Where Does Special Instruction Take Place? Where does Special Instruction take place? I get asked that quite often. Federal Regulations of IDEA say: “Early intervention services must be provided in natural environments, including the home and community settings in which children without disabilities participate, to the maximum extent that is appropriate.” (Sec. 303.12) “[Natural environments […]Read More Where Does Special Instruction Take Place?
The Rules of Home Visiting Explained Special Instruction home visiting brings with it certain realities and adventures, both positive and negative. Along the way, I have learned and relearned lessons. To try to protect myself and others (including you, dear reader) I have developed “rules for home visiting.” Kinda like Gibbs’ rules from NCIS. Maybe […]Read More The “Rules” of Home Visiting
#1 Never use the bathroom at a home visit. Special Instructors serve children in their natural environment. Many times this is in a home. Oftentimes, it is in a child care center. A trip you thought would be #1 can turn into an unexpected #2. They could be out of toilet paper. Out of towels […]Read More My Little “Rules”