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K Wombles
Works at Cisco College
Attended Wylie High School
Lives in Abilene
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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
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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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Webpage citatations
Basic Style for Citations of Electronic Sources (Including Online Databases) For web pages. Here are some common features you should try and find before citing electronic sources in MLA style. Not every Web page will provide all of the following information...
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I was doing something for my comp class, hyperlinking to a post on the saying "The only disability is a bad attitude," and went ahead and reread my piece from 18 months ago. Ummm. Given my current limitations, it feels like i...
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Oct 28--What Assignments You Have Left before Dec 7
1. Participation grade, A for doing:  EMAIL ME A COUPLE PARAGRAPHS (INFORMALLY, ASSIGNMENT IS AUTOMATIC DAILY A) ON WHAT YOU LEARNED BY NOV 9. CLICK ON THE FOLLOWING LINKS AND READ THE INFORMATION. We will be exploring privilege, ableism, and other key conc...
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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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Please Read!
Hi everyone! I appreciate how promptly y'all are getting these posts done on the first paper page.  Some students are missing out on some of the details. Please read below and check your citations against this. Here's some guidelines. Dates are done Day Mon...
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Some days, nothing goes the way we plan. Some days, our plans are completely derailed and we want to throw our hands up in the air and give up. Sometimes those days stretch into weeks and months. We can't see any light, not e...
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When the Universe Wants One's Attention
I was doing something for my comp class, hyperlinking to a post on the saying "The only disability is a bad attitude," and went ahead and reread my piece from 18 months ago. Ummm. Given my current limitations, it feels like it was one of those attempts by t...
I was doing something for my comp class, hyperlinking to a post on the saying "The only disability is a bad attitude," and went ahead and reread my piece from 18 months ago. Ummm. Given my current limitations, it feels like i...
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Second Warning
Minor Paper 1: 6 not turned in Minor Paper 2: 18 not turned in Today in class (Oct 13), three students left class without so much as a glance my direction or letting me know they were going to be leaving early. I give a lot of leeway in my classes, and I ap...
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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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Female