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25 Ways to Develop 21st Century Thinkers

25 Ways to Develop 21st Century Thinkers | Special Education World | Scoop.it
The need to develop critical thinkers has never been as urgent as it is now. In a world that is digitally focused and where there is an outpouring of information surfeit, students need to be equipped...
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The Busy Teacher’s Quick Common Core Guide

The Busy Teacher’s Quick Common Core Guide | Special Education World | Scoop.it
Forty five states plus Washington DC and four territories have adopted the Common Core Standards. While standardized teaching and benchmarking aren't always favorite items on teachers' lists, it would seem that they're here for at least awhile.
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Special education center students in Alexandria get royal treatment - Alexandria Town Talk

Special education center students in Alexandria get royal treatment
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Brittany F. (center) is among the Louisiana Special Education School students who will receive a prom dress from the Louisiana Cinderella Project.
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Why We Need a Better World for Children with Intellectual Disabilities

Why We Need a Better World for Children with Intellectual Disabilities | Special Education World | Scoop.it
My daughter, like all kids, is a delight and a lot of work.
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Hamilton bus stops dangerous, inadequate for people with disabilities ... - CBC.ca

Hamilton bus stops dangerous, inadequate for people with disabilities ... - CBC.ca | Special Education World | Scoop.it
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Day in, day out, Terri Wallis feels like she's shouting into a vacuum.
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The Impact of Music on Learning

The Impact of Music on Learning | Special Education World | Scoop.it
Why is it that some prefer to study with classical music playing in the background while others soothing when working on difficult Math exercises ? What is it that makes the human brain feel...
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Social worker managing senior transition - Morton Grove Champion

Social worker managing senior transition - Morton Grove Champion | Special Education World | Scoop.it
Social worker managing senior transition
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The village had eliminated the staff position, and with it, longtime and well-liked Family and Senior Services Director Jackie Walker-O'Keefe.
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Teen With Down Syndrome Makes Mount Everest History (Video)

Teen With Down Syndrome Makes Mount Everest History (Video) | Special Education World | Scoop.it
After a year of training, Eli Reimer made the long journey from his hometown of Bend, OR, to Nepal to climb his way to Mt. Everest's Southern basecamp. Ten grueling days later, the teen not only realized his dream, but also ...
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Math: Teacher Gestures Boost Learning

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In the study, "Consolidation and Transfer of Learning After Observing Hand Gesture," psychologists from the University of Iowa and Michigan State University taught 184 2nd-, 3rd-, and 4th-graders a lesson about mathematical equivalence, a foundation concept for algebra.


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April, a Time for Autism Awareness……a Time to show Compassion ...

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Learn Your Special Education Laws, Special Education Rights, and Share IEP Goal Ideas. Special Education & IEP Advisor. Member Login: Not a member? Click here to sign up! Username Password. Remember Me ...
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