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Assistive Tech Needs Human Assistance

Last semester I got the opportunity to take KIN 120 which is a class that focuses on implementing recreation and activity for persons with disabilities (PWD).   724 more words

Edtech

Breaking Down Governor Markell's Education Plan In The State of the State Address

Italics are Governor Markell, regular print is my response.  Agree? Disagree? Let me know!

This year, I ask the General Assembly, our schools, our colleges, and our businesses to join me in committing to the Delaware Promise. 2,945 more words

Governor Markell

Message From The DE ACLU In Wake Of Wilmington City Council Vote To Ban New Charter Schools

The Delaware American Civil Liberties Union has put out a message to all citizens of Delaware following the vote by the Wilmington City Council to ban all new charter schools in the City of Wilmington last Thursday night.  107 more words

Students With Disabilities

Immediate Call for Help

Have you heard of Neli?

He is a young man in need of your help. We all know that we have an awful long way to go to ensure equal treatment of students with disabilities in schools today. 545 more words

Priority Schools: FOIAs, Injunctions, Meetings, Petitions, Legislators **UPDATED**

The priority school crisis in Delaware has reached a fever pitch this week.  Today, the Christina School District “Negotiation” team is making a last ditch effort to try to negotiate with the despotic Delaware Department of Education.  378 more words

Delaware DOE

Smarter Balanced Field Test Scores: Most IEP Students Will Fail!

According to a report released by The Advocacy Institute, students with IEPs had a wide gap against their non-disabled peers in the category of 1, the lowest level you can score on the Smarter Balanced Assessment.  170 more words

Smarter Balanced Assessment

Delaware IEP Task Force Final Report Released Today

Delaware Attorney General Matt Denn released the final report of the IEP Task Force today.  It’s a good start, but there is still a lot that needs to change in Delaware for special education to be great.  3,919 more words

IEP Task Force