Category Archives: School & Education


Temporary homeschooling made fun!


It may come as a surprise to some, but although I may be totally passionate about working with kids in the school system, working with my own kids in a home school type set-up is not something that I thought I’d ever want to do. The fact is, school is very structured, and kids go […]

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Summer reading


School has been out for over a month now, and with summer being extended in BC due to the teachers strike, we are not quite half way through yet. It can be hard to adjust to having the kids under foot all day, but I also find summer to be a great time to pick […]

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The need for Social Thinking


It was in the summer of 2012 that I first learned about Social thinking when I attended a Michelle Garcia-Winner conference put on by ACT. I immediately fell in love with Winner’s concepts and have been expanding my knowledge and using her curriculum ever since. Winner coined the term “social thinking“. As described on her […]

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It’s IEP time again…


It’s that time of year again, the birds are singing, the sun is out, and IEP meetings are being set up! Whether you are new to the whole concept of an Individualized Education Plan or you’ve been a part of them for years, I think it is important to know what they are all about […]

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