I Became a Special Education Teacher

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 36 People

    My Student: My Teacher

      The student I will never forget   Often I am asked why I have 'swasth' as my e-mail Id. And therein hangs a tale. Our school, SrI Atmananda Memorial, Malakkara, Chengannur, Kerala is an international school with a unique teaching approach which helps children...
    SKwrites SKwrites
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Dec 2, 2011

    Out Reach

    we had an outreach program on school before and we had a little discussion to the out of school youth. I think they learned and they enjoyed our companies even though we had only shared few of what we know. It's a such a great opportunity for us to contribute in our area as a...
    MauGuju03 MauGuju03
    18-21, F
    1 Response Dec 2, 2010

    I am a special Ed teacher,

    and can't stand what is happening in my state. Testing, testing...always testing. My students need time to LEARN, not time to prove what they need to learn!!!!!
    maisie94 maisie94
    46-50, F
    2 Responses May 3, 2015

    An Education

    We weren’t bad boys, just mischievous; Martin and I spent a lot of time visiting the Headmasters office while at secondary school. Back from summer break we had a lot to catch up on – lessons were far from our mind. Sometime over the holidays Martin had discovered...
    gerardfsmith gerardfsmith
    41-45, M
    Dec 2, 2010


    I was born on a farm but, never was going to stay my whole life there. My mother died when i was 11years . I was thrown over the edge because i loved my Mom very much. I ranaway from home at 14years of age because my father was not gonna give me education. I become rebllious. I...
    smartgal1961 smartgal1961
    46-50, F
    Dec 2, 2011

    Can Anyone Help?

    Skyler is also known as my sunshine. Skyler is 9 1/2 yrs old and has Asperger Syndrome which is on the lower end of the Autism spectrum. Along with Asperger's Skyler also has PDD, ADD, ADHD,OCD, and a few other learning disorders. All this being said he can be a challenge at...
    angelzevil angelzevil
    26-30, F
    1 Response Mar 20, 2010
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