Elyssa DeBoer

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4 Things Innovative Schools Have In Common

<b>4 Things Innovative Schools Have In Common</b><p>by <b>Steve Wheeler</b>, Associate Professor, Plymouth Institute of Education<p>A recent list of 13 innovative schools …

10 Manners Parents Should Be Teaching Their Kids But Aren't

Teaching kids to say "please" and "thank you" is just the beginning. Don't forget these 10 important manners to teach kids now.<p>Shutterstock<p>We parents …

The Effective Form Tutor

Tonight’s 15 minute forum was led by Deputy Company Leader Jane Hedger. The form tutor role is an essential one for schools. However, as teachers are …

How To Understand What Your Students with Autism Need

Presented by Karina Barley, M.Ed., Autism Education Specialist, Digital Learning Tree<br>Sponsored by Monarch Center for Autism, STAR Autism Support and …

Can Speech Challenged Students Get an Appropriate Education?

What would you do if the whimper in your heart could not find the right words to speak? What if you couldn’t control the things you felt compelled to …

Spokane-area school districts count special education students differently

Most local school districts don’t count special education students the way Spokane Public Schools does based on a policy that has prompted a former …

Is Special Education Paperwork Really a Problem?

Spoiler alert: Yes, many think so. But a federal report says district leaders also acknowledge paperwork's importance, and say state and local …

Technology helping disabled Edmonton students keep up with homework

Lorne Webber works at his computer as a reader turns the words on his screen into what sounds like a stream of gobbledygook.<p>Most of us read at about …