The 5 Ws of Sensory Stimulation Strategies

The 5 Ws of Sensory Stimulation Strategies

The rise – and inevitable classroom banning – of fidget spinners has inspired conversation about the value of sensory stimulation techniques, and the true difference between a “fidget” and a “toy”.  What is the difference, and how...
Holiday Gift Guide

Holiday Gift Guide

We’ve all been there… Grandparents or Aunts and Uncles ask what the kids want and you just can’t come up with anything! We are here to help! As a group of parents, educators, and therapists, we created a list of our top gift ideas for children 2-8 years old.  Stocking...
Why Kids Need Our Empathy, Not Our Criticism

Why Kids Need Our Empathy, Not Our Criticism

In my experiences talking with parents, through both my job and my social circles, it seems there is an increasing understanding of the many challenges children face and arrive with every day at school. This is something educators see frequently, as they get to know...