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Assistive Technology Tools for Students with Autism

Did you know that April is National Autism Awareness Month? According to the CDC, about 1 in 68 children in the United States have been identified as having ASD, or autism spectrum disorder. 664 more words

Teach With Tech

How to Best Meet the Needs of All Students

By Jennifer Krystopowicz April 8th 2014 5:00 PM

Inclusion is a defining principle of special education: ensuring that students with special needs participate in a general education setting for 100% of the school day.  906 more words

Special Education

Day 2 - NYS/Pearson Common Core ELA Exam

reading passage sample courtesy of @ The Chalk Face and engageny.org 

Today I administered DAY TWO of the 2014 NYS/Pearson Common Core ELA exam to 5th grade English-language learners (ELLs) and former ELLs who are entitled to extended time (time and a half) on state tests. 382 more words

Canadian University Program Provides Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

Acadia University offers a program for students with disabilities to experience college in the University setting.  (Kings County News, March 19, 2014)

Axcess Acadia allows learning-disabled students to succeed at university by taking an audit program that is not available elsewhere in Nova Scotia.

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‘NOW and NEXT’ TRANSITION PARTNERSHIP Riverland Students with Disabilities

Purpose: Transition planning partnership to support young students with disabilities moving from school to further training/education and employment

  • Riverland Special School
  • Dep’t Education & Child Development (SA Gov)
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Supporting Quality Education

IDEA Full funding Act

It’s been nearly 40 years since Congress pledged to individuals with disabilities, their families and educators that the federal government would fully fund the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). 56 more words


Lend a Helping Hand to SEND

With a world out there full of new technologies, there are many ways to communicate with one another. Children now a days use electronics rather than crayons, iPads instead of coloring books, and smartphones over paper and pen. 255 more words