Practical Tips & Accommodations

Resources in this section focus on concrete tools and strategies to support teaching and learning in inclusion settings. Some resources will focus on very specific accommodations for students’ needs based on noticed behaviors, while others are more general practical tips, promising practices, and tools for inclusive teaching and learning.

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  • Residency & Culminating Event Documentation

    Practical Tips & Accommodations

    Find ideas and tips for documenting your residency for your students and school community as well as for yourself and your organization.

  • Strategies for Supporting Students with Disabilities

    Practical Tips & Accommodations

    Use this extensive guide to find strategies to support student needs and skills related everything from communication to self-regulation to motor skills.

  • Teaching Materials and Tools that Accommodate Students with Disabilities

    Practical Tips & Accommodations

    This resource provides tips and examples of supportive materials and tools, how to use them during your lessons, and where to find them.

  • Template: TA Self-Assessment | Long-Form

    Practical Tips & Accommodations

    Use this in-depth reflection tool after a single-session workshop or short series of workshops to reflect on your teaching experience.

  • Template: TA Self-Assessment | Ongoing Residency

    Practical Tips & Accommodations

    Use this self-assessment form to reflect on successes and opportunities for growth over multiple sessions or over the course of a residency

  • Template: TA Self-Assessment | Residency Wrap-up

    Practical Tips & Accommodations

    Use this set of questions to help you document both a birds-eye and close-up view as you reflect on an entire residency.

  • Template: TA Self-Assessment | Short-Form

    Practical Tips & Accommodations

    Use this brief reflection tool after a single-session workshop or short series of workshops to reflect on your teaching experience.

  • Transitions 101

    Practical Tips & Accommodations

    Learn why good transitions (into, during, and out of a lesson) are important and get strategies, tips, and troubleshooting to strengthen your transitions