During back to school time, this is a huge concern for families like ours.
Our different challenges mean we have special concerns, and during August I will hear at least a thousand different versions of “how will my teacher know…” or “what if they don’t read the IEP on the first day? I also have templates for a Snapshot IEP or IEP One-Sheet, if that is what you are looking for.
He’s also non-verbal so he is unable to tell me stories about what happened during his day.
I rely on his daily communication log a great deal.
We all grew extremely close to one another in the 2 weeks that we had together and I can definitely say that they are some of the mo...
Sending any young child out into the world is scary.Writing an essay on everything that makes a person unique would be impossible.The author can only touch on broad topics and hit few keynotes.The one thing in life that brings me the most pleasure is making others laugh.Whether it is a joke, face, stunt or sound, I can produce laughter. Given the chance, I could turn a funeral into a late-night comic relief show.There’s also a pretty high turnover rate in special education.So it often feels like our kids are getting new team members just as soon as we get used to the current ones.Thats what makes me happy and what makes other people feel happy is when you just give to them and love them.To start off my name is as you know Jacqueline Konzen and I was born at Scripps Hospital right here in San Diego and I have lived here ever since.I mainly worked at the zipline where I caught the children as they came down and made sure that they were in safe hands are they crossed back over to the other side.It may not sound like a lot of fun after my body was getting slammed one after another after another but really seeing their faces as they zipped down is what made it all worth it, and how exhilarated they were once they landed.