“Every human being is a resource…” Don’t disown differences – celebrate them! Our gene pool has a reason for its survival. ‘One size fits all’ cannot continue as the universal calibration anymore. Time to celebrate neurodiversity. Watch this video to gain some insight into the mindset of an individual with Autism.
A recent article in the NASEN magazine that talks about changing of perspectives and rethinking disabilities as superpowers! Different or disabled? Time to change our thinking! the-power-of-different
“Early intervention can make a lifetime of difference.” Watch this 1 minute video to understand some of the red flags for identifying Autism. The sooner the child gets intervention the greater the chances of social, emotional and academic success.
Check out how Mark Ruffalo understands empathy in this Sesame Street video!
Here are 50 fun ways to improve your child’s fine motor development.
Welcome to another brand new year at YIS! We have lots of new families joining us and this article is a really good reminder that whether or not your child has a learning need, every child needs to be understood. A conversation jar is a great way to connect with children and hope that everyone finds something helpful in this article.
26 phrases to calm an angry child! Some of these strategies are tried and tested and do work. Keep at it and you will find ways to help your child not just deal with the anger but accept and understand the emotion and then let it go!
A simple and informative video to explain what Dyslexia is and what is isn’t.
More and more research in neuroplasticity brings us greater hope in that we all have the capacity to rewire our brain, our emotions and our learning! Here is a good read.