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Special Education Inclusion Works: Ask the Homecoming Queen in Georgetown, MI by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 30 Oct 2009 12:00am By Kim Stagliano I went to Catholic school for eight years. Then a boarding school. (Can you believe my folks sent me away?)  LOL! And then I attended Tufts (alma mater of Dr. Paul Offit) and was graduated from Boston College during "the Flutie years."   One of my husband's and my earliest arguments as a newlyweds was how we'd ed ... Read on »
Special Education Inclusion Works: Ask the Homecoming Queen in Georgetown, MI by Kim S. Patient Expert Posted Fri 30 Oct 2009 11:00pm By Kim Stagliano I went to Catholic school for eight years. Then a boarding school. (Can you believe my folks sent me away?) LOL! And then I attended Tufts (alma mater of Dr. Paul Offit) and was graduated from Boston... Read on »
Special Education is Not a Place: Avoiding Pull-Out Services in Inclusive Schools by Real IN Moms .. Patient Expert Posted Tue 27 Jan 2009 8:13pm © 2005Paula Kluth  Since the inception of inclusive schooling, teachers have worked hard to provide students with disabilities access to both a typical education in the general education classroom and to the individual supports and services they need to find success in that classroom. In many classrooms, however, educators stumped at how to ... Read on »
We're No. 2; Special Education Law Blog Named Second Best Special Education Blog by Jim Gerl Patient Expert Posted Wed 23 Jun 2010 12:26pm Image by acroamatic via Flickr A recent list of the top 40 Special Education Blogs ranks this blog as number 2! As the old television ad says, we try harder. But seriously, this is another big honor for this blog. Here is the list . There are some amazing blogs on the list. We are honored to be named number two. You may want ... Read on »
U.S. Special Education Leaders to Address National Association of State Directors of Special Education by US Deptartment of Education Posted Fri 14 Oct 2011 11:08am Contact:   Press Office , (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov Event Date 1: October 17, 2011 10:30 am - 12:30 pm ... Read on »
U.S. Assistant Secretary for Special Education to Address Lehigh University Special Education Law Symposium by US Deptartment of Education Posted Fri 22 Jun 2012 9:43am Contact:   Press Office, (202) 401-1576, press@ed.gov Event Date 1: June 24, 2012 06:30 pm - 08:30 pm ... Read on »
Press coverage of special education costs during a budget crisis by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Thu 20 Jan 2011 12:00am Let’s list a few obvious facts: California is in the midst of a budget crisis. Governor Brown just took office and is faced with a massive deficit. Much of the state’s budget is educational. Some of that budget is special education. There needs to be a real discussion of how to provide an appropriate education for special needs kids i ... Read on »
An example of why protections must be in place for special education funding by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Mon 22 Apr 2013 6:28pm Federal law requires that schools do not reduce support for special education. School can reduce support, but if and when they do they face penalties. The Federal Government has never lived up to its obligation to pay for 40% of the costs of special education. This results in the view by some school officials that special education is an unf ... Read on »
Special education needs and the UK election by WelcometoIllinois Patient Expert Posted Wed 21 Apr 2010 12:00am Having stuck my beak into the US election, it’s funny that I don’t feel the same need to blog about the current UK election campaign in the context of Down’s syndrome and special needs (maybe because there aren’t such, ahem, polarizing characters in the UK). Anyway, from The Guardian , by way of the Down’s Syndrome Association , here’s how ... Read on »
Special Education Law 101- Part V Compensatory Education - Revisited by Jim Gerl Patient Expert Posted Wed 16 Jun 2010 7:51pm Image via Wikipedia I have recently been rerunning a previous series on the basics of special education law. I hope that it has been a good basic course for some and an important review for others. Let me know what you think. Today's final installment involves compensatory education Special Ed Law 101- Part III Compensatory ... Read on »