occupational therapy

10 Pumpkin Activities for the Classroom

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Occupational Therapists

Get inspired by this list of classroom friendly and creative pumpkin activities, and discover how you can incorporate them into your next lesson plan. Check it out.   Get apps and activities delivered to your inbox monthly: https://txsource.com/newsletter Looking for a therapy job? Check out our current opening: http://jobs.txsource.net

What Parents Wish You Knew About Their Child with Down Syndrome

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Speech-Language Pathologists

As Down Syndrome Awareness Month continues, take a look at this article that features images and quotes from parents discussing what they wish you knew about their child with Down syndrome. Take back your Friday, and take a look.       Get apps and activities delivered to your inbox monthly: https://txsource.com/newsletter Looking for a therapy job? Check… Read More »

5 Dollar Isle Finds for Therapists

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Occupational Therapists,

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!

Ed Tech Tuesday: 50 Resources for iPads in Education

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Speech-Language Pathologists

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!

16 Inspirational Quotes for OTs

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Occupational Therapists

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.

EdTech Tuesday: 15 Educational Tech Toys for Kids

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School Physical Therapists

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!  

25 Common IEP Acronyms Parents Should Know

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Speech-Language Pathologists

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.    

National School Backpack Awareness Day

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School Physical Therapists

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.

50 Fall Activities for Kids with Special Needs

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Speech-Language Pathologists

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!  

TBYF: 10 Unconventional Ways to Motivate Students

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Speech-Language Pathologists

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.