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What are IEP Adaptive Goals for Preschoolers?

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What are adaptive goals for preschool? When I think of adaptive goals, I think of goals that help a student navigate their environment more independently and are not necessarily related to motor skills, cognitive skills, or emotional skills. Adaptive skills are more self-care like dressing, eating, grooming, and toileting, imitation (such an important early childhood […]

Taking Effective Data: Duration and Latency

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Continuing our look at the RBT™ Task List, we are looking at A-02 Continuous Measurement procedures which is probably the most used method in school if you’re taking any direct observation data. These include ABC data collection, frequency or count, rate, latency, and a few more. Let’s look at DURATION and LATENCY recording. What is duration […]

Taking Effective Data: Frequency and Rate

Continuing our look at the RBT™ Task List, we are looking at A-02 Continuous Measurement procedures which is probably the most used method in school if you’re taking any direct observation data. These include ABC data collection, frequency or count, rate, latency, and a few more. Let’s look at FREQUENCY and RATE procedures. WHAT is frequency count […]

300 IEP Goals and Objectives Examples with Progress Monitoring

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Looking for help with IEP goals and objectives example for early childhood education? Need fresh ideas for preschool, Kindergarten, or 1st grade IEP progress monitoring? This is the BUNDLE of 6 resources which includes 300 goals across 5 domains, not only the IEP goal, but also broken down to objectives and resource ideas! Check it out! It may […]

Preschool Assessment Preparing for the Trip

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Back to school is happening soon! Thinking about your new preschool or pre-K classroom or how to evaluate your preschoolers with what assessment tools? Maybe this is your first year, or maybe you’re looking for some fresh ideas for early childhood assessment or preparing your special education IEP? We all need fresh ideas this year, […]

5 Ways to Prepare for your Special Education Back-to-School Data Collection

Are you preparing for your back-to-school data collection for your special education classroom or students with autism or other disabilities? Are data collection forms and baseline data and assessment and IEPs and behavior plans keeping you up at night yet? If not, it’s coming soon! Here are a few things that I have done to […]

Smart IEP Goals: How to Write them like a Boss!

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How to write SMART IEP goals for preschool students? Start here How to write IEP goals and objectives can be one of the most challenging parts of a special education teacher’s job. And then there is the data collection piece. So hard to figure out if the goal isn’t written measurable or understandable! I’m telling […]