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50 Things to Know About Special Needs Families - 50 Things to Know

50 Things to Know About Special Needs Families - 50 Things to Know | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
  As a mom to 2 special needs kids, I find that people sometimes don’t know what to do with us. We have never had anyone be outwardly unkind, it’s more plain awkwardness.
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A Poem For Parents With Special Needs Children

A Poem For Parents With Special Needs Children | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
 This Poem Is For My Son Who Has Aspergers – I could not be prouder of the young man he has become - even  if I tried. :-0)     My Flesh and BloodGod sent you here to teach meSome things I did not ...
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A Special Sparkle: Tips for New Special Education Teachers ...

A Special Sparkle: Tips for New Special Education Teachers ... | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Hey Everyone, it's Lisa! Thanks the the AMAZING response to my post Tips for 1st Year Special Education Teachers, we have a whole series of posts on the topic for you! Be on the lookout for this image in the upcoming weeks ...
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Special Education and Disability Rights Blog: Back to School Resources

Special Education and Disability Rights Blog: Back to School Resources | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
RT @cdwatts: Special Education and Disability Rights Blog: Back to School Resources http://t.co/SzzmdFFrca via @sharethis
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7 Ways to Adapt the Common Core Standards for Students with Special Needs

7 Ways to Adapt the Common Core Standards for Students with Special Needs | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
The establishment of Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for students nationwide represents a particularly robust challenge for teachers of students with special needs.
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Our Dream Come True

Our Dream Come True | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
My thoughts on "God gives children with special needs to special people." http://t.co/gEzU4OlTKs
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Strategies for special education students in the regular classroom ...

Strategies for special education students in the regular classroom ... | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Strategies for special education students in the regular classroom [196 views]. Add this video to collection or playlist. Please select collection name from following. No Collection Found ...
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Special Education 101 | Massachusetts Law Podcast

Special Education 101 | Massachusetts Law Podcast | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Massachusetts Special Education Law Attorney James Baron joins Mass Law Radio hosts Corine Claxton and Sarah De Oliveira to discuss students with special needs, the way in which school systems determine a student's ...
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Children in wealthy parts of Dublin get more special education teaching than pupils in disadvantaged areas

Children in wealthy parts of Dublin get more special education teaching  than pupils in disadvantaged areas | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Quinn pledges to revamp system to remove inequity (Children in wealthy parts of Dublin get more special education teaching than pupils in disadvantaged areas http://t.co/IpIosYh5fF)...
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Experts outline concerns about online learning, special education

Experts outline concerns about online learning, special education | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Several concerns surround the participation of students with disabilities in online-learning programs, according to the principal investigators of the Center on Online Learning and Students with Disabilities, who detailed the issues in a letter to...
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Now You Can Upload Photos and Videos to Websites from Your iPad | idevices for special needs

Now You Can Upload Photos and Videos to Websites from Your iPad | idevices for special needs | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
iOS 6 adds a much-needed feature—the ability to use Upload , Select File , or Choose File buttons and links found on websites for submitting files. (YES!
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Halloween ideas for special needs kids | Lixiang321

Halloween ideas for special needs kids | Lixiang321 | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Halloween is supposed to be a little scary, but it can be downright terrifying for special needs kids and their parents who must find a way to navigate mobility issues, dietary concerns and sensory overload — all while still ...
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'Google' Ruling on Digitizing Books a Boon for Blind Readers - On ...

'Google' Ruling on Digitizing Books a Boon for Blind Readers - On ... | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Education Week reporter Nirvi Shah tracks news and trends of interest to the special education community, including administrators, teachers, and parents.
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Tips For Helping Perfectionist Kids With Autism Make Art | ArtShop

Tips For Helping Perfectionist Kids With Autism Make Art | ArtShop | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Tips for helping perfectionist kids with special needs make art http://t.co/zLcoVBdKA5
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The Lighter Side of #Autism and Special Needs Parenting » Lost and Tired

The Lighter Side of #Autism and Special Needs Parenting » Lost and Tired | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
There are so many things that we go through as special needs parents that it's easy to get lost in all the chaos swirling all around us.
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Researchers Pursuing Novel Methods to Diagnose Autism - Education Week News (blog)

Researchers Pursuing Novel Methods to Diagnose Autism - Education Week News (blog) | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Researchers Pursuing Novel Methods to Diagnose Autism
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... as young as two years old; the average age of diagnosis of autism is 4.5 years.
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What I Don't Wish For My Son With Special Needs - Huffington Post

What I Don't Wish For My Son With Special Needs - Huffington Post | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
What I Don't Wish For My Son With Special Needs
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Max has cerebral palsy, yet the idea that special needs should be "fixed" or cured is unsettling. At the same time, it's made me wonder what would happen if cerebral palsy were curable.
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8 Special Needs Apps You Should Know About

8 Special Needs Apps You Should Know About | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
With hundreds of apps now available to help individuals with special needs it has become increasingly difficult to find and choose the right special needs app.  Back in January Friendship Circle la...
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Special teachers needed for special ed - News & Observer

Special teachers needed for special ed - News & Observer | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Special teachers needed for special ed
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It is one of the great blessings of public education that children who at one time might have been characterized as unable to learn now can prosper in a public school.
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Strange behavior - Boston Globe

Strange behavior - Boston Globe | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Strange behavior
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Having a child with special needs has changed my perspective on life. I've become more understanding and slower to judge other people. I didn't realize how far this had gone until a few months ago.
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Music helps young people with special needs connect with world - YNN

Music helps young people with special needs connect with world - YNN | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Music helps young people with special needs connect with world
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GREENSBORO, N.C. -- The universal language of music is helping young people with special needs better relate to the world around them.
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Minnesota Department of Education slashes paperwork for special education ... - Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota Department of Education slashes paperwork for special education ...Alexandria Echo PressToday, Governor Mark Dayton congratulated Minnesota Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius and the state Department of Education (MDE) for reducing...
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Free Online Video Ripper | idevices for special needs

Free Online Video Ripper | idevices for special needs | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Video ripper is a very simple to use free online service for you to rip videos from YouTube, Metacafe, Vimeo, MySpace, Justin.tv, etc. It also allows you to rip online videos and convert local video files to MP4, AVI, 3GP, WMV, MKV, MP3 etc.
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Assistive Technology has come a long way making devices and programs available to our children with special needs in a lightweight and even trendy way!  Depending on your child's needs, there is...
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Love That Max: Special Needs Blogger Weekend Link-Up: Ready ...

Love That Max: Special Needs Blogger Weekend Link-Up: Ready ... | Alberta Special Education | Scoop.it
Special Needs Blogger Weekend Link-Up: Ready, Set, Post! It's another weekend link-up for bloggers with kids who have special needs. Are you having fun yet? I am. The idea. Share a favorite post of the week.
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