Author offers a transition guide to help parents get through this period in their children’s lives
Charles Town, WV –Parents of children with special needs now have a great companion as they take their little ones to a new chapter of their lives – the seemingly daunting middle school. With educator-author Virginia Stevens’ helpful reference guidebook, middle school won’t be that difficult for these children anymore. Her knowledge and years of experience makes her book Introducing Middle School: A Transition Guide for Parents of Children with Special Needs a highly effective and informative read for those who are taking care of loved ones with special needs.
Friendly to use and highly informative, Introducing Middle School: A Transition Guide for Parents of Children with Special Needs, is a definitive guide for parents with special needs students, to aid in the transition from elementary to middle school life.
With great tips on fitting in socially and gaining better organizational skills to adjust to a demanding new workload, parents and kids alike will be comforted by the accessible text and positive tone of this extraordinary guide.
About the Author
Virginia B. Stevens, M.Ed., works with autistic children in the middle school setting in Loudoun County Public Schools in Leesburg, Virginia. Mrs. Stevens has a master’s degree in special education (K-12) from West Virginia University. She has taught children in West Virginia and Virginia with special needs in the fields of specific learning disabilities, emotional disabilities, and autism for nearly twenty-five years. Her current special interest is in the field of autism spectrum disorders. The author recently completed an autism certificate from George Mason University. She is also an active member of the Council for Exceptional Children. This is her first book.
Introducing Middle School: A Transition Guide for Parents of Children with Special Needs
by Virginia B. Stevens, M.Ed.
Publication Date: February 20, 2014
Paperback: $7.56; 48 pages; ISBN 978-1-61856-493-1