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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

Remembering James Jeffords, Former Senator and Advocate for Students with Disabilities

James Jeffords, a former Republican-turned-Independent Senator from Vermont, passed away August 18th at the age of 80. Throughout his 30 years in Congress, Mr. Jeffords championed legislation to strengthen our nation’s education system and improve education for students with disabilities. 204 more words

Special Education

Get to Know Accelify Consulting

Today’s spotlight is on Deborah McKnight, Ph.D., an educational consultant for TIERS Group and a Senior Consultant at Accelify Consulting.

Deborah McKnight, Ph.D. is an educational consultant for TIERS Group (Teams Intervening Early to Reach all Students). 156 more words

Special Education

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

Accelify Client Success

THE CLIENT: School District in Virginia

THE PROJECT: Fee-for-Service Medicaid Billing


Prior to contracting with Accelify, our client had only been billing for occupational, physical, and speech therapy services. 761 more words

Special Education