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Behavior, Kansas Trainings: (Ten) Dealing with Aggressive and Fighting Behavior

Presented by KSDE Technical Assistance System Network (TASN)

Behavior, Kansas Trainings: (9) Dealing with Provocative Behavior

Presented by KSDE Technical Assistance System Network (TASN)

Behavior, Kansas Trainings: (8) Dealing with Student Disrespect

Presented by KSDE Technical Assistance System Network (TASN)

Behavior, Kansas Trainings: (7) Dealing with Student Disruption

Presented by KSDE Technical Assistance System Network (TASN)

Behavior, Kansas Trainings: (6) Dealing with Student Non-Compliance

Presented by KSDE Technical Assistance System Network (TASN)

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Shared Material: Fact Sheet - Lupus (updated 2015)

This fact sheet provides information on lupus, its symptoms, signs and treatment. It also...

Shared Material: Fact Sheet - Hydrocephalus (updated 2015)

This fact sheet provides information on hydrocephalus, its symptoms and treatment. It als...

Shared Material: Fact Sheet -Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (updated 2015)

Fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS) is part of the spectrum of disorders, fetal alcohol spectrum ...

Shared Material: Fact Sheet - Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (updated 2015)

This fact sheet provides information on attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), s...

Shared Material: Fact Sheet - Acquired Brain Injury (updated 2015)

This fact sheet provides information on acquired brain injury (ABI), its symptoms and trea...

Attention, New Data Security is in Place – As of April 13, 2017 we have implemented new data security features to protect the very limited personal data you shared with us when you set up your account and enter each time you sign in or manage account on this website.  You'll notice now when signing in or managing your Account data, your browser will indicate Secure or may show HTTPS on the address line.  That is your assurance that any information you enter on that screen is now encrypted as it is sent to our webservers. 

Teachers...  You Can Now Earn Graduate Credit by
Watching Infinitec Autism Videos

Thanks to a partnership between Infinitec and Midwest Teacher Institute, Infinitec members can now earn three hours of graduate credit for completing MTI-543 -Understanding Autism which includes 10 videos from the Infinitec Online Classroom.  Get the details, click here.

 

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Group Buys Are Arriving!
April 20, 2017, 8:44 PM UTC

Dollar sign - gold in colorWatch this post for our announcement of Group Buys.  So far, we have News2You, Attainment and Don Johnston. Cadan, a MN reseller has products from AbleNet, Cricksoft and MayerJohnson. You will find the order forms under the Member Center - Group Buys.

Do you know about Epic!?
March 30, 2017, 3:37 PM UTC

logo for epic - just spelled outEpic! is a free book repository for elementary teachers and librarians. Thousands of books are available for K-5. Teachers can create student profiles and recommendations. Access from a computer, Kindle, iOS or Android dev...

Discounted AAC Apps for Autism Acceptance Month
March 30, 2017, 3:26 PM UTC

child interacting with iPad and smilingWould you like to know when apps will be discounted during Autism Acceptance month? This graphic from Lauren Enders shows AAC apps, the discount and timeframe.  Thank you Lauren!

Kindle Books Now Accessible to Students Who Are Blind
March 27, 2017, 3:49 PM UTC

icon image of man or boy reading a book under a treeKindle books can now be read by individuals who are blind using a Windows 10, 8 or 7 computer.  You need the Kindle app and the latest version of NVDA, an open source screen reader. 

How to Use Amazon's Alexa on iOS Devices
March 23, 2017, 5:24 PM UTC

icon for AmazonWhat? Use Alexa instead of Siri? Yes, you can now query Alexa on your iPhone or iPad. Simply download the Amazon app (not Amazon Alexa app--you will need that app if you want to ask about weather or traffic.) Use the microphone at the top to interact with Alexa. Read this article for more specifics.  I did find it hasn't been fully enabled in iOS yet. I could only use it for sho...

Chromebooks Apps and Extensions for Learners with Dyslexia
March 03, 2017, 10:21 PM UTC

Chrome browser iconMike Marotta collaborated with CALL Scotland to create this guide identifying apps and extensions for learners with dyslexia. Categories include notetaking text-to-speech, organization, writing support, reading support, reading ebooks, reading the web and working with PDFs. Download here.

Adolescent Sleep, Health and School Start Times National Conference
March 01, 2017, 10:29 PM UTC

logo for national conferenceWe recently posted a video, Teens, Sleep and Later Start Times, by Kyla Wahlstrom, Ph.D. If you find this topic interesting, here is the opportunity to explore the impact of later start times on adolescents. This is the first-of-its-kind national conference devoted to this topic.  The conference will occur in Washington, DC on April 27-28.  

Reducing Prompt Dependence in AAC Learners
January 26, 2017, 9:18 PM UTC

pointing handHere are 5 things to try if you need to reduce prompt dependence with your AAC learners. These are great ideas for those students who wait for you to help before responding.  

Ask and Answer for Clicker 7
January 18, 2017, 5:08 PM UTC

Clicker logoIf you're a Clicker 7 user, you should check out this new template. It's called Ask and Answer and allows the recording of 6 questions to which students can reply. It's quick and easy, but won't work if you haven't upgraded to Clicker 7. 

All-in-One Visual Support Tool
December 30, 2016, 9:28 PM UTC

image of open binderCreated by Tabi Jones-Wohleber as a way to manage all the "stuff". Here you will find instructions to create your own 5.5 x 8" binder which includes a First/Then board, a Personal Picture Schedule, a Task Analysis Checklist, a Finished Pocket on the front cover, a Token Reward board on the back cover and room for the picture symbols and tokens inside the binder, along with plastic...

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