Category Archives: Autism

Community Fundraisers We Should Consider Attending


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The Importance of Transition for Adolescents with Disabilities And the Role That Your High School District Plays in that Transition


Congress has designated March as a time that businesses recognize the talents that people with disabilities contribute to their communities. As companies such as AMC Theatres, Walgreens and Microsoft can attest, disabled workers can be a great asset.  But only … Continue reading

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Is Leyden Area Special Education CoOp (LASEC) Obsolete ? Β Should Norwood Park Grammar Schools Withdraw From LASEC and Consolidate Special Education Services ?


  Leyden Area Special Education CoOp (LASEC) is a partnership organization composed of Leyden SD212, Elmwood Park Consolidated SD401 , Β Ridgewood SD234 , Mannheim SD83, Franklin Park SD84, Β River Grove SD85.5 , Β Rhodes SD84.5 , Norridge SD80, Pennoyer SD79, Union … Continue reading

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The federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act guarantees special ed students extra help no matter how much it costs.


The federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act guarantees special ed students extra help no matter how much it costs. Can IEP Teams Say “No” To Special Education Services Based on Money Woes? No, No and No! By Michelle Ball, California … Continue reading

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Light It Up Blue


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Tracking devices for children with autism and other special needs


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Tips to be the best advocate for special needs children


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Tips to be the best advocate for special needs children


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not always


Originally posted on a diary of a mom:
Brooke on pajama day, soaring to new heights with Ms J The other night, I went to a small group teach-in run by a Special Education attorney. I both love and hate…

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The Magic 30: Representations of Autism in Contemporary Literature (Part Two)


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