It’s been a while since I’ve posted here. Life has been crazy… but, good. AC is finishing up 6th grade, his first year of middle school. He’s done remarkably well. We had his 504 plan meeting last week, and basically will just repeat it for next year. The main thing it entails is the use of the FM system, and some basic consideration. Right now, it seems that is meeting his needs. AC actually won two awards last week at the awards ceremony – one for being on high honor roll with distinction all year, AND the other was a math award. We’re very proud of him.
Next year, he will be in 7th grade, and will take ASL (American Sign Language) as his foreign language. He’s looking forward to that. I just finished up a little beginner ASL class for staff where I work. I learned a lot, but feel like I have so much to learn. ASL, and the Deaf culture in general, are Continue reading