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Bluebee Pals and Social Emotional Learning

The Every School Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA) is a federal law that calls for a well-rounded (whole child) education and a shifting away from the narrow focus on academics. Under ESSA, teachers go beyond academics to cultivate positive student attitudes, values, and habits. Inter- and intra-personal (or, “social and emotional”) competencies include attitudes and…
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Social Detective Intermediate by Social Skill Builder and Social Thinking.com

Social Detective Intermediate by Social Skill Builder, Inc. is a follow-up app to their outstanding Social Detective Beginner app. This intermediate app supports the foundational content of the first app and extends on the concepts involving everyday social interactions. Both apps are based on the graphic novel entitled, You are a Social Detective by Social Thinking. The genius behind this app is that it incorporates real-life…
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Social Skill Builder by Social Skill Builder, Inc.

  In this day and age, it is essential to have some social skills teaching tools in your therapy bag. A few of my private clients have needs in this area; however, it is challenging to find activities that target peer interactions without having actual peers in my sessions! You can imagine my excitement when…
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Tips and Resources for Helping a Child Master Pre-Algebra

  For Parents, Teachers, and Caregivers: Tips and Resources for Helping a Child Master Pre-Algebra The mere mention of pre-algebra is enough to intimidate children.  However, like many subjects, pre-algebra provides a foundation for later courses such as algebra and calculus.  Parents, teachers, and caregivers strive to make learning fun for students, but to begin,…
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The Monsters Family – Pre School App

  The Monsters Family – Pre-School App, by iMagine machine™  Here come the Monsters – the zaniest family since The Flintstones or maybe the Addams Family! Every member of the family has its own unique character and each one has a series of educational and stimulating games that will keep preschoolers busy counting, matching, learning colors,…
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Let’s be Social 1.1 released for iPad – Social Skills for Special Needs

Everyday Speech today announces Let's be Social 1.1, an update to its popular iPad app focused on helping model and teach social skills to children who have special needs, including autism spectrum disorders. Let's be Social comes with 25 premium lessons and gives users the power to create completely customized lessons using their own pictures and text. Version 1.1 includes full text to speech support for all content, allowing a wider range of access for those in the special needs community.
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The Use or Lack of Social Media in School

Teens are actively tweeting, posting, liking, and commenting all across social media and there doesn't seem to be an end in sight. Increasingly, teachers and schools are attempting to leverage the engaging qualities of social media for use in the classroom and beyond - connecting students, teachers, and parents better than ever before. The use of…
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Introducing Let’s be Social! – Social Skills for Autism on your iPad

Everyday Speech today introduces Let's be Social! 1.0 for iPad, a new app focused on helping model and teach social skills to children with autism spectrum disorders and developmental delays. Developed for Speech Language Pathologists, Teachers, and Parents alike, Let's be Social! comes standard with 25 premium lessons and also gives users the power to create their own lessons, write their own questions, and use their own pictures to meet each child's specific learning needs.
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