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Monthly Archives: June 2018

Dar Hits the Summer Solstice

June 21, 2018, 9:25 am

Dar’s summer has officially begun. What’s it mean? We had his IEP during the last week of the school year. You know, where they talk about his progress on goals, and then we make new goals. My goal is to present both sides of that – uh, in the next few weeks. Thanks for checking, loyal readers! His annual IEP used to be scheduled around his birthday in October. Regular readers know that it was usually a disaster. They would
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Berkeleyside Shines a Light on My Kid

June 14, 2018, 11:29 am

These are such important articles. They really micro-explain the situation my kid is in. I think they stand by themselves as good enough for your autism reading for this week. I’ll comment later. 🙂 Here they are: Part I Part II   Share this post

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“Reluctant Keepers of a Brother With Autism”

June 7, 2018, 2:40 am

First, please read this. Actually, I wouldn’t be surprised if the link fails to work. In that spirit, I’ll actually just cut and paste it here. This content belongs to its author, Elizabeth Choi, and the New York Times, not me. I reproduce it here…for reasons that I hope will become obvious. Grace will get the pearls passed down from my grandmother. Her twin brother, Nick, will get the woodworking tools my husband, Dan, inherited from his grandfather. They will
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