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Finger Funatics Fine Motor Development Program 20% OFF

Finger Funatics Fine Motor Development Program 20% OFF

Today our children in the 21st century are into technology, aren't they?! Many children would love to stay on their iPads and play "Minecraft" or check out fun videos rather than do any fun crafts or projects. Sometimes as parents we may not want to pull out messy...

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BombBomb: Make Your Message Come Alive with a Video Email

BombBomb: Make Your Message Come Alive with a Video Email

Think for a second of the possibilities of a personal video email... http://bombbomb.com Last week I had the opportunity to go to one of our school districts to observe kindergarten, first-, and second-grade teachers teaching mathematics.  For me, it was a gift to be...

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FREE Early Learning Webinars

FREE Early Learning Webinars

I know as parents we are always looking for ways to help our children with how they develop in the early years. Well parents, how would you like FREE professional development to help you do that? Here are three of my early learning webinars on Literacy/Oral Language...

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ChoiceBoard-Creator APP

ChoiceBoard-Creator APP

I LOVE this app to help build independence! It is great for ASD kids, for parents at home, for centers, etc.  The best part is.....it's FREE!! ChoiceBoard-Creator By Techno Chipmunk  https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/choiceboard-creator/id453988580?mt=8-- ChoiceBoard...

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The Key to Unlocking Your Child’s Heart

The Key to Unlocking Your Child’s Heart

How many of you have asked your child what they did at school and they reply..."Nothing!" Every parent knows that the common “how was your day” question doesn’t elicit the responses that we want, but we keep trying it. Often times children are great at asking so many...

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What A Successful Student-Led Math Night Looks Like

What A Successful Student-Led Math Night Looks Like

In one of our past blogs, we featured Joey, a teacher in Sheridan County, Wyoming who created an anchor task that I have been using in my training sessions across the country.  Well, recently a teacher from the same district sent me a link of videos highlighting a...

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Engage NY Made EASY!

Engage NY Made EASY!

With the Common Core shifting our teaching to a more in-depth focus on fewer topics, it's creating quite a challenge for many people.  Not only is it a new way of thinking for teachers delivering instruction, but it is also a new way of learning for parents, too. Sure...

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“Understood,” A Website For Parents & Educators

“Understood,” A Website For Parents & Educators

As parents we want the best for our children, but sometimes when challenges arise we aren't sure where to turn. We often don't have the right resources to tap into, and at times we might just like a "coach" in life to help us! This website is great for parents with...

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