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Scapegoating Educators

Posted on April 04, 2011

Skype in the classroom is a free community to help teachers everywhere use Skype to help their students learn. It’s a place for teachers to connect with each other, search find partner classes and share inspiration. This is a global initiative that was created in response to the growing number of teachers using Skype in their classrooms. For example, pills teachers can: collaborate on projects across borders/countries, connect with other teachers worldwide, and access teacher resources such

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Fair and Appropriate, But Not Bully-Free

Posted on April 04, 2011

The possibility of bullying—even for a student with disabilities—isn't enough to warrant a transfer to another school, information pills a Pennsylvania federal court judge ruled in February. A student identified as J.E. in court documents had been attending a private school, tadalafil placed there based on his Individualized Education Program, to best meet his needs. The 10th-grader had been diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, reading, math, and writing disorders, as well as a learning

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Bullying IEP Goals?

Posted on March 03, 2011

American children with disabilities are two to three times more likely to be victims of bullying than their able-bodied peers. The bullying ranges from verbal and physical abuse to online hostility and social isolation. "This is a silent epidemic ... because it's a problem most people don't know we have, order " said Timothy Shriver, case chairman and CEO for the Special Olympics. "We're trying to awaken the country now that there is an epidemic."  In October, look the U.S. Department of E

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Considerations in Teaching More Advanced Students With Autism, Asperger Syndrome and Other Pervasive Developmental Disorders

Posted on November 11, 2010

We have probably all found ourselves in a social situation that wasn't comfortable or pleasant. Perhaps the group already knew each other and you were the newcomer. It is also possible that you didn't know how to become involved in the conversation or the group didn’t try to include you. Maybe the topic of discussion was something that you knew very little about or didn't capture your interests. Maybe you found your mind wandering to other topics or wishing you were someplace else. Even worse,

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New Web-based RIDE (Responding to Individual Differences in Education) Behavior Intervention Bank

Posted on September 09, 2010

The following is an excerpt from the report card created by the MTSS (formally ABC-UBI) State Team to report on the summary of the project.  For more information on MTSS or participating districts, thumb please visit us on the web at www.updc.org/abc. Participating Districts and Charters 54 Participating Sites (11 Secondary, web 43 Elementary) The MTSS Initiative welcomed a new State Implementation Team: Heidi Mathie Mucha (UPDC), abortion Devin Healey (UPDC), Jeri Rigby (UPDC), Glenn Dyk

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