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The 76ers Signed A Teenager With Down Syndrome - SportsGrid

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The 76ers Signed A Teenager With Down Syndrome SportsGrid The team will sign Kevin Grow, the Bensalem High School senior with Down syndrome who served as the basketball team's manager before suiting up the final two games and scoring 13 points,...
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South Broward High School SVE students part of 'Peter Pan' - Sun-Sentinel

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South Broward High School SVE students part of 'Peter Pan' Sun-Sentinel Fourteen of the cast members were students in the Hollywood school's specialized varying exceptionalities program, which caters to kids with special needs like autism and Down...
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Editorial: Utah legislators should require autism coverage Require insurers to ... - Salt Lake Tribune

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Utah has the highest rate of autism in the country — one child in 47.
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Jason McElwain Autistic Basketball Player

Autistic basketball player Jason McElwain has the game of his life.
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Rome restaurant serving new attitude to Down's syndrome - gulfnews.com

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gulfnews.com Rome restaurant serving new attitude to Down's syndrome gulfnews.com Rome: It was another busy night for the staff with Down's syndrome at the Girasoli restaurant in Rome, which serves up traditional pizza and pasta dishes along with a...
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Life with 10 children, 7 with special needs

Jeremy and Christianne Green never dreamed they would have 10 children. But, 10 children they have. The Greens have three biological children and seven adopt...
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12 Best Special Needs Apps of 2012 - Special Education

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12 Best Special Needs Apps of 2012 - Special Education

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Steven Blomdale's curator insight, March 6, 2013 7:28 PM

Through the use of digital technologies students develop ICT capabilities through being exposed and adapting to new ways of doing things as technologies evolve (ACARA, 2013). Students learn to use ICT effectively and appropriately to access, create and communicate information and ideas, solve problems and work collaboratively, and in their lives beyond school.

 

The following list consist of applications addresses the learning needs of special needs students. These applications delevop social skills, speech to text, augmentative/alternative communication and  develop spatial reasoning skills. I have used some of these applications such as "My first ACC and Pictello" in previous practicums and they have engaged the student.

Steven Blomdale's comment, March 9, 2013 10:06 PM
Great applications for developing crucial 21st century skills for special needs students
Naomi W's curator insight, March 5, 2014 10:56 PM
12 Best Special Needs Apps of 2012