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February 6, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: delays, education, Face, inequities, kids, Military, services, special

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Categories: Special needs education

Military children with special education needs are facing significant delays in getting services they need, according to a new report based on a parent survey. The delays are systemic and parents are resigned to expecting those delays — findings which are no surprise to special needs families in general, said Jennifer Barnhill, chief operating officer […]

The Rapid City Area Schools Board of Education passed a resolution updating practices related to COVID-19 on Tuesday night – changes that include eliminating “documentation of close contacts and those in quarantine.” The changes will revise the policies outlined in the school district’s “Ready. Set. Begin. 2021-2022 Back to School Plan.” The motion passed 4-0, […]

The Ministry of Education, represented by the Department of Special Education and Talent Development, organized a series of events and activities to celebrate International Day of People with Disabilities, which falls on December 3rd each year, QNA reported. These events included a talk entitled “Educational Services Provided to Students with Disabilities in Education Schools in […]

October 11, 2021

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Tags: Bottom, Crisis, demand, education, faces, Rock, services, special, Unprecendented

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Categories: autism

“We are at crisis point….” “We are at rock bottom…” By Anne Dachel Here’s a recap of stories posted over the past week or so on my site, Loss of Brain Trust.  https://www.lossofbraintrust.com/ Again my main focus is on what’s happening in Britain . Two stories in the UK Times and one in the Irish […]

Dallas ISD has taken the first step to clear a backlog of over 2,000 special education referrals, some of which date back to 2017. By last week, DISD had made progress on all but three of the 2,140 overdue referrals and had either received approval to begin the special education evaluation process or rejected that […]

Thanks to a team that works and works together, Dallas ISD has successfully cleared a backlog of approximately 2,000 unprocessed referrals for special education services. Nearly 400 Dallas ISD employees have been working to handle the backlog since late May. As part of the district’s ongoing commitment to educate all students, the Dallas ISD discovered […]

September 21, 2021

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Tags: donation, education, Receive, schools, services, special, Wicomico

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Categories: Special needs education

SALISBURY, Md. – Wicomico County Public Schools thanked Pieced Together Events for their $ 400 donation. Ms. Palmer, a teacher at the school, held a carnival to raise money for students with disabilities, the Brotherhood of Police and Volunteer Fire Brigades. This donation will help support students receiving special education by providing them with equipment […]

New York students with disabilities lost some or all of special school achievement due to school closings and the move to distance learning during the pandemic, which likely worsened pre-existing achievement deficits, according to a report released today by New York Auditor Thomas P. DiNapoli. “Distance learning has disrupted the entire education system, but the […]

For months, parents and children across the country have been preparing to go back to school, but Pamela Uqdah always has another worry: will her daughter’s school be ready for her? Uqdah’s 17-year-old daughter, Aminah, is one of the thousands of children receiving special education in the district. Born with trisomy 13, a rare genetic […]

August 21, 2021

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Tags: Day, due, education, final, hearings, KISD, Process, services, special

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Categories: Special needs education

Staff at the Killeen Independent School District insisted during a recent hearing that they do everything in their power to provide services to a special education student whose mother has filed a formal complaint with the Texas Education Agency. Stephanie Moody claims that in the years her daughter attended KISD, the district failed to recognize […]

August 10, 2021

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Tags: alleges, education, KISD, lack, Mother, Pay, services, special

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Categories: Special needs education

A Texas special school hearing officer will decide whether the Killeen Independent School District should pay a family for required special education services that the family says the district did not provide their daughter. The first of four one-day due process hearings between KISD and Stephanie Moody, whose daughter previously attended KISD, and their respective […]