Circle of Friends Field Day

Circle of Friends Field Day

by Ellen Birch For the last five years, I have worked closely with the fourth-grade teachers at New City School to plan a Circle of Friends Field Day at their school for our special-needs students from Ackerman School. Together we have planned a variety of activities – decorating picture…

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Penny Wars

Penny Wars

North County Technical High School raised $850 in Penny Wars. The money benefitted the Special Education Foundation Kid-to-Camp initiative with a $250 campership, along with North Tech’s Give and Grow Program, which supports students with school supplies and uniforms. Teacher Barbara Schipp conceived of Penny Wars as a way to…

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Cornhole Bean Bag Toss Games

Cornhole Bean Bag Toss Games

SSD’s South Technical High School Construction and Outdoor Maintenance program made several sets of cornhole bean bag toss games for the Dan McLaughlin Golf Tournament to Benefit the Special Education Foundation silent auction. Teacher Paul Heumann says, “When we started we were not sure what to do with them.

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Cambio Means Change

Cambio Means Change

The Special School District engaged the Cambio Group for the 2017-2018 school year. Their team is instrumental in reinforcing the need for educators and staff at SSD in Saint Louis to embrace change at the kick-off of the school year. In spite of the break most of us enjoyed over…

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