Are you a PT or OT on a budget? Take advantage of these dollar store items to use year round in your therapy sessions. Perfect for gross motor, fine motor, and sensory motor play. Check it out!
This week on #EdTechTuesday, make sure to explore the top resources for apps in education. This list is perfect for both teachers and special educators. Take a look!
Fall into speech and language with this collection of free resources, interactive activities, and more. Check out the list, and share with a friend or colleague.
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!
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.
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!