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“Tips On How To Increase Reading Comprehension,” A New Article On Vkool.Com, Teaches People Useful Ways To Improve Their Reading Skills - V-kool

Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 The new “Tips On How To Increase Reading Comprehension” article on the website Vkool.com covers helpful strategies to promote reading skills quickly.


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Social Media Exchange - Enhance your Digital Storytelling

Social Media Exchange - Enhance your Digital  Storytelling | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Start 2014 with fresh ideas, new skills and inspiration The Social Media Exchange celebrates the power of digital storytelling and the impact it has to  positively change the world around us.  Book now for a series of bitesized interactive...
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Autism and critical thinking – as simple as reading a map | Autism Support Network

Autism and critical thinking – as simple as reading a map | Autism Support Network | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
How maps make a difference in critical thinking for one person with autism.
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The importance of presuming competence !

 

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35 Digital Tools To Create Simple Quizzes And C...

35 Digital Tools To Create Simple Quizzes And C... | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
35 Digital Tools To Create Simple Quizzes And Collect Feedback From Students If there is one thing teachers lack, it’s time. And while using technology to automate learning has been frowned upon by many, using...
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Video modeling helps educators teach social skills to young students

Video modeling helps educators teach social skills to young students | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Educators in a school district in Minnesota are using video modeling in their early-childhood classrooms to highlight appropriate behaviors and emotional and social skills.
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Meet Russell, A Robot That Helps Autistic Children Develop Social ...

Meet Russell, A Robot That Helps Autistic Children Develop Social ... | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Meet Russell, A Robot That Helps Autistic Children Develop Social Skills. He uses cameras and a Kinect. By Pranav Dixit. In a room at Tennessee's Vanderbilt University, Russell tries to engage Madeline, a 3-year-old autistic ...
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Special Needs Digest: 40 Amazing iPad Apps for the Learning ...

Special Needs Digest: 40 Amazing iPad Apps for the Learning ... | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Students with learning disabilities can enhance and develop their communication skills, learn how to adapt to situations, and develop social skills. Check out this ... Autism Timer: This app offers a digital timer for students with autism.
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A Mom Wrote An Amazing Letter To The Man Who Sat With Her 3-Year-Old Autistic Daughter On An Airplane

A Mom Wrote An Amazing Letter To The Man Who Sat With Her 3-Year-Old Autistic Daughter On An Airplane | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Shanell Mouland wasn't expecting much when an older businessman sat next to her daughter on a flight back from Disney, but it turns out he knew just what to do.

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Ready To Learn: Reading comprehension vital to enjoyment - Sierra Vista Herald

Ready To Learn: Reading comprehension vital to enjoyment
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Reading comprehension involves concentration and the ability to connect words with ideas.
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Robot helps autistic children develop social skills - Salon

Robot helps autistic children develop social skills - Salon | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
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Robot helps autistic children develop social skills
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In doing so, he helps autistic children with something they struggle with: the ability to imitate others, a skill essential to learning.
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19 Toys & Apps that can help develop Language and Social Skills in ...

19 Toys & Apps that can help develop Language and Social Skills in ... | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
These toys and apps can help your child with autism develop important social and language skills.
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Questar Releases the Degrees of Reading Power® in an Online Platform - PR Newswire (press release)

Questar Releases the Degrees of Reading Power® in an Online Platform - PR Newswire (press release) | Special Education and Technology | Scoop.it
Questar Releases the Degrees of Reading Power® in an Online Platform
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The DRP test of reading comprehension requires close and analytical reading of informational passages.
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