You’ve just had your child’s first Parent-Teacher Conference of the year. You’ve noticed your child is struggling in a subject or subjects, and you think more needs to be done, but you’re not sure which steps need to be taken next. You are not alone. As second semester approaches, many parents are having the same thoughts.
What should you do?
Talk to your child’s teacher about additional supports he or she is receiving. Many…Continue
Added by Mari Reynolds on October 29, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
If you are in the East Village and see a guy zipping around on a red scooter, it's probably my brother. He gets around!! He loves living in Downtown Des Moines and has a pretty sweet set…Continue
Added by Mari Reynolds on March 17, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
I just signed the petition for an American Girl doll with a disability!!! And you should too!! Go to http://www.change.org/petitions/american-girl-release-an-american-girl-with-a-disability
As a Family Support Coordinator at ASK Resource Center, I have a unique opportunity to help families to learn about the options available to them and navigate the support services available to kids with special needs through the school systems. I try to help brainstorm, problem-solve and advocate for high expectations for all students.
I have been able to provide input into a few state-wide councils including past involvement in the Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation…Continue
Added by Mari Reynolds on December 10, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments