Tag Archives: Special Education

Children’s Books Win Awards For Disability Storylines

[Source:  Disability Scoop] As the Newbery and Caldecott Medals call out the best new children’s titles, several books are being honored for telling stories of those with autism and other disabilities. The American Library Association named three winners and three … Continue reading

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Nationally, Waiting Lists For Waiver Services Growing

[Source: Disability Scoop] The number of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities across the country who are on waiting lists to receive Medicaid-funded home- and community-based services is on the rise. There were 473,000 people on waiting lists in 2017, … Continue reading

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Children as Young as 9 and 10 Think About Killing Themselves

[Source:  Education Week] Educators trying to halt the skyrocketing number of young people killing themselves need to intervene far earlier than they might think: A new study finds children as young as 9 and 10 report suicidal thoughts and self-harm. … Continue reading

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Military Families Take Fight For Special Education To Capitol Hill

[Source: Disability Scoop] WASHINGTON — U.S. Navy spouse Michelle Norman is no stranger among military families fighting school districts and the Defense Department for essential educational opportunities for their children with special needs. Norman and her husband, Navy Capt. Cassidy … Continue reading

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Hot, New Job! SpEd Teacher – Chicago, IL

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