Monthly Archive for: ‘November, 2008’


Change is part of life. Without change and adapting to new situations we are not able to grow. A quote that is often wrongly attributed to Charles Darwin is: “It is not the strongest of the species that survive, or the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.” This is true; we must adapt to new situations and …

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Assistive Technology

Students with learning difficulties, specific learning disabilities or physical disabilities such as vision or hearing deficits can benefit from specialised assistive technology. There are a variety of gadgets such as portable air conditioner ratings, programs and equipment that can make life a whole lot easier! Many of my clients have found that a variety of assistive technology can help them …

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Ten tips to resolve conflict

I was asked to talk to a group of year three and four students the other day about ways to resolve conflict. I asked some of the students to suggest ways that they resolve conflict in their daily lives. After some discussion, I presented the group with 10 tips and we discussed each tip in detail. Ten ways to resolve …

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