Family Crusade Leads to Tax Credits for Special Education
Jul18

Family Crusade Leads to Tax Credits for Special Education

The bill, which became law June 30, allows up to $6,000 a year in tax credits to help pay for private education and therapy for children with special needs.

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A First Encounter with Meanness
Jun12

A First Encounter with Meanness

My daughter Ava is nearly 5 years old. At this point, we’ve had plenty of encounters with ignorance and thoughtlessness. And, at this point, it takes a lot to phase me. I have seen and heard it all.

However, today was a first. Surprisingly, perhaps.

Today, before my eyes, Ava encountered pure meanness.

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Bus Driver Arrested for Assaulting Non-Verbal Student (Video)

“She was not in her right mind. She had completely snapped,” says mother.

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WATCH: Deaf Poetry – I Was Born as Deaf and as Quiet as a Starfish
Jun04
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WATCH: Common-Core Tests to Have Built-in Accommodations
Jun04

WATCH: Common-Core Tests to Have Built-in Accommodations

When a new generation of tests—the common-core assessments—is unveiled in a few years, they will have accommodations for most students with disabilities built right in.

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