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MARK KENNEDY / AP NEW YORK -- Families of autistic children have a new place to engage their sons and daughters â€“ Broadway.
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New, tuition-free, virtual public high school offers technology-enhanced education with flexible graduation pacing options for students in grades 9-12 from across Michigan.
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The number of children with autism increased by 10 percent this year in District 75, the city's program for children with the most serious needs, according to preliminary data obtained by Schoolbook.
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A decade after No Child Left Behind, some parents and students say no to the high-stakes exams.
For many people living with autism , it takes years to carve a place in life where they can thrive.
Heather Cronin Ott sits on the gym floor, hands locked with the fourth-grade boy’s as she helps him learn sit-ups
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Lansing — Michigan's Medicaid and MIChild programs will cover the cost of applied behavior analysis services to treat young children with autism starting today.
A bill under consideration in the North Dakota Legislature is prompting concern among some parents of children with autistic spectrum disorders.
One of the most consistent findings in educational studies of creativity has been that teachers dislike personality traits associated with creativity.
Varina High School student Angel Rogowski thinks the garden her class is building is worth calling home about.
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A special education teacher at West De Pere Middle School is taking a special approach to forging relationships with her students. She says those relationships set the children on the path to success.
GROTON -- Musical notes are Gianna Hitsos tool to fight against prejudice.
PHOENIX -- Because of a shortage of specialists around the country, it can take as long as six months for parents who suspect their child might have autism to get confirmation and begin treatment.
Teachers can turn things around for students with special needs by engaging them in activities based on their strengths instead of their weaknesses, says a neuroscience expert.
Children with autism tend to leave out silly actions when copying the behavior of an adult.
Helen Norcross keeps buzzers around her home so she’ll know where her son is at all times.
Describes how to use advocacy strategies to negotiate for extended school year (ESY) services, including the importance of saving face and the Columbo Strategy by Peter Wright and Pamela Wright.
Pat Howey explains why Present Levels are so important to the IEP and describes how to design accurate and up-to-date present levels.