Category Archives: Modifications

Three.

This week, it is a little different than past weeks. It isn’t about heading off a problem. It isn’t about responding to situations. It starts with a story. This week is a special week for ParaEducate. It’s our anniversary. We … Continue reading

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New Year: Going The Distance

Two weeks away from my students seems too short sometimes. I could use another week because of the demands of family during the winter break. And then Monday shows up and I meet up with my students and then, it … Continue reading

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From the Mailbag #3

Our Mail bag has been getting full again, we reached in and pulled out these two letters and our responses to share. Dear ParaEducate, You have talked a lot about academics. Here is the thing: I can’t do them. I … Continue reading

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Not Just the Fly On The Wall; Getting Modifications Done In Seconds

I dislike doing “on the fly” modifications. It shouldn’t surprise you; I’m a heavy advocate for knowing what you’re going to do and having an alternative, even several alternatives, on hand right away. But this entire academic year, I’m being … Continue reading

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When Working On Modifications

I was burning the midnight oil last night out of pride last night. Not the sort of busting buttons pride, but the sort of anger pride that comes with forgotten promises. And while I complained to someone who knows me … Continue reading

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