Inclusion?

This week I viewed a video on Facebook from the author of “Don’t We Already Do Inclusion?” To be honest, it made me a little angry. First of all, our coffee shop is inclusive in nature in that we encourage the entire school to be involved in launching the coffee shop....

What about those transition plans?

It’s NOT just a coffee shop…. What about those transition plans? Yes, our curriculum helps you set up an on-campus coffee shop…. But our curriculum is more than that! Our curriculum gives you data/grade forms to hold students accountable. Our curriculum walks you...

Teaching “grit”

Holding our students to high standards… This is what we’ve been “preaching” for 10 years. We really didn’t need research to show that showing “grit” (perseverance, the ability to keep going, sticking with something despite making mistakes, etc) is a key predictor to...

Accountability is key

Do you know what is lacking in so many small group special education classrooms? It’s student accountability. Are your students truly held accountable for what you teach them on a daily basis? Do they know that their skills and performances are being assessed and...