[caption id="attachment_79198" align="aligncenter" width="400"] April 26, 2018, By Jodi Murphy[/caption] Say Hello to the Next Generation of Assistive Technology …Or rather, let the next generation of assistive technology say “hello” to you. From the beginning, our friends at Bluebee Pals have been committed to children with special needs. Their robotic, huggable, plushie toys have been front and…Read more
About: Jodi Murphy
Jodi Murphy is the founder of Geek Club Books, 501c3 focused on innovative, entertaining autism education. They tell the stories of autism through apps, curriculum, digital media, blog content and webisodes to change perceptions and end stigmas surrounding autism. She has a team of autistic adults who work on everything Geek Club Books creates. Jodi dreams of a world where those on the autism spectrum are valued and given every opportunity to share their gifts with the world. Sign up for Geek Club Books educator list for free apps, resource guides, curriculum, audio stories and more: http://geekclubbooks.com/autistic-student-guide.
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Special education teachers tackle challenges with grace and style and know how to hustle when they need to. They are a unique bunch that doesn't stop at “no,” and are willing to do anything for their students. Trisha Katkin is one who stands out from the bunch! She works endless hours for her students and, lately, she’s been working…Read more
Great Teachers Think Out-of-the-Box for their Special Needs Students What can a teacher do with an anxious student—one who is afraid to engage? Like so many on the autism spectrum, my son’s first experiences at school were difficult. He was ignored by his peers—no birthday parties or sleepovers and often bullied. The teachers at his…Read more
' Ajit Narayanan is a developer and out of compassion and interest, he founded Avaz Inc. to make an augmentative and alternative communication app (AAC) for kids with autism. He's an electrical engineer and used to live and work in the Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area. In 2007, he moved back to India – the city of Chennai…Read more
Bringing the Topic of Autism into the Classroom By Jodi Murphy, Geek Club Books I am sure that most of you by now have heard the term “autism awareness” and you probably know that there is a national autism awareness month every April. It was so declared by the Autism Society in April of 1970…Read more
For more information: Jodi Murphy Geek Club Books firstname.lastname@example.org Images available upon request Aspergers Duo Creates Entertaining, Educational Webisodes for Autistic Kids and their Peers Kayle Concepts announces their innovative ‘Bluebee TeeVee’ autism education initiative in partnership with Geek Club Books autism storytelling non-profit and QSAC (Quality Services for the Autism Community). NEW YORK -…Read more
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