I promised that I would write about why Emmett’s school report led to so many meltdowns over the last week or so. The reason can be summed up in two words, literal interpretation.
The instructions provided simply said to … Read More
First of all, I hate the idea of homework in general. There’s so much research out that that proves homework doesn’t improve test scores at all. I’m even less supportive of giving homework to kids with special needs.
There’s several … Read More
I’m not gonna lie. Homework for kids with Autism is all kinds of wrong. I mean, some kids may do just fine but others really, really struggle.
Elliott’s the only one who gets nightly homework assignments and while his teachers … Read More
I haven’t actually spoken about this in awhile because until the last few weeks, it hadn’t been an ongoing issue.
We had a really rough start to the year in regards to Elliott and homework. Things were worked out and … Read More
It’s Thursday and all homework is due in the morning. Elliott’s supposed to be doing 9 minutes of homework a night and up until recently, that was a nearly impossible task.
I’ve managed to strike a very fragile balance and … Read More