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Articles About "Special Education"

Deafness and Hearing Loss
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA), formerly the Education of the Handicapped Act (P.L. 94-142), includes "hearing impairment" and "deafness" as two of the categories under which children with disabilities may be eligible for special education and related services programming....
Children with Disabilities Understanding Sibling Issues
Abstract For many families, raising a child with a disability or chronic illness poses many challenges. Some of these challenges focus on the relationship between the siblings in the family which influences the social, psychological, and emotional development of each child. The relationship...
Respite Care
Raising a child with disability or chronic illness poses many challenges. As families meet these challenges, time off can become a necessity for the caretakers. In recent years, the growth of respite care services--short-term specialized child care-- has begun to provide families with some...
View from the Top: How Principals View Learning Problems
As school leaders, principals define and shape the "culture" of schools. How do principals view children who have learning problems? What should schools do for children who have school and learning problems? In 1997, "How Administrators Understand Learning Difficulties" (by Allington,...

"Special Education" in the News

Gwynedd Mercy University students honor special needs community with annual 5K
An exceptional person is defined by the Special Education Club at Gwynedd Mercy University (GMU) as someone who has shown perseverance and bravery in overcoming diversity and hardship.
Lawyer urges state intervention into Darien special ed
A new twist to the ever-complicated special education saga has come to light after some parents claimed that no substantive action has taken place to fix the variety of problems in Darien.
Tax increase and rainy day fund balance Bethlehem school budget
Special education, teacher salaries and their retirement fund are driving a $2.2 million increase in the 2014-2015 Bethlehem school budget. The school district has proposed a $92.6 million spending plan for next year, a 2.5 percent increase over this year's budget. School leaders expect to...
Pay up for special education; and an even bigger political tool

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"Special Education" in the Adoption Blogs

IEP - Waiting For A Response
November 14, 2013, 12:07 pm
Itís now been a month since Iíve been trying to get some answers about my childís education. It started when my husband and I noticed that when my daughter came home she had little knowledge of what was being taught although her grades reflected differently. Then she would tell us that she would...
To The Principle Office We Go!
November 6, 2013, 5:27 pm
The past few weeks Iíve been noticing that my daughter has been coming home with very high grades in subjects that she struggled really hard with. My daughter struggles with anything that revolves around reading comprehension due to her disability. I noticed that she would come home with 100ís...
IEP Ė The Meeting Finally!!!!
December 10, 2013, 7:00 pm
So we finally went to the meeting for my daughters IEP. It has been about a month since I last wrote about it but I was absolutely shocked at the fact of how the teachers would not take responsibility for their actions. It seems as though they were trying to blame everything on my daughter and...
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"Special Education" in the Adoption Forums

February 19, 2014, 12:54 pm
If you request an evaluation for Special Education Services the school system legally has to test.. if he qualifies then you can definitely look at getting him additional social skills help to address the behaviors you have mentioned. If he is academically performing on level it would be hard for...
Open to Suggestions
March 30, 2014, 10:08 am
I just don't know what to do anymore. A little history: We adopted our 4-year-old son and his 2-year-old brother from foster care. The 4-year-old lived with his bio family until he was 15 months old and was removed for severe abuse and neglect. He went through a couple bad foster homes before...

Stories About "Special Education"

I Have a Special Needs Child
A couple months before our daughter HJ came home, we unexpectedly received a notice from the agency in Korea asking us to sign a Class B Medical Waiver. Essentially, it's a document that asks parents...

"Special Education" on

Developing Your Child's IEP - Special Needs
Remedial and Special Education, 22(6), 359-373. Families and Advocates Partnership for Education (FAPE). (2001). Planning your child's individualized education program (IEP): Some suggestions to consider. Minneapolis, MN: Author.

Web Results for "Special Education"

Special Education - DISABILITIES - Google Sites
20and%20%22special%20education%22&sa=N&tab=ps A shorter URL for the above link: Disabilities and Special Education Sources from Google Government
Southwest Vermont Supervisory Union SVSU Focused Monitoring ...
19 administrator (Senior Director of Special Education vs Assistant Superintendent of Special 20 Education) 21 - the unfilled Assistant Superintendent position could have partial Special Education 22 responsibilities, ...
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