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Speech Therapy Can Help With a Wide Range of Issues

A person’s ability to hear, understand, and express thoughts, feelings, and ideas can be impacted for many reasons. But there are several ways speech therapy can help children with communication disorders.

Oct 5th, 2020
Explore How Our Facility Is Designed for Success

When it comes to encouraging a love of learning, it all starts with an ideal environment. Keep reading to see what sets our innovative educational space apart when it comes to creating an engaging, positive, and educational setting.

Sep 1st, 2020
The Importance of an Individualized Curriculum

Every child is different, right? Then why do we assume they all learn the same way? Relying on individualized instruction can help ensure your child understands and learns at a pace designed specifically for them and their unique needs.

Aug 16th, 2020
Is Your Child School-Ready?

Just because your child is nearing kindergarten age, that doesn’t mean they’re ready to enter a general education setting. That’s because school readiness involves subjective and objective milestones, not just being a certain age.

Jul 21st, 2020
Benefits of Inclusive Education

There may be education standards, but that doesn’t mean all children learn, grow, and develop the same. Fortunately, by giving your child an inclusive education, you can help them grow no matter their level. Read on to learn more.

Jun 18th, 2020
5 Ways to Make Homework Fun

Does it feel like pulling teeth to get your child to do their homework? Are you looking for inspiration to help them focus while they study? Here are a few simple tips to help beat the boredom that can come with homework.

May 22nd, 2020
Lesser Known Signs of Autism Spectrum Disorder

You may know that common signs of autism spectrum disorder include not making eye contact and challenging social interactions. But did you know there are less obvious indicators, too? Keep reading to learn more.

Apr 13th, 2020
Is My Child Ready to Transition into a Non-ABA School?

It’s hard to know when to move your child into a general education setting. But you don’t have to rely on guesswork when making this decision. Taking these steps can help determine if your child is ready to succeed in a non-ABA environment.

Mar 30th, 2020
Here's Why Inclusive Education Benefits All Students

If you’re searching for an inclusive educational environment with an individualized curriculum that supports your child’s special needs and interests, Scottsdale Children’s Institute may be the school you’re seeking. Read on to learn more.

Jan 17th, 2020
How to Transition to a Toddler Bed

Being ready to transition from the crib to the bed is a big step for a toddler. It’s a step towards more independence and it’s an important part of your child’s development.

May 31st, 2019
ABA School: 7 Things To Expect

If you’re a parent with a young child and you have been looking at alternative forms of education for your child, you may have come across schools that teach an Applied Behavior Analysis curriculum (or ABA for short).

Apr 10th, 2018
Scottsdale Kindergarten Readiness Checklist

There are many markers schools may use to determine if your child is ready to begin kindergarten. While some school officials will tell you that your child needs to be able to count to 10, recite their ABCs, hold a pencil, and sit and listen to instruction

Dec 13th, 2017