How to Teach Students to Use Visual Schedules

If you’ve been with us long enough, you know how we feel about visuals, and visual schedules. They are in important part of teaching new skills and for promoting independence. Using a visual schedule helps to provide predictability and routine in lots of situations. Teaching a child to follow a visual schedule is a skill Read more about How to Teach Students to Use Visual Schedules[…]

The Importance of Visuals and How They Promote Independence

On a recent post about visuals prompts, one of the questions we received was: “Why are you using visuals if the goal is for the student to verbalize?  Won’t the visuals make the learner dependent on them?” This is a great question and the answer is that it depends on the learner and on how Read more about The Importance of Visuals and How They Promote Independence[…]