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tired BUT INSPIRED....

Here we are rolling into the holidays…

Halloween has come and gone….

Kids are already playing Christmas music, making Santa Lists, and thinking about the school break ahead…. 226 more words

Life

Orthopedic Impairment

What the Law Says

Federal Regulations Sec. 300.8 Child with a disability.

Orthopedic impairment means a severe orthopedic impairment that adversely affects a child’s educational performance. 480 more words

IDEA Law

Disabilities and Bullying - Reference Information form OCR

The Office of Civil Rights came out with a guidance letter today, which gives school guidance on their duties when a student with disabilities is subjected to bullying. 64 more words

Autism

Office For Civil Rights Gives Stern Warning To Schools About Bullying Against Students With Disabilities @KilroysDelaware @ed_in_de @dwablog @TNJ_malbright @DeDeptofEd #netde #eduDE

The Office For Civil Rights division of the United States Department of Education wrote a colleague letter today about the rapid increase of bullying against students with disabilities.  374 more words

US DOE

**Updated** Dover Posts Publishes My Letter To Editor, Shortened But With New Info Re: Academy of Dover & Priority Schools @KilroysDelaware @ed_in_de @dwablog @nannyfat @DeDeptofEd @notacademyofdover

Update, October 9th: According to Cheri Marshall, acting principal of Academy of Dover, Noel Rodriguez “resigned”.  Marshall would not elaborate on any reasons for the retirement.  437 more words

Common Core

Feelin' "ALL RIGHT...."

Feelin’ ALL RIGHT…INDEED…

Today is a GREAT day….myself and a dear friend/best ADVOCATE I will EVER KNOW….worked together like “Sherlock and Watson”. side by side, solving the mystery of A LIFE TIME…..SADDLY this mystery is “HOW TO GET  SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN A FREE APPROPRIATE  PUBLIC EDUCATION (in Knox County), which ALL kids have a right too, not according to a mother’s wish, BUT according to the FEDERAL LAW….. 8,854 more words

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