Special Education Inner Circle

Special Education Inner Circle

Hosted by: Catherine Whitcher

The Special Education Inner Circle podcast is hosted by Catherine Whitcher, M.Ed, founder of the Master IEP Coach® Mentorship + Network. Get your notebook ready as Catherine brings you real-world strategies for...

Episodes

#120: How High School Counselors Can Help the IEP Team with Lauren Tingle

Season #1

What about our high school students? Counselors are an awesome bridge between your IEP team members! Lean in and listen as Lauren Tingle of @counselorclique dishes on supporting our high school special education...
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#119: Saying NO at the IEP Table with Jenell Brown

Season #1

You need to say NO at the IEP table! Master IEP Coach® Jenell Brown is here to encourage you to say no for your student and for yourself. Connect with Jenell: The Specialized Education Parent PlannerAuthor, William Is...
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#118: Behavior Plans in General Education with Maria, Ph.D, BCBA

Season #1

General Education Teachers - This one's for you! Maria from @teachingbehaviortogether is here to give 3 strategies special education teachers can use to help gen ed teachers implement behavior plans. Connect with...
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#117 - Building Your IEP Community with Janice Fialka

Season #1

Let's talk Student Participation in the IEP process! Janice Fialka is BACK for more self-advocacy strategies, creating interdependence, and understanding the world of teenagers. Building a community, both inside and...
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#116: 3 C's from the Master IEP Coach® Conference!

Season #1

I am FIRED UP for Special Education! I can't wait to share with you 3 takeaways from the Master IEP Coach® Mentorship and Leadership Conference! Lean in and listen to how this community can help you celebrate your...
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#115: Big Feelings at the IEP Table with Janice Fialka

Season #1

Emotions at the IEP table are inevitable, but often they can derail the purpose of the meeting. Special Education Parents, it's a delicate "dance of partnerships" to build trust with the professionals that come into...
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#114: Self Regulation and Speech Therapy with Jessie Ginsburg

Season #1

If your child struggles to stay regulated or they receive speech therapy, we've got the person you need to know! Jessie Ginsburg is a Sensory Integration trained speech-language pathologist and CEO of Pediatric...
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#113: 3 Things I'm Doing Different for 2022 Goals

Season #1

2022 just feels different, right? This year, I'm giving myself permission to do things differently and enjoy it! Lean in and listen as I tell you 3 things I'm changing this year to reach my goals and why you should,...
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#112: 3 Strategies to Conquer Overwhelm

Season #1

Special Education Parents and Teachers... Change happens when we get ourselves together, but you can't do that if you are constantly overwhlemed. Work, home, friends, responsibilities-- it's a LOT! Lean in and listen...
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#111: Anything is Possible!

Season #1

In the Special Education and disability communities, we have to remember, almost ANYTHING is possible! Yes, we have data. Yes, we can make educated guesses about the future. But hear me when I tell you: predictions...
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#110: Be Kind to Everyone with Jackie Moore

Season #1

Be Kind to Everyone-- a simple message with a BIG impact. What once started as a way to teach job skills to her daughter with autism, quickly took off into a movement for Jackie and Jordyn Moore. @SummerShirtProject...
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#109: New Executive Functioning Skills with Mike McLeod

Season #1

"Mom, where's my ______?"  Messy backpacks, hyperactivity, and daydreaming might be signs that your student needs to be taught more executive functioning skills. Lean in and listen as Michael McLeod from...
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