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Higher Education: Today and Beyond

I’m excited to use to use this blog to talk about the current trends and issues in Higher Education today. Although I’ve only been in this specific area of education for 2 years, I’ve been fascinated by and studying education for almost a decade. 409 more words


Three Tips: Students with Disabilities

Happy Spring Break, Catholic University Community! Every day this week we’re sharing three career tips for the diverse student populations in our campus community. Today’s tips are for students with disabilities: 332 more words

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Special Needs Pedagogy in Vocational Education

The right of education is provided to each and every individual in the society regardless of their physical and mental shortcomings. Generally, it is common on the higher educational institutes, universities and in vocational educational institutes that students with some degree or level of disabilities enroll to learn and achieve new knowledge and skills. 3,678 more words

Emergency Planning Resources

Emergency planning doesn’t ordinarily fit in a DSS provider’s job duties but as we all learn, we are consulted on the darnedest things and over time we collect an often disparate array of resources that we turn to for information or to make referrals when called upon for help.  306 more words

Student's With Disabilities

Microsoft disAbility Scholarship

The disAbility Scholarship at Microsoft delivers on the mission of Microsoft’s cross disability employee resource group to empower and enable people with disabilities. This scholarship enables high school students with disabilities to go to college and target a career in the technology industry. 263 more words

College Scholarships

Special Education: Should I file a state complaint?

Eligible students with disabilities are entitled to special education and related services under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  If you believe your child is not receiving the special education and related services he or she is entitled to under federal law, one option available to you is to file a state complaint.  322 more words

Lecture worksheets

This semester, as I walked around my classroom, I noticed that students’ notes and notebooks were somewhat sparse and disorganized. In fact, they were mainly the paradigm charts…. 515 more words

General Reflections On Teaching