Back to school shopping can be simultaneously exhilarating, sticker shock producing and full of hopeful possibility for a new beginning. We know that getting organized, dusting off that IEP from the pile you have avoided since June and preparing to meet your childâ€™s teacher top your to-do lists.
We at BridgingApps find that making lists, using visual cues and taking notes can help us feel prepared and empowered to tackle back to school madness, but we must acknowledge that we -and our children- approach the art of preparedness in different ways. Vive la difference! Taking into account individual preferences, learning styles and a variety of strategies that help us all cope, we have pulled together some practical tools for learning that appeal to many styles and wonâ€™t break the bank.
Read our full article in the September/October 2016 Parenting Special Needs Magazine. And, be sure to subscribe to the free digital magazine.