Articles About "Student"
Tobacco Use Among Middle And High School Students - New Hampshire 1995-2001
Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable death in the United States (1). Because 80% of adult smokers began smoking as minors (2), efforts to prevent smoking initiation have focused on adolescents. To examine trends in smoking prevalence among adolescents, the New Hampshire Department of...
CWLA Principles for Child Welfare Reform
Newspaper headlines across the country reveal that we, All children need protection and do best when they are living in permanent loving homes. There is also a compelling national interest in providing consistent levels of safety, protection, and care for America's children across each state in... Developing Your Child's IEP
Introduction Being a parent is the most wonderful-and hardest-job in the world. If you have a child with special needs, your job is no less wonderful, but it can be more complicated. Your child's education is most likely an area of great interest to you. As a child with a disability, he or she... Enhancing the Communication Skills of Newly-Arrived Asian American Students
The number of Asian/Pacific Americans (APAs) in the United States has increased significantly in recent decades, largely resulting from the exodus of millions of Southeast Asians to this country. APAs continue to arrive through sponsorships and business visas, despite tightened immigration policies...
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"Student" in the Adoption Blogs
April 26, 2013, 11:09 am
In our society we label everything. We even have label makers and electronic tags to help us keep the things we've labeled organized. While labeling things isn't necessarily a bad thing, we have applied this same principal of categorization to people - in many ways.
I have been labeled as many... ARDs, IEPs, Red Folders, and Other Stuff
January 17, 2013, 10:43 am
Well, it finally happened. The Captain's Kindergarten teacher called me in with concerns about his progress. The gap between The Captain and his classmates has finally grown wide enough that it has raised her concern.
She said, "I'm calling you in to let you know that I am concerned about... High School Already?
September 30, 2012, 8:39 pm
I was totally shocked today when OSG came downstairs for church. He looked so grown up. He is now taller than his dad (and me but that doesn't count because I am 4' 10".) He had on a very formal looking pair of pants, a sharp green shirt- tucked in and his glasses. You may wonder why I mention...
"Student" in the Adoption Forums
when will they let their guard down and feel comfortable?
May 13, 2013, 5:53 pm
We have had an 11 fs and 16 fd sibs for almost a year. Things are going fine, very smooth. Tpr on the fs is in July only he does not know it yet. He is polite and a great student but for the most part still acts like a stranger to me. He has told the CW he likes it at our house and feels safe...
Foster Parent Loan Forgivness
May 10, 2013, 1:39 pm
There is a petition up at whitehouse.gov to get foster parents student loan forgiveness please feel free to go to this website and sign it if you agree as well as share the url with whomever you want. It wont be up on the site as seen to the public until it has 150 signatures. Thanks :clap:...
A few questions about first placement?
May 3, 2013, 10:19 am
Hi everyone, I appreciate any feedback you can offer.
1. If you have other older children at home how did you help them adjust to the placement?
2. How do you get attarched and gaurd your heart at the same time?
3. I'm planning to take at least 6 weeks off for maternity leave, I don't...
Transracial Adoption Research Survey
May 12, 2013, 5:36 pm
I am assisting my wife, who is conducting research described in detail below.
I am an Assistant Attorney General for the State of CT.
My specialty involves the litigation of Termination of Parental Rights Petitions, so in addition to my wife's research, I am very interested in the impact of...
Stories About "Student"
I have known my whole life that I was adopted. It was never something that was a secret; it just was. My folks were the best; I was a very lucky adoptee, but it didn't stop the "I... The Greatest Gift - Christmas 2009
I was adopted. My parents told me when I was young enough to understand that both my little sister and I were adopted from different families. My mother could not have children. They wanted to raise... Healing My Daughter's Brain
My daughter had a plan to commit suicide this spring, and it was a wake-up call that I will never forget. For many years, we have felt that our daughter, whom we adopted from China at the age of 1...
"Student" on Adoption.com
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Student debt weighs on overall economy
Students walk across the lawn in front of MacCracken Hall at Miami University, in Oxford, Ohio on March 5. College tuition keeps increasing, students keep borrowing - mainly from taxpayers - and universities keep spending. (Photo: Amanda Davidson, The Cincinnati Enquirer) CINCINNATI ...
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Kirsten Gillibrand Aims To Jumpstart Student Loan ...
Debtors with high interest rates on their federal student loans would refinance into cheaper loans under proposed legislation to be unveiled this week, in a move that would lower borrowers