Stage of Development

Therapies

Music Therapy around San Francisco

Music Therapy can be helpful for a variety of conditions Learn more in this research article published by the National Institute of Health. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2921108/ Here are some places to find

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Medical

Overcoming Challenges with Dental Care

Dental care for children with disabilities can pose extra challenges for children and youth with special health care needs. Toothbrushing and Flossing Teaching oral care can bring extra challenges. For

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Autism

Stanford Adult Autism Checklist

Parents of children with autism are often overwhelmed by the complexities of transitioning out of the school system into the fragmented system of adult care. This checklist from Stanford Autism

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Support at School

Extended School Year in SFUSD

Extended School Year is a summer program for qualifying Special Education students. Extended School Year is sometimes called ESY. IEP teams decide which students qualify for Extended School Year. Qualifying

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Spanish IEP Template from SFUSD
Parent Involvement

SFUSD IEP Template Translations

Did you know that SFUSD offers pre-translated IEP templates? These templates help families participate in the IEP process when English is not their primary language. Please look here for the

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Mental Health and Emotional Regulation

Developmental Milestones from CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) have revised developmental milestones in the “Learn the Signs. Act Early.” program, which helps parents identify autism

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A Student and Teacher using TeachTown together at a computer
SFUSD

TeachTown Frequently Asked Questions

Teachtown is a modified curriculum, covering all required content areas and aligned to the California state alternative achievement standards. SFUSD recently purchased this curriculum for ALL of our Moderate to Severe SDC classrooms.

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