The iPad's accessibility features make it a great assistive technology tool for students with disabilities that impede their learning. Here's why special education teachers love the iPad.
Specialized Academic Instruction was marketed to California school district as a way for them to save money and fulfill the goals of mainstreaming special education students. But is it working?
The causes of poor reading comprehension may be more complicated than what meets the eye. The causes can be varied and manifold and often require someone trained in identifying reading problems.
Send your student well stocked for school with this elementary special education supply list. Do you teach special education? Consider using some or all of these items for your next supply list.
An ideal classroom arrangement can bolster special needs students' abilities to learn. The trick is to find out which arrangement will accommodate this particular student population.
While inclusive education has its benefits, there are enormous challenges hindering its effective implementation especially in developing countries.
There's a lot of talk about right brain education. And, in many respects, it sounds appealing. However, some aspects of it work, while much of it may be misunderstood.
Full inclusion is an attempt to elevate students with disabilities to the same educational access as their peers have. While it may work for some, it does little for some. One article in a series.
The Importance of Routines and Procedures in the Special Education Classroom...Before the year starts, make a list of all the aspects of class that would benefit from the explicit teaching of a routine or procedure,...
Mainstreaming of children with low vision has been tried out in many countries successfully. Training of teachers and providing suitable facilities in regular classrooms are the hallmarks for success.