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July 14, 2019

Working with students online can be fun and rewarding, but also poses it's own challenges. Here are some tips on how to set up your virtual classroom to ensure success.

1. Find a quiet and private space. 

Make sure you can close the door and that no one will be walking a...

July 13, 2019

Are you raising bilingual children? Is one language more dominant than the other, but you'd really like them to get better at the less dominant language? Often there are fewer opportunities to to speak the less dominant language, so how do we encourage our children to...

April 8, 2019

Sensory Processing and Focus

Spring is in the air! It seems as an occupational therapist in the schools one of the main things I am always asked about is how to make children pay attention and focus on their work.  This time of the year is always hard when kids want to...

March 22, 2019

Whether your child struggles with a language delay, is learning two or more languages or you just want to give them a language boost, there are many fun ways to encourage language learning at home.

1. Bake a cake, or really any baking project that includes following dir...

February 21, 2019

Bring your child to the next level of speaking, reading and writing in English

Based on the 6+1 Trait Writing Program

We are introducing a whole new level of English learning to children via the computer with a live interactive teacher in order to produce critical thinke...

February 15, 2019

Oral motor weakness, or weakness in the muscles of the lips, tongue and cheeks, can cause a variety of difficulties. The most serious is swallowing difficulty which can lead to food and liquids entering your lungs and possibly causing pneumonia. If you suspect your chi...

January 15, 2019

Being wiggly is a normal state of being for most children and though some are more wiggly and struggle more than others with sitting and maintaining focus, all children need to move. Here are some tips on how to help your child sit and focus for longer.

Get the wiggles...

January 9, 2019

Many people don't realize all the things Speech Therapists are trained to work on to help support your child. The first thing that comes to mind for most people are articulation errors like /r/ or /s/ and stuttering. Speech Therapists actually do so much more!

Language...

January 4, 2019

Happy New Year to all our wonderful families, providers and of course, students!

We can't believe that 2018 has come to an end. It was a year full of excitement and challenges, like starting Virtually ConnectEd! We are super proud of how far we have come in such a short...

December 19, 2018

The holidays are a fun and busy time, they are a time when parents often get to spend more time with their children. It’s a great opportunity to integrate language learning into activities – there is so much to talk about!

1. Christmas cookies, whether you make them you...

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