Blog Archives: 2014

#1 Special Education App for Back to School

Each school year brings a slew of new special education apps to help teachers provide more effective instruction to their students with autism, speech delays, and other special learning needs. Some are truly groundbreaking and others, well, not so much. But there is one special education app that teachers, behavior consultants, speech therapists and other.... Read More > >

Schools Warned On Speech Services For Kids With Autism

According to The U.S. Department of Education an increasing number of kids on the autism spectrum may not be receiving services from speech-language pathologists at school, (Disability Scoop July 28, 2015) and they are reminding schools not to skimp on needed speech and language services for children with autism. No one will argue that.... Read More > >

Disney’s “Inside Out” Helps Autism Families

Have you seen the latest Disney Pixar movie, “Inside Out”? The newest Disney movie follows Riley, an 11-year-old girl as she moves to a new city and deals with the different emotions such a move entails. The emotions are the characters in the story – Joy, Sadness, Anger, Fear and Disgust. While it probably was not an intention.... Read More > >

11 Classroom Management Strategies for Children with Special Needs

Inclusion is a great thing. Children with special needs are no longer isolated in “Special Ed” classrooms and only seen on the playground or in the lunchroom. Kids with special needs thrive in the presence of their peers. There are so many lessons that children with special needs can learn from other kids, and.... Read More > >

Autism app prices slashed by 51%

This morning we issued a press release announcing that we are reducing the price of See.Touch.Learn.® Pro by 51% to just $16.99 (USD). That’s the lowest price ever for this autism and special needs app. Why? Over the past few years I have had the pleasure of speaking with hundreds of special education professionals, teachers, behavior consultants, speech.... Read More > >

Autism Awareness Month

Autism Awareness Month and Autism Awareness Day Every year as April approaches I start to plan for Autism Awareness Month and Autism Awareness Day. As the president of Brain Parade, a company that builds language development apps for autism, this is obviously an important time of the year. It’s a time when autism takes center stage around the world.... Read More > >

Education apps won’t replace teachers

Republished with permission from TeachersWithApps During the last two centuries there were a lot of innovations that have forever and dramatically changed the life of humankind. To name a few: electricity, space travel, computers, modems, the Internet, and, among the latest ones, mobile phones & tablets. It is so exciting to live at this particular.... Read More > >

Special Education App Update

See.Touch.Learn. special education apps receive new features At Brain Parade we listen carefully to our customers so we can continue to improve our special education products and services. As a result, See.Touch.Learn. is consistently one of the most highly rated autism apps available. Many key features in our autism apps have come as a.... Read More > >

5 Stars for See.Touch.Learn. special education app

The Educational App Store (EAS) recently reviewed See.Touch.Learn. special education app and gave it 5 Stars and the coveted “EAS Recommended” badge. EAS are educational app specialists, who provide hands on reviews of education apps from the perspective of the professional educator. The group also provide personalized services relating to the successful integration of.... Read More > >

Add holiday fun to See.Touch.Learn. lessons

Sláinte! That’s Irish for “Good Health!” Add some holiday fun to your lessons using the Brain Parade holiday libraries or using your own pictures. You can find the “Misc Holidays” library in the Brain Parade Community. It includes images for St. Patrick’s day and a few other holidays. To find it, open See.Touch.Learn. and click the globe.... Read More > >