Monthly Archives: September 2015

Taming the Tower of Babel – Making an institution-wide transition to a uniform symbol set for communication

For many years at Beit Issie Shapiro, a large organization that provides many services including early intervention and school based programs for children with special needs, we used Boardmaker symbols to create communication boards, both for low and high tech

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Back to School: Ideas for the Start of the Year

The start of the new school year is always full of emotion; a mix of excitement and apprehension. It’s a time of change and renewal that can often stimulate feelings of anxiety in our students related to the unfamiliar and

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