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Restraints Still All Too Common In Special Needs Education

The stories are hard to believe.

They are all true, these stories, and they happen around the world to children with special needs in today’s schools. 772 more words

Advocate For Special Needs

FIT@50 \ week 10

FIT@50 \ week 10

Tough Decisions: Right Reasons

Friday is the kiddo’s last day of school. He’s happy. I’m happy. It’s been a banner year, but it didn’t come without challenged emotions–mine. 220 more words

Intelligence-led Policing

A very serious matter

I came across this video yesterday of a desperate mother who has been bullied by her son’s school system. It’s appalling and disrespectful, and it makes me sick to my stomach. 76 more words

Becoming Ride or Die For My Students

When I began my residency, during the summer courses we spoke for hours about how to form relationships with students of all backgrounds and the importance of developing these relationships from the beginning of the school year. 1,642 more words


Join the Special Education Rights Discussion on 5/28/15

One week from tonight, Lisa J. Schmidt of Schmidt Law Services will be involved with a panel on Special Education and the School to Prison Pipeline hosted by the ACLU of Michigan. 440 more words

Students' Rights

An article that touched a nerve

Last month when I was doing my “light it up blue” campaign, I came across this article and I really wanted to share it with you. 787 more words