The Importance of ABA in Schools

Applied Behavioural Analysis. ABA.  It’s a sticky word. What is it really? It falls under the field of Psychology and under the science of behaviour.  A therapy…yes. Strategies? That as well. Teaching? You know it. It can be a foreign term- and even when...

The Importance of Taking Breaks

There is a mountain of snow outside today!  Some of you are at work, some shovelling their driveways, and some spending time at home with your kids. Now, if you are a KID – you are likely shouting from the rooftop today that you can stay in your PJ’s that...

The JOY of Inclusion Camping

Camping. Inclusion. Two of my very favourite worlds have collided. I am thankful to say I have spent a fair amount of time putting my energy into both of these areas. Do I ever LOVE camp! (as an understatement) Here are 5 reasons why I do: It is BUCKETS of fun! (that...

Learning

I have always loved learning new things about my environment, the people around me and how we, as a collective community can work together to achieve goals. We are all students when we embrace learning from one another. As educators, parents, neighbours- whatever our...