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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

AcceliNEWS Weekly Round Up

Missed the news this week? Accelify’s got you covered! Check out some of this week’s top stories.


Bobby Jindal Sues Federal Government Over Common Core… 263 more words

Special Education

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

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