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Special Education Goes High Tech | Special Education Degrees

<b>Share this infographic on your site!</b><p>Students with speech delays, autism, cerebral palsy and down syndrome have found new ways to express themselves, …

Exceptional Lives: Special Education in Today's Schools (6th Edition)

Through real-life stories about children, their families, and their teachers, and through the use of the most recent evidence-based research on …

Special Education Digest

ISES education program makes bold change that pays off

Everyone says they want to dump the status quo in favor of a radical change. That is, until they see the familiar start to fade away. And then they …

Arne Duncan Wants Special Education Students To Take General Exams

Should students with disabilities be held to the same academic standards as their peers? And should schools and teachers be held accountable for their progress?<p>U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan answered that question with a resounding yes, proposing a seemingly wonky regulatory change that …

Education - Special Education

The Worst Victims of the Education Sequester: Special-Needs Students and Poor Kids

Thanks to Washington's budget showdown, our neediest kids will see the deepest cuts.<p>Reuters<p>The sequester's guillotine has little regard for good or bad programs as it unselectively slices spending across the country, but perhaps nowhere does its indiscriminate blade fall more harshly than within …

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Vizzle - Visual learning lessons for IEP progress monitoring

Choose from a library of thousands of standards-based, peer-reviewed interactive lessons, games and activities.<p>Collect data automatically as students …

Unofficial exclusions leave thousands of vulnerable children without education

The government and local authorities are failing to identify vulnerable children who are being denied an education illegally, a Guardian investigation has found.<p>Experts fear thousands of under-16s are falling out of the system after being "unofficially excluded" from schools.<p>Councils have a …

Engineers develop educational robot for children with learning difficulties

Korean company SK Telecom has taken corporate social responsibility into the future with hi-tech strategy to help students<p>Korea's rigorous and demanding education system was one factor behind the country's stunning economic growth during the late 20th century.<p>Now Korea is a global leader in …

Education

A day in the life of a special educational needs coordinator

When I ask myself the question, "what's it like being a special educational needs coordinator (SENCo)?", I immediately imagine a cartoon waiter hurrying around balancing a dozen plates while also trying to attend to customers as they stop him on his way. But then I quickly turn away from the …

Discipline Your Toddler Using Time Out

Time out is often something that parents discover accidentally when their toddlers are just beginning to test the boundaries of what is acceptable …

Tell Me More's Twitter Education Special

<b>Listen</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b><p>Education has long been referred to as a civil right in this country — including by Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama and by the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Nearly 50 years ago, King said:<p>"The richest nation on earth has never allocated enough resources to …

iPad in Education: 7 New Schools Open in Holland with iPads as ‘Virtual School’

Image Source: | Source: O4NT<p>Today seven new ‘Steve Jobs Schools’ have opened in the Netherlands. These schools have a radical new approach, with iPads right at the center of it. The schools are located in the Dutch cities of Sneek, Breda, Almere, Emmen, Heenvliet and Amsterdam. They’ll be following …

Education Technology

Tips to Increase Parental Involvement in Education

True school reform will always begin with an increase in parental involvement in education. It has been proven time and time again that parents who …

Education Secretary: Tech Will Never Replace Great Teachers

Everyone wants to hangout with Sal Khan. The popular founder of the innovative Khan Academy is a good person to rub elbows with — even if you're the …

Youth Wish List For Changing Education

Host Michel Martin gets perspective from two recent high school grads on what's working, and what isn't in schools. She speaks with Elijah Miles, a freshman at Morgan State University in Maryland, and Kashawn Campbell, a sophomore at UC Berkley.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>Now we've heard from …

What Critics Don't Understand About Gamified Education - GCo

<b>Gamified Education Is a New Model of Learning</b><p>Critics of gamified education always seem to miss some major points:<p>1) Gamified education is much more …

10 Presentation Techniques You Can (And Should) Copy From Apple's WWDC Keynote

I look forward to Apple keynote presentations and product launches because, as a communication specialist, it’s hard for me to find a better role model for creating, designing, and delivering a presentation. The keynote at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) 2013 offers yet another …