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Making Your Mark, Best Handwriting Apps 2014

Making Your Mark, Best Handwriting Apps Read the full review here. So much research is going into the neurophysiological importance of handwriting, and how it improves learning and cognition. Citing current research in her New York Times article, Maria Konnikova discusses how the art of gesture through writing not only facilitates memory but also helps drive cognition.…
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How Dogs Help Children Read

Reading Dogs Giving Children the Confidence to Read Aloud In classrooms across the country and in some homes too, dogs are making a difference to children’s lives. This is not just as pets or to help guide children with visual impairments, or to calm a child on the autism spectrum, but to just be there…
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12 Best Special Needs Apps of 2012 – Special Education

12 Best Special Needs Apps of 2012 - Special Education See.Touch.Learn Pro, by Brain Parade is one app that can have many purposes, including creating your own lessons. The most important asset to this app is built-in flashcards with interactive features that can be customized by a speech therapist, teacher or parent. Having all the libraries available…
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StartDot Handwriting

StartDOT Handwriting, by TrishCO LLC,  is a beautifully crafted app. I am finding more and more that really outstanding apps are going by, under the radar. A quick pouf at their launch and then they somewhat disappear. Finding one is like discovering buried treasure. StartDOT Handwriting is like discovering a field of emeralds on a forest…
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Good handwriting and good grades: FIU researcher finds new link

Good handwriting and good grades: FIU researcher finds new link Frank Jenson from Binary Labs asked us to share this video clip. We were happy to post this video, and also want to emphazie that it is not just handwriting, but all fine motor skills that kids need to spend time with. Handling scissors, playing…
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