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 > >
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 > >
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 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 > >
On Dec. 9 Autism Speaks shipped 800 iPads and 800 copies of See.Touch.Learn. Pro to individuals in the autism community across 46 states. The recipients were between the ages of 4 and 60 years old and were selected from almost 16,000 applicants to the Autism Speaks grant program. Brain Parade is delighted to be a sponsor.... Read More > >
Fractus Learning chose See.Touch.Learn as one of “5 Different Education Apps to Stimulate Your Child’s Mind.” It’s easy to see why we made the list. There are thousands of images to choose from in this learning tool for children with special needs. Discover more here.
I am delighted to announce that Debra Bryant has joined the Brain Parade Advisory Board. She has been an avid user of See.Touch.Learn. to help her clients achieve successful results since 2011. During our collaboration over the past two years I have always been impressed with her passion for identifying innovative solutions that help.... Read More > >
Autism Speaks chooses See.Touch.Learn.® as the Technology resource of the Month. See.Touch.Learn.® is an award winning visual learning and assessment application developed by Brain Parade® for the iPad that helps students develop essential life skills, while eliminating bulky flashcards and leveraging the interactivity of the iPad. Unlike other visual learning solutions, See.Touch.Learn. provides high‐quality photographs, instead of.... Read More > >
Education Talk Radio – The Impact of Autism on Our Schools Brain Parade president Jim McClafferty appeared on Larry Jacobs’ Education Talk Radio along with Kevin Custer from Arc Capital Development to discuss the Impact of Autism on our Schools and our attendance at the Autism Society Conference last week in Pittsburgh. Click the image below to listen to the broadcast. Listen to.... Read More > >
What an incredible story about a boy who was unable to communicate until he started using his iPad. Once he did, what he had to say surprised everyone.