SNR Mag up for sale

SNR Mag up for sale

Special Needs Resource Magazine has been active for 5 years and has had thousands of visitors.  Now I have come to a difficult decision — due to lack of time because of too many projects and deadlines – I have decided to investigate the possibility of selling the site.  The only way is to find […]

Free download to the first 30 people!

Free download to the first 30 people!

Visit:  Educator Essentials for a FREE download of one of Cindy’s new Taskbox Tools!  First 30 people can have it to try it out — but hurry because there are only very few left! Enjoy!  

Educator Essentials


We have a new website just for our Taskbox Tools!  They have become so popular that we designed a new site just for them.  There is also a page for Freebies!  Now that the new site is up we have room to add more taskbox Ebooklets to help you create taskboxes at home and at […]

Frequently Asked Questions


1.   How do I download my purchase? Easy.  Just click on the item that you want and follow the prompts to the checkout. After paying either Nothing or 1.99 then the prompts will provide you with a download   link at the bottom.  There will be 2 download links and you can use either one.  One […]

Taskbox Tools website~

Taskbox Tools website~

We have some exciting news……our Taskbox Tools are going to have their own website!  We have had so much interest in our Taskbox tools that Educator’s Essentials is designing a site just for our Taskbox Tools.  It will be an easy to navigate site where you will have access to each of our Taskbox Tools […]

The Making and Makers of Our Shining S.T.A.R.S. Pageant Celebrating 10 Years, By: Brittany Gaither


We are going to share with you something wonderful that is being done for our Special kids.  This article was written by Brittany Gaither. It all started with a little girl’s compassion and a loving mother who showed her the way. Dawn McDonald has been a pediatric in-home nurse for more than 20 years and […]

Taskbox Tools!

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Workboxes!!  We love them in the classroom — they are Great for the students. They are easy for the students to use and they are great for teaching! But. Even though we all know that visual supports are extremely important in creating their structure — we hate doing it. Do you have time to stage […]

The Special Educator’s Toolkit


 We are extremely busy with training teachers but if you are interested in have us come to your district or speak at a conference please contact us!  We love to train our fellow educators!  You can also download our training packet of information from

Teaching Real Life Skills: Sending Mail.


Now I know that in 20 years the postal service may look alot different than it does today.  But, writing letters and getting mail is still a great life skill to teach our kids.   Excuse me for a moment while I climb up on my soapbox……. I’m a HUGE proponent of teaching life skills to […]

My Favorite Pinterest Kid-Food Finds.

I LOVE Pinterest!  I love finding out creative ways to do things to our classrooms and help our special kids at home.  In fact if I could have invented anything on the internet — it would have been Pinterest.  But I also have a little Love/Hate for it only because I have NO time to […]