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Category: Literacy & Learning

WHAT OUR HOST TEACHERS ARE SAYING!

“I truly do not think there is enough time in my lifetime to fully express how much Kerrigan and Cathy Guenzel have made a difference in my classroom this year.  As I type this, I am preparing...

TEACHER REPLACED BY THERAPY DOG, AND THE STUDENTS ARE THRILLED!

By Heather Wade, Holland Elementary, Council Rock School District Therapy dog Jingles, owned and handled by Joyce McGettigan, went right to the head of the classroom when he entered.  We...

MEET THE TEACHER: CARLA FOY

Carla Foy grew up in Bethlehem, PA. Her father was an airline pilot, and her mother owns a used/rare bookstore called The Old Library Bookshop. She has always loved children and teaching, and...

FEARFUL STUDENTS AND THERAPY DOGS

We often encounter students who have anxiety and fear when around dogs. It seems that our therapy dogs are then thrust into the role of helping students overcome these issues.  The gentle...

SUMMER READING FUN!

SOME GREAT DOG-THEMED BOOKS FOR STUDENTS It’s summertime and a great time to catch up on pleasure reading. Our therapy dogs recommended some wonderful dog stories and encourage you to visit...

Casey the Blind Wonder Dog (Part 2)

Casey’s Journey to Becoming a Registered Therapy Dog When I adopted Casey, I had no idea what to expect or how to train a blind dog. I had no idea that a dog born without eyes could run circles...

Casey the Blind Wonder Dog (Part 1)

How It All Began A number of years ago when I was visiting my mother, she handed me a brochure about a dog therapy program. As soon as my mother saw it, she knew it would be something that would...

Colette’s Magic

Three years ago my life changed when my dog Colette and I joined Nor’wester Therapy Dogs. We were assigned to a third-grade classroom at Thomas Fitzwater Elementary School in the Upper Dublin...

Getting Started: Stories from a New Partnership (Part 2)

Stephanie’s Story What Carol says is true…I always wanted therapy dogs in my classroom! I used to teach in a zoo, and I have always had pets in my classroom. I was so happy when Carol,...

Getting Started: Stories from a New Partnership (Part 1)

Carol Van Sant joined Nor’wester Therapy Dogs in 2018 and received her first assignment for the 2018-2019 school year. Carol was partnered with Stephanie Lucci-May, a Pennsbury elementary school...