Paul Hamilton’s Excellent Free Resources List

Over the years, Paul Hamilton has amassed an amazing collection of Free Resources from the Net for (Special) Education that you won’t want to miss! Well organized and very comprehensive, it includes a collection of online and downloadable resources that support curriculum and productivity tools, as well as UDL references.

“Play Streets” bring fun and more to Los Angeles

“The temporary transformation of Fickett Street in Boyle Heights began with yellow shades resembling huge kites suspended over the sun-scorched asphalt. Soon, a thoroughfare known for its speeding vehicles and gang activity became something else entirely — a “play street” in which women gathered for Lotería, or Mexican bingo, and …

Map: Real places that inspired the best kids’ books!

Atlas Obscura offers up “A Guide to the Real-Life Homes of the Heroes of Children’s Literature.” Find the actual streets, buildings and spaces that provided the inspiration and settings for some of your favorite books! Thus far, the map only covers North American locales. But imagine the road trip it …