… Read More

Response to Intervention Implementation Guidance Document

Looking for a step by step guidance document for planning and implementing Response to Intervention or a multi-tiered system of support in your school or district? Look no further! The National Association for State Directors of Special Education… Read More

New Schoolwide Screening Tools Summary Chart Available

The Center on Response to Intervention has recently posted a helpful Tools Chart consisting of various universal screening assessments. Universal screeners are used to quickly assess all students in order to identify those not meeting expectations. Interventions can… Read More