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K Wombles
Works at Cisco College
Attended Wylie High School
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Walk in Red: Autism Acceptance
Autistics, a lot of them, hate the blue puzzle piece, for good reason. They are countering it with Walk in Red.   In honor of my three wonderful autistics.
Autistics, a lot of them, hate the blue puzzle piece, for good reason. They are countering it with Walk in Red.   In honor of my three wonderful autistics.
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Notice that To a God Unknown paper will be delayed on grading
if you need an extra week, please take it. I am undergoing treatment for optic neuritis currently. My eyesight is FUBAR and the steroids are making me rather ill and sending my diabetes out of control, so I will be offline for the next week as I try to reco...
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On Revisiting Past Interactions and the Unfairness Factor: Newsweek's Autism Article
In December I was contacted by a reporter from Newsweek asking to interview me for an article about Jonathan Mitchell. I politely declined, as I haven't had any interaction with him since I apologized in 2011 for allowing him to be bullied in the comments o...
In December I was contacted by a reporter from Newsweek asking to interview me for an article about Jonathan Mitchell. I politely declined, as I haven't had any interaction with him since I apologized in 2011 for allowing him...
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A Family in Need Times Two
I don't often post fundraisers on the directory, but I have two local families dealing with serious issues and serious needs. First up is my friend and former student Linda Warren. I had the honor of teaching not only Linda but two of her adult sons, as wel...
I don't often post fundraisers on the directory, but I have two local families dealing with serious issues and serious needs. First up is my friend and former student Linda Warren. I had the honor of teaching not only Linda b...
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  Some things you see coming. You know it's ahead and you make preparations. You fortify yourself and get ready. But what do you do when you go from having the best time of your working life, in the middle of things, ...
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Dawn Marcotte: Resources to Help Autistic Students Choose the Right College
Finding the right college is key to successfully graduating
and lists like the Top 10 Colleges for Autistic Students can only go so far.  Here are a few other resources to check before making any
decisions. ASAN's Navigating
College Handbook The Navigating ...
Finding the right college is key to successfully graduating and lists like the Top 10 Colleges for Autistic Students can only go so far.  Here are a few other resources to check before making any decisions. ASAN's Navig...
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Change in schedule for remaining papers 3 and 4
NOTICE:
CHOOSE BETWEEN THE TWAIN PAPER AND THE GRAVE OF THE FIREFLIES PAPER, DO
ONE AND MAKE SURE I HAVE IT BY MAY 3. iF YOU FEEL YOU NEED EXTRA
CREDIT, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO DO BOTH. i
CANNOT SEE WELL ENOUGH TO GRADE ANYTHING RIGHT NOW, SO YOUR 2ND PAPER...
NOTICE: CHOOSE BETWEEN THE TWAIN PAPER AND THE GRAVE OF THE FIREFLIES PAPER, DO ONE AND MAKE SURE I HAVE IT BY MAY 3. iF YOU FEEL YOU NEED EXTRA CREDIT, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO DO BOTH. i CANNOT SEE WELL ENOUGH TO GRADE ANYTHING ...
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In December I was contacted by a reporter from Newsweek asking to interview me for an article about Jonathan Mitchell. I politely declined, as I haven't had any interaction with him since I apologized in 2011 for allowing him...
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Please help!
I don't often post fundraisers on the directory, but I have two local families dealing with serious issues and serious needs. First up is my friend and former student Linda Warren. I had the honor of teaching not only Linda b...
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New Novel Featuring a Non-Verbal Autistic Character: The Place to Say Goodbye
My best friend's son was diagnosed
with autism at the age of 2. I remember the night she called -- I was
eight weeks pregnant with my first child, and it was my third wedding
anniversary. I had gone to bed early because I could barely keep my eyes
open ...
My best friend's son was diagnosed with autism at the age of 2. I remember the night she called -- I was eight weeks pregnant with my first child, and it was my third wedding anniversary. I had gone to bed early because I cou...
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Reinforcements
  Some things you see coming. You know it's ahead and you make preparations. You fortify yourself and get ready. But what do you do when you go from having the best time of your working life, in the middle of things, working hard, putting in more hours than...
  Some things you see coming. You know it's ahead and you make preparations. You fortify yourself and get ready. But what do you do when you go from having the best time of your working life, in the middle of things, ...
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Thoughts as we enter week 5
I've gone through and replied on several more citations. Please compare your citations to the template in my prior post and look at the comments I've made. Everyone who has posted a citation has earned credit for it, whether correct or not. Your paper needs...
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Professor, English
Employment
  • Cisco College
    Professor, present
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Abilene
Previously
Abilene - Germany - North Carolina - New York - Virginia - Texas
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Professor of English.

MS in Psychology.

Mother to three children on the autism spectrum.

Education
  • Wylie High School
    1982 - 1986
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Gender
Female