Good morning (or afternoon-opps!) I hope everyone is having a lovely and relaxing president's day weekend. We drove up the coast to Laguna Niguel for a friend's engagement party and have been enjoying the beach and sunshine!
Henry (the dog) takes his job as guard very seriously here in Orange County :)
A few weeks back I attended a conference about utilizing universal designs for learning to help our student's succeed and I learned, for the first time about Read and Write for Google. You guys, seriously, my mind was blown. This service is completely free, the only thing that you need is a google account. It allows you to take text that is on the internet and simplify it, hi-light it, has a text-to-speech function, and creates vocabulary lists with definitions.
As you hover over the icons, the menu reads what each button is for so you don't have to remember.
Molly and Larissa are speech-language pathologists in San Diego, CA, who are looking to share inventive, inclusive, fun ideas for developing communication. This is also their platform for highlighting the many amazing people and resources in the community.