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Can an addiction to smartphones trigger ADHD?

Can an addiction to smartphones trigger ADHD? | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
The results of the experiment were clear: More frequent phone interruptions made people less attentive and more hyperactive.
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Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids

Understanding Dyslexia and the Reading Brain in Kids | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
Reading is a skill humans aren't born with, but schools are designed to reward those whose brains are well-wired to read, which can complicate the learning
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'Moving Life Ltd.' is the developer of 'ATTO', a new foldable mobility scooter that folds within seconds to the Size of a Trolley Suitcase.
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Skype in the Classroom

Skype in the Classroom | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
Skype in the Classroom is a free and easy way for teachers to open up their classroom. Meet new people, talk to experts, share ideas and create amazing learning experiences with teachers from aroun...
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Genius Little Car Will Revolutionize How People With Disabilities Get Around

Genius Little Car Will Revolutionize How People With Disabilities Get Around | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
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A blind man and his armless companion plant over 10,000 trees in China

A blind man and his armless companion plant over 10,000 trees in China | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
Jia Haixia and Jia Wenqi are 53 year-old men with disabilities. Mr Haixia is blind and Mr Wenqi has had his both arms amputated.
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Bionic power trousers could be a more comfortable way to independent living

Bionic power trousers could be a more comfortable way to independent living | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
Bionic trousers could use artificial muscles to help wearers move about -- and soft robotics technology will make the clothing comfortable and maybe even stylish.
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Fairy playdough recipe - Laughing Kids Learn

Fairy playdough recipe - Laughing Kids Learn | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
This fairy playdough recipe smells amazing and only takes 3 ingredients to make it. Great for developing fine motor skills and used during imaginative play.
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Half of All Children Will Be Autistic by 2025, Warns Senior Research Scientist at MIT | The Alliance for Natural Health USA

Half of All Children Will Be Autistic by 2025, Warns Senior Research Scientist at MIT | The Alliance for Natural Health USA | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
Why? Evidence points to glyphosate toxicity from the overuse of Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide on our food.
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Multisensory experiences for pupils with PMLD

Multisensory experiences for pupils with PMLD
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Autism — what we know (and what we don’t know yet)

Autism — what we know (and what we don’t know yet) | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
In this factual talk, geneticist Wendy Chung shares what we know about autism spectrum disorder — for example, that autism has multiple, perhaps interlocking, causes. Looking beyond the worry and concern that can surround a diagnosis, Chung and her team look at what we’ve learned through studies, treatments and careful listening.
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A parent’s advice to a teacher of autistic kids

A parent’s advice to a teacher of autistic kids | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
At the start of Autism Acceptance Month, author Steve Silberman spoke to the United Nations about the need for school and workplace environments that embrace all kinds of minds. As a parent of an a…
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A Mother's Lesson: When Memory Fails, Delight in the Moment

A Mother's Lesson: When Memory Fails, Delight in the Moment | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
My mother wrote about her mother’s Alzheimer’s disease in this paper decades ago. And then it came for her.
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The best kindergarten you’ve ever seen

The best kindergarten you’ve ever seen | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
At this school in Tokyo, five-year-olds cause traffic jams and windows are for Santa to climb into. Meet: the world's cutest kindergarten, designed by architect Takaharu Tezuka. In this charming talk, he walks us through a design process that really lets kids be kids.
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A Disabled Boy Stumbled Into A Horse's Pen. The Result Will Leave You Speechless.

A Disabled Boy Stumbled Into A Horse's Pen. The Result Will Leave You Speechless. | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
Simply beautiful!
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The inventors of this could have made a fortune. Instead, they're making kids happy.

The inventors of this could have made a fortune. Instead, they're making kids happy. | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
#PromotedPost He didn't want just any arm.
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An Entire Town Secretly Learned Sign Language To Surprise Their Deaf Neighbor

An Entire Town Secretly Learned Sign Language To Surprise Their Deaf Neighbor | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
This will hit you right in the feels.
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'My Friend Has a Son Who Is Autistic'

'My Friend Has a Son Who Is Autistic' | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
At first, I didn’t get that the clumsy idle talk was an attempt at showing compassion.
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Behaviour Crib Sheets for SENCo/ Behaviour Mentor

Behaviour Crib Sheets for SENCo/ Behaviour Mentor | Special Needs Education | Scoop.it
Behaviour Crib Sheets for SENCo/ Behaviour Mentor
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