This month we talk to Bob Stewart, Superintendent of the Gladstone School District in Gladstone, OR. He is a Past President of the Confederation of Oregon School Administrators. School District Statistics Total Enrollment: 2200 Population Served: k-12 Interesting Tidbit:  Gladstone High School graduation rates far surpass the state average. 95% of Latino students, 92% of minority students, and 91%…

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This month we talk to John Carver, Superintendent of the Howard-Winneshiek Community School District in Northeast Iowa and participant in the first-ever National Connected Superintendents Summit at the White House in November 2014. School District Statistics Total Enrollment: 1,467 students across 7 schools and 426 square miles Population Served: PreK through 12th grade Interesting Tidbit: The school district has…

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Are you looking for strategies to connect your language assessment results to IEP goals? Do you ever wonder how other clinicians do it and what best practices are?  Join Heidi Peters, MA, CCC-SLP as she shares guidelines and tips to help you improve what you’ve been doing so that you can easily write great goals…

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This month we talk to Dallas Myers, Director of Student Services for Fremont County School District #25 in Riverton, Wyoming. His district has 12.8% of it’s students on IEPs (approximately 350), and his job description includes overseeing the entire special education program, including curriculum and instruction and IEP compliance. School District Statistics Total Enrollment: approximately 2600…

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This month we talk to Eric Richards, Student Services Coordinator within Salem-Keizer School District, Salem, Oregon. Eric has worked in education for years at both the district and state level within the department of education in Oregon. He is a close partner of The Hello Foundation due to his tremendous commitment to do the very…

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Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a young woman high-functioning ASD who is trying to navigate the online dating scene? Are you curious about what foundational social skills younger children with ASD might need as they move into adulthood? Join THF-owner Sharon Soliday as she shares a case-study detailing her private practice work…

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This month we talk to Davey Hough, Special Ed Director for the Region 4 Developmental Pre-School System for the State of Wyoming. Davey has worked in education for many years and currently oversees 3 diverse locations all with different needs. School District Statistics Total Enrollment: 600 Families Population Served: Early Childhood/Preschool Age Interesting Tidbit: Region 4 Children’s…

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Does assessing dysphagia in the schools scare you a little bit? Does creating a feeding protocol for a student seem overwhelming and impossible? Join Wendy Gunter as she shares the steps you need to take to assess dysphagia for a student and complete a safe feeding protocol. She will discuss the history and ethics of…

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