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Behavior: MN PBIS: Functional Behavior Assessments, Tier 3 and Behavior Intervention Planning

Presented by Ron Lake, Climate Coordinator, Duluth Public Schools and MDE PBIS Regional Coach

Behavior: MN PBIS: Functional Behavior Assessments, Tier 2

Presented by Ron Lake, Climate Coordinator, Duluth Public Schools and MDE PBIS Regional Coach

Behavior: MN PBIS: Review of Implementation Basics

Presented by Susan Chwalek, School Psychologist and PBIS team member, St. Cloud, MN and Erin Engness, PBIS and RtI Coach, Princeton, MN

Behavior: MN PBIS: School-wide PBIS Overview

Presented by Steve Wagner, Teacher Apollo HS & Charlie Eisenriech, Principal Apollo HS, St. Cloud, MN

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Shared Material: Transition: Building Bridges to the Future

In-depth manual describing a collaboration between 6 agencies in the Chicago area whose go...

Shared Material: Building Bridges to the Future Spanish version

Spanish version of brochure describing the Building Bridges to the Future program, a colla...

Shared Material: Transition: Building Bridges to the Future Brochure

Brief description of the Building Bridges to the Future program, a collaboration of 6 non-...

Other Links: Illinois Schools Assistive Technology Support Website

This website is intended to provide information about the provision of assistive technolog...

Shared Material: Disability Fact Sheet - Static Encephalopathy

This fact sheet identifies the educational implications of static encephalopathy. It inclu...

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Read&Write Offers New Languages
February 08, 2016, 3:04 PM UTC

Logo for Read & Write For all you Chrome users of Read&Write Google: New languages for translation now include French, Portuguese, Bahasa Melayu (Malaysian) and the long-standing Spanish.  

Word Prediction Feature Match
January 25, 2016, 4:42 PM UTC

cartoon girl hunched over typewriterHere is an updated side-by-side comparison of the features of various writing apps that have word prediction. If you're trying to decide which app is best for your student, take a look here first. The PDF version is found in Downloads - Shared Material - Writing.

Using the iPad to Support Dyslexia
January 22, 2016, 9:09 PM UTC

University of Edinburgh logoCALL Scotland (Communication & AT for People with Disabilities) has created a poster identifying all the features of iOS 9 that are helpful for literacy difficulties including dyslexia. It's free to download and features accessibility items like Split View, Siri, improving the readability of Safari, Speak Screen/Selection, Quick Type and more ideas.

Recorditt App - Contribute Voice Files
January 22, 2016, 9:12 PM UTC

Over the last year we've shared info about an upcoming app called Talkitt.  Talkitt is designed to assist people with speech impairments by translating unintelligible sound into clear speech in real time. Recorditt is a free app that is used to help in the development by sharing voice files.  Users are asked to record and submit their own personal voice samples.  A minimum of two voice ...

Speech Recognition in Google Docs
November 11, 2015, 5:11 PM UTC

microphone iconGoogle recently added speech recognition to Google docs when using the Chrome browser. This provides you a great opportunity to try it with students.  We've posted a screencast (Google Voice Typing) created by Nicole Peters, OTR/L from Blue Valley School District in Kansas in the Online Classroom under Tutorials.

Important Info about iOS 9
September 29, 2015, 2:40 PM UTC

Apple iconIf you're an Apple device user and have updated or purchased a new product with iOS 9, you may want to turn off Wi-Fi Assist to prevent extra data charges to your bill (unless you have unlimited data.) Wi-Fi Assist automatically switches to mobile data if your Wi-Fi signal is weak. Turn it off under Settings - Cellular.   

Accessible Playground Locator
September 10, 2015, 7:25 PM UTC

accessible playgroundHave you ever wondered if there is an accessible playground nearby? Use this search engine to locate one near you.  You can also add to the database if you know of one not listed.

Executive Function 101 eBook
August 13, 2015, 8:20 PM UTC

young girl writing in tabletThis free ebook is written for parents or those wishing to learn more about EF. It explains executive functions in a clear understandable way and discusses the areas in which these struggles impact a child; learning, behavior, emotions, social situations and relationships. Tips for support and practice in specific skill areas are included.

Google Forms for Data Collection
May 03, 2015, 7:01 PM UTC

Google drive iconWe're often asked if we have resources for data collection. Here are 3 quick tutorials covering the use of Google forms: Searching and Previewing Google Templates, Editing Templates for Data Collection, and More >>

Can I Use That Picture?
April 21, 2015, 6:25 PM UTC

snow sceneHave you ever wondered about the legality of using a photo? Here is an infographic answering the question of using images - the terms, laws and ethics for using copyrighted images.  Click the embedded image in the article to enlarge.

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