Take back your Friday and learn about the different ways that you can improve your Deaf awareness. Click here for the list.
In need of a little motivation to help you finish out the week? Check out this collection of quotes related to daily living, being an OT, and the therapy process. Click here for the list.
Attention SLPs! Help the teachers in your school incorporate augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) into their classroom with the help of these eight important tips. Take a look!
Inspire learning through play with the help of these 15 new tech toys, ranging from interactive dolls to electricity-generating soccer balls. Take a look!
In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, take a minute to read about Lucas Hobbs, a young cancer survivor who used his “Make-A-Wish” opportunity to give back and feed the hospital staff, patients, and doctors who took care of him throughout his stay. Way to go Lucas! Click here for the full story and video.
Attention therapists and special educators! Share this list of commonly used acronyms with the parents and family members of your students to help everyone involved in the IEP process communicate more effectively. Click here for the list.
In case you haven’t heard, today is AOTA’s National School Backpack Awareness Day. Click here to learn safety tips for avoiding pain and injury that can come from backpacks and school bags, and share this post with teachers and OTs to help spread the word.
Strait from The ASHA Leader Blog, this list explores the best apps to help your clients improve their social skills, life skills, language skills, and more. Take a look, and comment below if you know of any other useful apps to add to this list.
Inclusive of trick-or-treating alternatives, candy corn recipes, and crafts with special accommodations for kids with disabilities – this list will serve as an excellent reference tool for teachers and therapists throughout the autumn season. Click here to take a look!
Grab a little inspiration from this list of unusual ways to motivate your students throughout the school year. Take back your Friday and check out the list here.