Aug 082013
 

SMART Exchangewww.exchange.smarttech.com

Teachers share SMART Board activities on this site in every conceivable content area. This site is loaded with already created activities. Why reinvent the wheel? You can download and tweak the activities to meet your needs. As long as you are set up to use the SMART Board software, it is free.

Aug 082013
 

Council for Exceptional Childrenwww.cec.sped.org

This is a comprehensive site geared for educators of children with special needs. This organization actively advocates for children with special needs. They provide useful resources and they have a bookstore. One of the resources is Life Centered Education (LCE), a useful program for teaching life skills. You can subscribe to the daily news (SmartBrief) in education free of charge. Professional memberships in their organization are available.

Aug 082013
 

Evergreen Parks and Recreation Departmentwww.evergreenrecreation.com

This local organization provides facilities and activities for all member participants. They also have a special populations program that provides a wide range of community, recreational, cultural, and leisure activities for those with special needs. Some of the outcomes include improved life and social skills. You may recall from the book that Kristina’s involvement in this program was life changing.