Summer 2014

Chicago Special Parent

Cued speech gets nod of approval from local Illinois schools

Cued speech is being incorporated into more schools for deaf students. Read...

 

New early signs of autism identified

Researchers have found that the severity of autism can be discovered through early motor skills deficiencies. Read...

 
 

Chicago-area teen with Down syndrome sharpens his focus with photography

Miles Evans takes a look at life through the viewfinder of his camera. Read...

 

Chicago school focuses on students with learning differences

A new school in Chicago is preparing high schoolers for college. Read...

 

Chicago mom takes nothing for granted

One Chicago mom/author/blogger is on a "quest to normalize the abnormal." Read...

 

Chicago mom advises parents of children with special needs to trust their instinct

When it comes to therapy, it isn't one size fits all. Here's how to make therapy work for your family. Read...

 

Chicago's Second City opens doors to those on the spectrum

Second City has designed a new outlet for friendship and creativity for kids with autism. Read...

 

Undercover fun that fuels literacy for kids with special needs

Want to sneak in a little literacy with your kids this summer? We've got some tips to get you started. Read...

 
 










 
 
 
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