Unique Learners on Vacation

Unique Learners on Vacation

Summer vacation can be particularly trying for parents of unique learners. These parents want to make special memories with their children. Their typical learners are excited and can hardly wait for the family vacation that will soon begin. Their unique learner may be...
Tactile Hypersensitivity: Out of Touch

Tactile Hypersensitivity: Out of Touch

Many children suffer from tactile hypersensitivity. This is a little like having superpowers for your skin – but not in a good way. Before you assume your child is just being difficult, learn about tactile hypersensitivity and how it negatively impacts your child...
Social Anxiety and the Unique Learner

Social Anxiety and the Unique Learner

Social anxiety in the unique learner can stem from several sources. Many of these causes are common among those who suffer from social anxiety. However, for the unique learner, being slightly out of step with the world around them can make the anxiety worse. This is...
How Visual Motor Ability Develops

How Visual Motor Ability Develops

How Visual Motor Ability Develops Visual motor ability is a developmentally acquired skill. One of, perhaps, hundreds of triggers for visual motor control occurs at the time that the infant begins to support their own head upright and against gravity. The joint and...
How Learning Occurs

How Learning Occurs

When was the last time you thought about thinking? Have you ever thought about how learning is possible? Learning is kind of amazing when you think about it. Though learning something may require varying amounts of effort, the process that permits learning to occur...
Dealing With Stress to Prevent Burnout

Dealing With Stress to Prevent Burnout

The end of the school year is exciting – and exhausting. Teachers are often experiencing stress and burnout. It can be a very stressful time for teachers as they struggle to keep their students, and themselves, engaged. The students aren’t the only ones who want to...

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