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A couple of notes:
I blogged anonymously under the name of “Dick Dalton” and I’ve kept blognames for my family members intact for the time being. I teach special education at a high school here in Georgia. I taught students with severe disabilities for 10 years at a local high school and then substituted at the high schools the past year.
Jane: my wife of 15 years (Get it; Dick and Jane?) She isn’t formally diagnosed with anything…yet.
Thomas: My oldest son diagnosed with PDD-NOS at 18 months who is in 6th grade — yeah…middle school.
Percy, my youngest who is in 4th grade. He had an IEP for having developmental disabilities until he was in 1st grade and was no longer eligible for services. Now he is in QUEST classes, which is the gifted program.
I also have a Linux Blog, which probably explains this:
You can try contacting me at dage770 at gmail if you want. I’ll warn you that I can be a bit lazy about email sometimes, but it’s always worth a shot.