We all wonder what the year will be like for our kids when they transition from one grade level to another. This great article from Scholastic gives some insight on what to expect in second grade! What’s It Like in Second Grade
Whether winter brings severe storms, light dustings or just cold temperatures, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has some valuable tips on how to keep your children safe and warm. Click the picture below to learn more!
The Michelle P. Waiver is a home- and community-based waiver program of the Kentucky Medicaid program developed as an alternative to institutional care for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities. The waiver allows individuals to remain in their homes with services and supports. Learn more here: Michelle P Waiver
According to www.understood.org, “Dyslexia is a disorder that inhibits the process of learning to read with fluency and lucidity. Dyslexia is believed to affect between 5 to 10 percent of the world’s population, although there is a lack of conclusive evidence in this regard. Dyslexia as a disorder basically makes it difficult for a child to read and find way through Math problems. An easy way to understand dyslexia would…
How does executive function affect your child in the classroom? While it isn’t a commonly known term, it may be having a big effect on your child’s success, both in the classroom and at home. What Are Executive Function Skills?
Did you know that nearly 6.4 million children have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Disorder or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder? ADD and ADHD are one of the most commonly diagnosed disabilities in children in the US. Click the link below to learn more! Learn More About ADD/ADHD
This is a great website for all things involving children with special needs. Check it out!
Hello! I am a special education resource teacher, as well as a second grade co-teacher. Although I am brand new to Washington County, this is my ninth year teaching special education. I live here in Springfield with my husband and children. I love teaching and especially teaching students with special needs. I’m thrilled to be a part of the WCES team!