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Bev Johns. NCLB required all students to be proficient on state tests by 2014.

- Bev Johns is a Special Education advocate and activist and has contributed frequently to this blog.

NCLB required all students to be proficient on State tests by 2014. 584 more words

Arne Duncan

Make sure that your child understands his accommodations

For many students who have disabilities, the accommodations that are provided through their Individualized Educational Program (IEP) or Section 504 Accommodation Plan are extremely important to their school success. 499 more words

Advocacy

Bullying Against Students With Disabilities in Delaware #netde #eduDE @KilroysDelaware @ed_in_de @DEStateBoardEd

In a study done in 2011 by the Delaware Developmental Disabilities Council on bullying, the council found that 3.2 million students are bullied every year on a national level, and 3.7 million students engage in bullying behavior. 976 more words

Delaware DOE

Dyslexia and Me: Dyslexia, Self Esteem and Depression

This is an important blog to read about Robin Williams.  I have to admit that I did not know that he had dyslexia although I  was well aware that Whoopi Goldberg had it. 179 more words

Learning And Life

Participatory parity & dimensions

Participatory parity

“Participatory parity refers to the ability to interact on an equal footing in particular circumstances – such as in a learning context of higher education.” 324 more words

Students With Disabilities

Notes on "A practical reader in Universal design for learning"

While doing some reading for my PhD proposal I made these notes on  ” A practical reader in Universal design for learning”

Applying universal design for learning in classroom… 724 more words

Students With Disabilities

aspiring academic

So what does it mean to be an academic? I have been in a lecturing position for about 3 years and over the 3 years have manage to understand bit for bit what it means to be an academic! 393 more words

Students With Disabilities