How does backpack fatigue impact the school day? According to an article in the New York Times from 2009, the average elementary student’s backpack weighed five pounds. By the time the child was in sixth grade, the weight increased to
In this video, Cheri shares three exercises to alleviate pain that students can do themselves.
OTs and PTs are no longer related service providers. In 2015, Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was approved. This law changed the function and title of all support staff in the education system.
02/12/2019 – This morning a mom posted a story on Facebook. She indicated that her child has had to endure a move 1/2 way across the country while the new school reduced the supports that he was receiving in his