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Challenger baseball is a big hit with special needs kids

Challenger baseball is a big hit with special needs kids | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
Challenger baseball teams give kids with special needs a chance to get out on the field and play just like any other kid.  In The Woodlands, the Orwall Challeng...

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Wrightslaw Special Education & Advocacy Conference, Charlotte, NC (May 3, 2012)

Wrightslaw Special Education & Advocacy Conference, Charlotte, NC (May 3, 2012) | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
Wrightslaw special education law and advocacy training programs are designed to meet the needs of parents, advocates, attorneys, educators, health care providers, and others who represent the interests of children with disabilities and their families...
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Wire-Tapping Disabled Kids At School All The Rage?

Wire-Tapping Disabled Kids At School All The Rage? | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
CHERRY HILL, N.J. - Teachers hurled insults like "bastard," ''tard," ''damn dumb" and "a hippo in a ballerina suit." A bus driver threatened to slap one child, while a bus monitor told another, "Shut up, you little dog."They were all special needs...
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Holding down a job as a special needs parent

Holding down a job as a special needs parent | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
Holding down a job is a task we all take seriously I’m sure.  Parenting a child is also something we all take seriously as well.  When it comes to leaving our c...

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Disabled Children: A Legal Handbook | Council for Disabled Children

Disabled Children: A Legal Handbook | Council for Disabled Children | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
Disabled children: a legal handbook is an authoritative yet accessible guide to the legal rights of disabled children and their families in England and Wales. (RT @edcm_campaign: Need a guide to your disabled child's legal rights?
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Struggle over how to evaluate special ed teachers

Struggle over how to evaluate special ed teachers | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
Since the first day of class this school year, Bev Campbell has been teaching her students how to say their names.
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Teacher who put special needs student in box returns to work - My Fox 8

Teacher who put special needs student in box returns to work - My Fox 8 | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
My Fox 8Teacher who put special needs student in box returns to workMy Fox 8HICKORY, NC — A Caldwell County middle school teacher accused of putting a special needs child in a cardboard box has returned to work.
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Places to go check out this weekend

Places to go check out this weekend | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
This weekend there are a whole bunch of things to do with the family.  If you find yourself in the Kingwood area you’ll want to go over to the Village Learning...
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A Tip For Traveling to Theme Parks with Special Needs | i.seeKissimmee Blog

A Tip For Traveling to Theme Parks with Special Needs | i.seeKissimmee Blog | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
i.seeKissimmee is about you and the way you experience our wonderful destination. The posts you see here were written by Kissimmee visitors as guest bloggers, with a few entries by our staff.
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Adaptive Planning Named Finalist in the 2012 Hot Companies and ...

Adaptive Planning Named Finalist in the 2012 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards by Network Products Guide – msnbc.com. Published April 26, 2012. The industry and peer awards from Network Products Guide are the world's premier ...
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Battling the Bullying of an Autistic Child - Health.com

Battling the Bullying of an Autistic Child - Health.com | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
Battling the Bullying of an Autistic ChildHealth.com“It's really painful to watch your child being hurt in this way,” Patricia Mahoney said.
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Family Misses Flight After TSA Gives Pat-Down To Girl With Cerebral Palsy - CBS DC

Family Misses Flight After TSA Gives Pat-Down To Girl With Cerebral Palsy - CBS DC | Able Parent - Raising Children With Special Needs | Scoop.it
The Transportation Security Administration is once again the subject of national scrutiny, this time after aggressively screening a 7-year-old female passenger with Cerebral Palsy.
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