How Some Educators are Incorporating Dogs into Instruction

Dogs are becoming an increasingly popular classroom presence, standing in as therapy aides, reading tutors, security guards and the focus of student projects. Special-education teachers in New Jersey use them in lessons to encourage speech among students with limited language, and Texas students are socializing puppies to be trained as companions for people with disabilities.

http://www.districtadministration.com/article/canines-classroom

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