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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 36-40 Jul 7, 2011

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    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

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    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

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    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 36-40, M 26 Responses Sep 9, 2008

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    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 51-55 3 Responses Sep 19, 2008

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    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 56-60 1 Response Aug 15, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I went to gym and had a great work out this morning. I am a morning person. I tidied the house. I paid the mortgage. I'm two loads of laundry in and two donuts in. I had a sugar...
    ijustneed2talk ijustneed2talk 46-50, F 10 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Have you heard of Marzia and Pewdiepie? Josh and Colleen? YouTube couples that met online. Met after a while and it was true love. They work if you work hard.
    Spoticus Spoticus 18-21, F 8 hrs ago

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    Im getting tired of people asking "does long distance relationship really work?" well let me ask you something, do "normal" relationship work? some of them do and others dont. then...
    GamerInLove GamerInLove 18-21, F 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    My work is weird. I understand business has the goal of creating revenue and keep operation cost down. When operating like a every dollar spent is the last breath. It is...
    kcthinker kcthinker 41-45, M 2 Responses 12 hrs ago

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    so like I have been saying the psychotic coward and psychotic nuts cant stop. The image they think the power fantasy gives them feeds their self esteem. It means far to much to...
    RichardSucksBlackMeat RichardSucksBlackMeat 70+, F 14 hrs ago

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    Ok so working out, people often view it as being vein or in love with yourself, or he is doing it to get the girls, but no why not do it if you can there are many health benefits...
    bodyboarder27 bodyboarder27 26-30, M 1 day ago

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    I work in a thrift store and I'm amazed what a sense of entitlement most people seem to have. They act shocked at the idea that they're supposed to pay money for what they buy. Smh...
    Allison7593 Allison7593 36-40, F 2 days ago

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    The goal - how to work from home to get a little extra money to pursue my dream of self-sufficient living. The answer must be online somewhere. The other day, I came across a web...
    singlemom1254 singlemom1254 36-40 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm learning how to love myself again. I had it down but my boss bullied me for years at work and sucked my self esteem dry. I don't have friends or family or support so doing this...
    KeepYourHappy KeepYourHappy 31-35, F 8 Responses 4 days ago

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    i am always working on myself whether it's physically, emotionally or mentally. Everyday i continue to find something that i can work on. Something that could be done in a day...
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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    We went from a small group in an average size room to huge group in an average size room with rooms surrounding us. Now we have to put up with so many noises. We are also right...
    dawnmill dawnmill 36-40 a week ago

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    yes I do believe ldr can work. only if both partners in the relationship are willing to make an effort. when the connection between you and your partner is so strong distance doesn...
    verronicat verronicat 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 27

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    My husband and I have been married for almost four years, together for 10. We spent the first three years together without disagreeing or arguing even once. It was sheer bliss, I...
    TjbDetroit TjbDetroit 26-30, F Jan 26

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    I believe they can and do work, but it's definitely not for the faint of heart. There are countless times you may feel lonely or even jealous of friends and family who see their...
    midnitephoenix midnitephoenix 31-35, F 2 Responses Jan 26

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    I hadn't worked out since November. Got back to the grind today with my workout partner... I am drenched in sweat, out of breath, in pain... and I feel so damn good right now. :) I...
    MandyWhat MandyWhat 26-30 2 Responses Jan 25

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    I'm one of the lucky ones who can work barefoot. I work at sea and am constantly barefoot whilst on the bridge. The only time I put anything on my feet is when I need my safety...
    BarefootNorthWest BarefootNorthWest 31-35, M 5 Responses Jan 25

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    The way our cubes were setup at work we had tall walls and I had a wall to my back and only one cube in front me. I have pulled it out on many occasions at my desk. I've...
    justallofme justallofme 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 24

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    So, my gay colleague and I are going to a client where my gay ex works... Who would've thought such thing could happen?!!! Looks like work is about to get a little interesting. I...
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    ThThe world sees spots, and millions upon millions of dots, when it comes to Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama. The 86-year-old “Polka Dot Princess” has just been crowned...
    sogdianrock sogdianrock 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    What's the most number of hours you aloud to work in a work before it becomes illegal?
    mattwoody mattwoody 22-25, M Jan 24

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    I am doing volunteer work since already 12 years for different people and institutions: refugees, taking care for forced prostitutes, grief way accompaniment and helping the judges...
    Loretta78 Loretta78 36-40, F 7 Responses Jan 24

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    Actually, i know it can work.I have three friends i met on internet.And we met 3 years ago xD.Moreover...I found one of my bf on internet too.We had a relationship that lasted...
    Saya024 Saya024 16-17, F 1 Response Jan 24

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    Here's where my process of ranting starts. Where can I start my boyfriend is miles away from me communication between us is not going well. I'm terrified I might not see him ever...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 23

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    Today I get to work with Breanna whom I haven't been able to work a night shift with in months!!!! We almost have the same attitudes and views on life. And we are both lazy as...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 23

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    It is sometimes hard to be a single Christian. I believe much good work for the Lord is done by single people. We work full time dedicated to help the poor and the needy, visiting...
    carazaa carazaa 56-60, F 4 Responses Jan 22

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    FACING MY DEMONS (FINDING GRACE ON THE FLOOR AT CROSSFIT) Many people approach me, and ask, "So how do you like Crossfit? Are you LOVING IT? " They presume that my answer will be...
    badassgirrrrrl badassgirrrrrl 41-45, F 6 Responses Jan 21

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    So the start of January I said feck it I'm going to start working on myself and put my self first for a change I'm a size 16 so I thought yes il lose some weight! So so far I'm...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jan 21

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    He is retiring next week and although I haven't worked with him since I moved departments I know I'll really miss him.I wouldn't say we were even that close but he was nice sort of...
    BookOfShadows BookOfShadows 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 20

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    In one of my earliest posts, I made the statement "I hope that someone is taking notes because somehow I'm going to make this work". It's working..... My wife is now comfortable...
    JessicaDale JessicaDale 51-55, T 11 Responses Jan 20

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    I have a couple of days of being stagnant, then I go outside and walk miles. do pilates and yoga. have two days of heavy work out. I feel all geared, ready to go, then I have...
    4rae2 4rae2 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 19

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    It's not that i mind working at all, or even working hard. What i really hate is HAVING to work. There's absolutely no choice, it's work or die, at least it is for 98% of the...
    celvorius celvorius 26-30, M Jan 19

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    Notice that this is in the "I Like to Workout" group and not the "I Love to Workout" group because, well, I don't freakin' love anything about working out other than the results...
    MsJessicaRabbit MsJessicaRabbit 26-30, F 5 Responses Jan 19

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    Of any kind....as in school work , workplace work.
    Angelinawhitepromdresseveryday Angelinawhitepromdresseveryday 16-17, F Jan 19

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    OMG I NEED HELP LIKE RIGHT NOW! My dad keeps telling me I need to stop relying on my youth and my metabolism and work out or I'm going to get fat. I looked in the mirror and I...
    LoveisBeautiful5013 LoveisBeautiful5013 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 18

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    Today, I did this Brazilian Butt Treadmill workout and boy my booty is screaming massage me!! That is truly one of the things I miss when I worked out...he would reward me with a...
    MzMecka1969 MzMecka1969 46-50, F 1 Response Jan 17