[Source: Disability Scoop] A school district is agreeing to pay up and change its ways after federal officials say a student with disabilities was denied access to her trained service dog. The U.S. Department of Justice said that it has reached a settlement with…...
August 31, 2020
[Source:  The Philadelphia Inquirer] The behaviors started a few days after COVID-19 closed schools indefinitely in March: Eleven-year-old Ronan Strouse would bite one arm, issue frequent short, high-pitched yells, bang his leg hard. Ronan, who has intellectual disability, autism and other complicated…...
[Source:   Science Daily] New research from the University of Virginia School of Medicine is shedding light on the development of the brain’s immune defenses — and how those defenses respond to strokes that strike one in 4,000 babies in the first month…...
[Source: Mecical X-Press] Languages like Japanese, Korean, Turkish and the indigenous languages of the Amazon, East Africa, and New Guinea build sentences in a way that lets them grow to enormous length. Our research shows learning one of these languages may help…...
Welcome to Issue number 25 of our special e-letter, “Teaching & Therapy Resources for Homebound Families”     (Did you miss our previous issues?| Read them HERE) Each week, this e-mailer features new resources, articles about this bizarre time we are living in, and…...
[Source The Stuttering Foundation] On Thursday night, I shared joy with so many others around the country. We watched and listened to Brayden Harrington as he spoke openly about stuttering at the Democratic National Convention. He exuded confidence, eloquence, and charisma while showcasing…...
August 27, 2020
Call Today at 866-733-4278 or text us at 662-524-9099    PediaStaff is hiring an experienced Speech-Language Pathologist full-time 4 to 5 days a week to work with Preschool age kids in York County, PA.  This is a medical leave coverage starting ASAP…...
August 26, 2020
Call Today at 866-733-4278 or text us at 662-524-9099    Are you a new grad Occupational Therapist seeking a pediatric outpatient facility or a seasoned professional ready to enhance your skill set?Are you interested in living and working in an up and…...
August 26, 2020
Call Today at 866-733-4278 or text us at 662-524-9099    Are you a licensed School Social Worker that is looking for a great position for the current school year?  We need a full-time licensed School Social Worker to work with our elementary…...
[Source: Crazy Speech World] The school supply aisles are stocked and I’ve already received my welcome back letter from my administrator… that can only mean one thing:  Back to School is here!  I always feel bittersweet at the end of the summer,…...