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What every parent ultimately wants

My mother died quite suddenly when I was a 20-year-old college junior. After my mother died, I had to live with the knowledge that we truly are promised no tomorrows and that each moment could be our last.   2,828 more words

I am who I am

Take a good, hard, look at that face. That face is my reason for waking up everyday. That face is the reason why I write. That face keeps me going. 286 more words

Special Education and Exceptionalities - EDU 6989

EDU 6989: Field Experience and Professional Issues

Is full inclusion the best option for students with disabilities? 

Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act (1974), PL 94-192 (IDEA) is a public law that was passed in order to accommodate students with special needs in American public schooling. 295 more words

Educating my son

My son is seven and on the Autism Spectrum. Please don’t ask me How Autistic is he or if he is high functioning. He is who he is and I have no clue where he may be headed and frankly I find it insulting to be asked. 516 more words

Checking Out

April has come to us with all the balm and reprieve of sunlight.

(Of course, as I write this, rain falls on the jaundiced firs that line our parking lot.) 493 more words

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