Tag Archives: DPchallenge

How do YOU prefer to read?

5 Feb

How do you prefer to read, with an eReader like a Kindle or Nook, or with an old school paperback in hand?

With a massive 75% of the poll vote going to E-readers, what is so great about them?  Continue reading


The nightmare of public affection

28 Jan

Body language, eye signals, embraces, all a bit of a nightmare. 

The students I have with autism are so varied, it is difficult for THEM to understand what autism looks like, never mind what we think.  Continue reading

Weekly writing challenge: the instant my life changed

15 Nov

This weeks writing challenge was easy for me: the moment my life changed was the moment that I knew that Special Education was the career path I needed to pursue.

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Weekly Writing Challenge: A Picture Is Worth 1,000 Words.

5 Nov

I will tackle this challenge from an autistic child’s point of view, how I think they might interpret this image.

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Loneliness in a crowd

4 Nov

I found this Daily Prompt and it really struck a chord with me.

I used to cover a module of work entitled loneliness. The students were asked to write a letter to someone back home, imagining that they are lonely.

What did they write? Continue reading