The Watson Institute’s Social Center for Academic Achievement (WISCA) program for autistic students incorporates transition services into the curriculum which aim to prepare students for adulthood. As part of this […]
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Preparing for Adulthood: A Student’s Story
Students at the Watson Institute begin preparing for adulthood early. Officially, transition curriculum starts at age 14, but activities and projects that help students develop the skills to succeed after […]
Cross-Program Peer Mentoring at Watson
Watson’s peer mentoring program, which started in the WISCA autism school program, has now expanded to other Watson school programs! The Watson Institute’s special education school programs at our Bridgeville, […]
Footstool Fit for Kids to Prevent Fatigue
When children sit in chairs with their feet dangling for lengthy periods of time, fatigue can set in and affect the whole body. This can lead to interfering behaviors and difficulty maintaining focus. Try the footstool fit strategy for kids to prevent fatigue and help with focus!
Visual Prompts to Help Students with Homework
Is your child always forgetting to bring home their homework, lunchbox, or other items? Visual prompts may help assist in developing independence in routine tasks such as reminders to bring home necessary items for school.