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Your choice matters: A Strong Start for your child with ACHIEVA Early Intervention

Early intervention can be an important part of your child’s life, and an important part of your journey as their parent or caregiver. As the trusted leader in providing early intervention services to families in Allegheny, Washington, and Westmoreland Counties, ACHIEVA Early Intervention has been a key piece in many family’s early intervention journeys over […]

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The Day Ava Smiled

I planned to mourn my teaching career sitting alone in my empty classroom—sort of like the end of a 1990s sitcom where the main character turns off the lights at the end of the series. Instead, I made small talk with a teacher ten years younger than myself. She was eager to get situated for […]

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Being Colorblind Is Not An Option

So often lately in this conflicted world we live in I hear people say “We are not racist, I teach my children to be colorblind”. While I respect your good intentions, let me explain why the colorblind approach only serves to encourage inherent bias and actually promote racism. Now before you become offended and feel […]

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