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44TH Annual Belle Blackwell School Nurse Conference

As a registered Vendor with Aldine, Cy-Fairs, Klein, Magnolia, Spring, Tomball, and Waller ISDs, it is our honor to be a sponsor at the Texas School Nurses Organization (TSNO) Region 4 44TH Annual Belle Blackwell School Nurse Conference. Funtastic Learning Toys will have an exhibit table displaying Special Needs products offered in our store and may be useful by school nurses.

Spring ISD 21st Century Programs – 21st CCLC Summer Vendor Expo

As a registered Vendor for Spring ISD, Funtastic Learning Toys was invited to attend the 21st CCLC Summer Vendor Expo and interact with the Campus Site Coordinators and professional staff as they plan and build their 2022-23 program schedules.

Overcoming Fatigue as a Parent of a Special Needs Child

Overall, according to Pew Research Center, 14 percent of students in the United States participate in a special education program. If you’re the parent of a special needs child, you’ve likely experienced your fair share of fatigue along the way.

While it is mainly normal to feel tired or frustrated on occasion, it’s possible to combat fatigue by using the right approach. Funtastic Learning Toys shows how you can assess your level of fatigue and work to overcome it.

Funtastic Learning Toys Sponsors Workshop at the 2022 Education Explosion Conference

Building Equity in the Classroom Through Language and Culture Sharon L Schuett, PresidentFuntastic Learning Toys Funtastic Learning Toys will be providing products discussed in a lecture and workshop for “Building Equity in the Classroom Through Language and Culture”. Product information, review, and demonstration available at our booth for conference attendees not attending lecture or workshop.Read more ⟶

Encourage a Child with a Learning Disability to Get Involved with the Arts

Statistics indicate that one in five kids in the US has a learning disability, which can result in falling behind in school, disciplinary issues, and low self-esteem. Whether a child has an issue with reading, writing, speaking, listening, reasoning, or solving math problems, these disabilities don’t mean they’re not bright.

Handy Tips for Your Child’s First Eye Exam

Regular visits to the ophthalmologist are a simple and effective way to maintain eye health. Children especially need eye exams to detect issues such as lazy eyes or visual impairments. These problems must be addressed, either by fixing the problem, prescribing corrective lenses, or making accommodations for their comfort and safety. However, eye exams can be

5 Ways to Get Children with Learning Disabilities Involved in the Arts

Art is a great equalizer — a universal language that helps people from all walks of life communicate in meaningful ways. Children, especially, have a spark that pushes them to create, play, and thrive in an imaginative world. As Picasso famously said, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”