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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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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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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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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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SOCIAL MEDIA AND LITERACY

Social media skills millennials lack This is a cross-blog my Jennifer Casa-Todd originally posted on UOIT MEd I remember George Couros when he came to our District, asking the question, “If you don’t know what a hashtag is are you considered illiterate today?” I thought about that as I read a recent article by CEO of…
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i Create… Social Skills Stories

  Social skills need to be taught in classrooms; with the rise of conditions like autism or the frequency of bullying, it is necessary for children to really learn how to interact in social situations.  From iGet It, LLC comes i Create... Social Skills Stories, a new app designed to help you create social skills…
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