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Anyone interested in starting a penpal group?

Andy Cross Categorical Special Education Teacher from Wisconsin

Hello all,

I teach a functional reading/writing class for a group of 10 high school students in our MC program (primarily students with autism, down syndrome, other developmental disabilities). As part of this class I am looking to begin penpal writing with this class. At first I thought it would be interesting to do it with one of the upper level English Classes, but then thought why not try to think outside of the box a bit and go outside of the state. If anyone is interested please let me know!

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Hi Andy, Do you use Twitter?

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Hi Andy,

Do you use Twitter? You may wish to outreach to the Twitter group #spedchat. There are some very active members in that particular chat group. Check out one of our most < a href="http://www.edutopia.org/blog/twitter-expanding-pln">popular blog on Twitter.

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Hi Andy, I'm in central Washington state. I have LD students in grades 3, 4, 5.. would that be a match? Love to penpal with postcards...s

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