I Work In Lifeskills

This group is for those who work in special education Lifeskills classes 13 People

    My Life Is A Work In Life Skills

    I am a life skills tutor who work with teenagers teaching adaptive skills for independant living. My daughter almost 20yrs oldĀ has intellectual disability (cognitive challenges), my ex-husbands had some form of mental disability and I thought them as well. I love it. Its very...
    scarstostars scarstostars
    Jul 7, 2011

    Fun Times

    I worked as a substitute teacher in public schools for two years and it was quite frustrating at times.  I came to find that I enjoyed my days more when I subbed in special ed classes.  The general ed classes had lots of kids who were ready to take advantage of a...
    ReformedAutomaton ReformedAutomaton
    41-45, M
    26 Responses Sep 9, 2008

    It Takes a Special Person to Work With Special Students! Working With Autistic Children Is Rewarding!

    I am an Intervention Specialist today.  In the past years I have also had the labels of LD Teacher, MH teacher, and oh so many more titles.  It all boils down to the same job. I work with SPECIAL students. These students are God's children.  He placed them in this...
    dlf63 dlf63
    46-50, F
    2 Responses Jun 17, 2009

    Special Ed-it Chooses You, You Don't Choose It

    I teach 3,4, and 5 year old children with very high needs.  I always say that this is exactly where I am supposed to be.  I was 40 when, after a divorce I went back to school and started teaching.  After 14 years, I still enjoy what I do, although the paperwork...
    ilovehorses ilovehorses
    3 Responses Sep 19, 2008

    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
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2010

    Course Titles - Help!

    Hi All I coordinate a Life Skills Programme for a group of homeless men and women in East London. I also teach part of the programme. The Programme is made up of 5 modules as follows: Basic Skills Independent Living Health & Hygiene Therapeutic...
    northendchamps northendchamps
    1 Response Aug 15, 2011
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