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Stories and resources that help people better understand individuals with learning and/or developmental disabilities
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Nuts and Bolts: Crooked Lines by Jane Bozarth : Learning Solutions Magazine

Nuts and Bolts: Crooked Lines by Jane  Bozarth : Learning Solutions Magazine | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
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Learning—and life—rarely happens in a neat straight path. (via Jane Bozarth)

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The Simple Truths of Service Movie

The Simple Truths of Service Movie | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
Corporate Gift Books from Simple Truths by Mac Anderson,the Founder of Successories. These gift books make great business gifts. Each book is filled with Mac's insight's on Customer Service, Leadership, Teamwork, Attitude and Success.
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Great story of an individual with a disability that made a huge impact.

 

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Developmental Disabilities Have Not Deterred Jamaican Immigrant

Developmental Disabilities Have Not Deterred Jamaican Immigrant | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
Raphia Smith recently lost a job and her family’s Brooklyn apartment, but she continues to pursue the goal of full-time employment.
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What is a developmental disability? | THERAPY 2000

What is a developmental disability? | THERAPY 2000 | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
What is a developmental disability Developmental disability is a common diagnosis these days. One in six children, 15%, are currently being diagnosed with a developmental disability or delay. Developmental disabilities ...
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Christmas event offers wonderland for students with developmental disabilities - Coshocton Tribune

Christmas event offers wonderland for students with developmental disabilities - Coshocton Tribune | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
Christmas event offers wonderland for students with developmental disabilitiesCoshocton TribuneThe rooms had been turned into a winter wonderland for local students with developmental disabilities.
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With Resolution, UN Puts Focus On Developmental Disabilities ...

With Resolution, UN Puts Focus On Developmental Disabilities ... | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
The United Nations is urging countries worldwide to do more to support and accept people with autism and other developmental disabilities.
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10 Strategies to Attend Conferences for Free

10 Strategies to Attend Conferences for Free | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
Conference badges seem to only ever increase in price, but not attending at least the occasional conference means that you’re ...
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10 ways to eliminate "I can't afford it" from your reasons for not attending a conference.

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Hurricane Sandy floodwaters destroyed a disabled New York City lawyer's vital transportation, but he soldiers on

Hurricane Sandy floodwaters destroyed a disabled New York City lawyer's vital transportation,  but he soldiers on | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
When the evacuation order came for Coney Island as Hurricane Sandy threatened the city, Michael Wasser and his parents decided to shelter in place.
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LED American Flag Documentary

Herkimer ARC in Partnership with Fiberdyne Labs replaced the American flag at the US recruiting station at Times Square...
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Can Disability Be Sexy? - Disability Scoop

Can Disability Be Sexy? - Disability Scoop | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
A series of photographs spoofing the often racy advertisements from clothing retailer American Apparel is questioning traditional ideas of beauty in a most provocative way.
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Developmental Disabilities and Abuse: Know the Facts |

By Dana Fleitman, Program Coordinator Though research on violence against women with disabilities is limited, a 2009 research update from the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence highlights findings showing ...
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Work of artists with disabilities on display - Newsday

Work of artists with disabilities on display - Newsday | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
NewsdayWork of artists with disabilities on displayNewsdayGarden City photos.
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The National Leadership Consortium on Developmental Disabilities at

The National Leadership Consortium on Developmental Disabilities at | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
The National Leadership Consortium on Developmental Disabilities at the University of Delaware is a partnership of eleven national developmental disabilities organizations[1] that have come together to support emerging ...
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Hope Haven helps those with disabilities live life to the fullest ...

When many see individuals with developmental disabilities, they tend to set limitations on them. But Hope Haven recognizes people's strengths and works to offer assistance to help them become more independent.
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Bring back UN Treaty for Persons with Disabilities to the Floor NOW

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Finding Own Home, and Independence, Despite a Disability

Finding Own Home, and Independence, Despite a Disability | Serving Individuals with Learning and Developmental Disabilities | Scoop.it
For Shaniqua Freeman, a 31-year-old with cerebral palsy, moving into her own apartment was a symbol that she was an independent adult.
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