One of the most important parts of a Special Instructors’ role is to collaborate with a child’s most important people: his parents and caregivers. As educators, the primary goal is to meet your individual child’s developmental needs. We want to help them develop age appropriate play skills and meet milestones.
Health conditions that affect newborns can be common, and many are easily treatable. Here are some very common birth conditions that can be treated pretty easily.
Raising a child with an autism spectrum disorder (ASD) can be challenging. Here are some great helpful tips on how to ensure that your child with ASD can thrive!
Being inclusive and accepting of others is crucial to teach your little ones so that they may grow up to be empathetic and caring people. Here are some amazing ways to encourage inclusive behavior in your little ones.
Raising a child with special needs can be stressful and difficult. Remember that you are not alone, and you have so much love and support for you and your little one all around you. Here are some useful tips for parenting a child with special needs.
Learn about the benefits of therapy dogs for child development and happiness. This article helps explain all of the ways that a therapy dog can assist your little ones in living a happier, healthier, calmer, and overall better lifestyle.
Note: This is an unabridged version of a column I wrote for GRAND Magazine. As a parent or grandparent, you cannot escape making the to-watch or not-to-watch decision about 13 Reasons Why, the Netflix 13-hour series that depicts Hannah Baker, a high school student and the show’s central character, who dies by suicide. Hannah leaves […]
Today’s families are increasingly multicultural and multiracial. Research has a found that transracial families thrive, but transracial parenting must be intentional parenting. Many parents think that love is enough to overcome racial and cultural differences between themselves and their child, but they must also create a diverse community of people in their life to offer […]