Let’s work together to reduce stress in your life!

  Hello, I’m Amy Ostrowski. I am a special education teacher and a sibling to a young woman with Down syndrome.  I help families find balance by helping reduce stress and increase educational opportunities at home. I work with families to create individualized, fun, time saving, low cost tools and activities that will help your […]

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Welcome to The Special Education Station!

Hi there! My name is Amy and I am the Creator of The Special Education Station.  I grew up in the special needs community.  My younger sister has Down syndrome. 

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Come and see us!

The Special Education Station is going to be at several events this year and we would LOVE to see you! Check out our calendar of events to see where we will be. Do you know of an event we should attend?  If so please contact us with the information and we will try our hardest […]

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How Technology affects Homework

After being part of a conversation among several parents and reading this article from the NY Times found that there was a common thread between the use of technology and how it affects homework, sleep, and the brain in general. The conversation started with parents who were having difficulty getting their children to complete or […]

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Too Much Tech?

Now that the holiday season has come and gone I am sure there are many more children who own tablets of some kind.  This always makes me wonder if our kids are too technology dependent.  I guess I am a bit old school when it comes to kids.  I believe they should be out there […]

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Happy New Year! Help me help you!

I hope that this year brings you a great deal of happiness and joy and growth! In an effort to better serve you I would love for you to take a moment to answer a couple questions for me. 1) What would you like to see more of on The Special Education Station?   More activities, […]

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Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! 2013

I hope everyone has a Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday!  I hope you can take a moment to enjoy your family and friends and any traditions you celebrate at this time of year.  It is so easy to get caught up in the consumerism of the season that it can be easy to miss the […]

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We know that a caring community truly makes all the difference when you are navigating the frustrating and confusing world of Special Education.

That’s why we’ve created an online resource center where parents and professionals have access to affordable tips, tools and training to ensure that every child reaches their full potential in life.

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