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.
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.
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.
No matter how many changes Special Education programs and laws go through, there are at least two items that will never change: the need for accommodations and modifications of lesson plans.
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.
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?
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.
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.
Is it public or private? Either way, it's a controversial destination for students with disabilities that seem unable to "fit" in a public school setting.
The brain is a fragile thing. And, it doesn't take much to alter a student's educational path. How does special educators address this condition?