COACHES NEWSLETTER

NOVEMBER

GIVING THAT EXTRA DEGREE 212°

"At 211 degrees, water is hot. At 212 degrees, it boils. And with boiling water, comes steam. And with steam, you can power a train. Just one extra degree makes all the difference." ~Sam Parker


Here is a great example of a teacher giving that extra degree!


http://abcnews.go.com/Lifestyle/florida-teacher-starts-day-complimenting-students/story?id=35259600



Thank you for going that extra degree! Keep sharing with us your 212 moments!

USAPT, CETA, Student Data Collection

Remember Coaches to use these data tools when supporting teams at your builidings. Contact your TC if you need assistance with these tools.


Universal Supports Assessment and Planning Tool

(USAPT 2.0)


•Classroom Environment and Teaching Assessment (CETA) Tool


•Individual Student Data Collection

–Independence

–Engagement

–Social interaction

Family Collaboration

Helpful LINKS for Families

MAF (Michigan Alliance for Families)

http://www.michiganallianceforfamilies.org/

–Reps on RCNs

–For special education questions


•The Family Center for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs

http://www.michigan.gov/mdch/0,4612,7-132-2942_4911_35698-56603--,00.html

–Scholarships

–Parent mentor trainings


•AAOM (Autism Alliance of Michigan) https://autismallianceofmichigan.org/

–For insurance coverage information

–Navigator


- Autism Support and Resource Center

http://www.geneseeautism.org/


- Holidays

http://www.upstatenyautism.org/twelve-tips-helping-people-autism-families-happy-holiday/


https://www.autismspeaks.org/blog/2013/11/19/holiday-tips-kids-autism-spectrum-disorders

Awesome Happenings in Genesee County

Peer To Peer

More and more Peer to Peer groups continue to pop up around Genesee County.



  • Armstrong Middle School in Kearsley~ Follow them on Twitter @AMS_Po100P2P
  • Fiedler Elementary Kearsley
  • Grand Blanc East and West Middle Schools
  • Atherton Elementary
  • Flushing High School
  • Lake Fenton
  • Davison Hahn Intermediate
  • Davison Middle School
  • Davison High School
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Build Your Future

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