How does one find the academic levels and skills of a student with special needs? There are several assessment tools available to special educators. One of them is the Woodcock Johnson.
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.
Full-inclusion gives students with minor learning disabilities a chance to receive the same education as their non-disabled peers. However, the system has its flaws despite good intentions.
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.
Addressing the stigma associated with special education students in our society.
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.
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?
While inclusive education has its benefits, there are enormous challenges hindering its effective implementation especially in developing countries.
The principal of the school provides vital leadership to the Individual Educational Planning Team, along with much needed moral support for teachers, service providers, and parents.
The main purpose of this literature review is to describe the IEP, which stands for the Individualized Educational Program. The IEP is mainly used in a Special Educational setting however, it is sometimes used in...