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Making Progress: Children with Disabilities in the Public School System

            Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District is a recent case that was heard by the  the Supreme Court of the United States that shined light on a lack of quality education being provided to a child with a disability in  public school.  798 more words

Austism

US Failing Education System - nowhere to go but up?

The vigil against DeVos as Education Secretary is riddled in hypocrisy with claims that she will support charter schools and homeschool education leaving public schools in the lynch… The protesters response? 584 more words

Politics

A Bullet for the Teacher

Summary: Commentary explores the disconnect between recent educational reforms and Americans’ beliefs about teachers and teaching.

Excerpt from article:

Rather than reward intelligence, innovation, or compassion, American educational policies tend to valorize compliance and the attainment of ever-higher test scores.  

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Creating Inclusive Environment