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Connecticut Alternate Assessment System FAQ Regarding Students with Disabilities

The Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) has posted a Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) document related to the Connecticut Alternate Assessment System that includes important information regarding students with disabilities. 55 more words

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How are our Students with Disabilities Really Doing Academically?

The astounding district graduation rate increase of 13% from 2014 (75%) to 2015 (88%) was attributed in part to gains in the graduation rate of students with disabilities (SWDs). 645 more words

AAAS Program Helps Students with Disabilities

An accomplished practitioner of homeopathy and kinesiology, Dr. Timothy Francis divides his time between serving as the owner of a chiropractic practice in Las Vegas and teaching at the International College of Applied Kinesiology. 139 more words

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Making eBooks more accessible - latest news

We told you in a previous post about a project to audit and improve the accessibility of eBooks, which has now been completed. Sue Smith and Vicky Dobson from Library Disability Support worked on the… 353 more words

Discussion Starter: Educational Benefit?

Last week, the US Supreme Court began hearing a case regarding one of special education’s trickiest corners: educational benefit. Parents and schools have clashed over the concept for decades. 417 more words

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Donors choose

Please consider supporting this special education teacher and her students with disabilities. Google.org will match dollar for dollar. Your contribution will go twice as far. 26 more words


Response to Intervention: What Parents Need to Ask Their Child's School

Response To Intervention (RTI) is a multi-tier approach to the early identification and support of students with learning and behavior needs. A framework that an increasing number of schools use to provide struggling students with extra help, different schools approach RTI in different ways. 555 more words

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