eLuma is committed to impacting lives with the help of each and every individual we work with. We want to make sure that you have the chance to get to know these amazing people through our Leaders in Education series. In this profile, we feature Mountain View High School teacher and basketball coach Al Groves. Al Groves is a leader in education for creating a winning streak by redefining student success. Growing up in a Native American home in the heart
Guest post by eLuma Speech-Language Pathologist – Laurel Mendoza, MA, CCC-SLP, in partnership with Everyday Speech. As an educator, you’ve likely participated in an Individualized Education Program, or IEP. The IEP process plays a central role in the world of special education services. IEP steps include evaluating a student’s strengths and challenges, gathering input from parents, teachers, and other professionals, and collaborating to create a plan that lays out the specialized instruction, accommodations and support, and services the student will
World Autism Awareness Day 2021 April is Autism Awareness Month and specifically, April 2nd is World Autism Awareness Day. Here at eLuma, we are deeply committed to supporting Autism Awareness. So in honor of today, we want to share a variety of resources. What is Autism? Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental condition that affects communication, social skills, and behavior. Though it can be developed at any age, symptoms of ASD generally appear by ages 2-3. What are the signs? As
Guest post by eLuma Speech-Language Pathologist – Laurel Mendoza, MA, CCC-SLP, in partnership with Everyday Speech. People are happier when they’re recognized at work. In fact, according to a survey conducted by Bonusly and SurveyMonkey, 82% of employed Americans consider recognition an important part of their workplace happiness, and those who feel appreciated at work are less likely to seek new jobs in the near term. How to create better employee morale How can other administrators create a work environment
eLuma strives to help millions of students around the world to change their lives for the better. We do this not only by providing the best online speech therapy, school psychology, counseling, mental health, occupational therapy, physical therapy services but by also sharing additional insights and resources that can supplement professional help. We believe that communication, physical education, logical thinking, and social-emotional learning are all foundations for a healthy life and that learning these concepts starts before children enter Kindergarten.