Joe Lieberman, on board of ed reform group DeVos funds, will introduce her at tomorrow's hearing huffingtonpost.com/entry/joe-lieb… Betsy DeVos supporters fight back after union boss opposes pick | New York Post ow.ly/eLRy3083YWw Betsy...Show More Summary
Laura: Our district hired a long term sub and gave them a caseload of diploma bound RSP students…They got in trouble in a case hearing because she was not credentialed. Continue Reading ?
Kathy: Is there a law that mandates adopted children are eligible to receive an IEP or 504 due to trauma?
Abeer: During the IEP we agreed that my child (CP with mobility problems and speech delay) will have a one to one aide and my child will be mainstreamed. But Continue Reading ?
Lucy: What is the percentage of special education students allowed in an on-level, mainstream, class before that classroom becomes “resource?” Are there guidelines?
DH: My child is in a mild moderate self contained classroom in one of the top school districts in California. She has a medical protocol on file at school that Continue Reading ?
Fior: My son was in regular ed until middle school. Due to his behavior at a talented and gifted school the doe made a recommendation to place him at a Continue Reading ?
Patsy: Can a 7th grade student be removed from the school’s basketball team because of disruptive (nonviolent) behavior in the classroom? Student has been diagnosed ADHD and oppositional defiant but Continue Reading ?
Melanie: Teachers at my school often email about IEP students and modifications needed, especially on new students that are awaiting paperwork to transfer in. A fellow teacher listed names of Continue Reading ?
Kathleen: My 3rd grader has an IEP for academic support. Several months ago she experienced a significant trauma and has been struggling behaviorally (crying, calling out in class, attention-seeking behavior). Continue Reading ?
Virginia: My daughter is an 11th grader with ADHD and has been on a 504 plan since middle school. One of her accommodations is to get extra time on tests. Continue Reading ?
So… the last few days or so has seen me engage with a family acquaintance about President-Elect Trump on a family member’s Facebook wall who had posted anger and frustration with President-Elect Trump. As folks who know me know, I come from a very lefty family. I’m not sure I changed any minds, and I can’t […]
I've written in the past about Part 154, the newly revised regulation that effectively cuts direct English instruction and reduces ESL teachers to support staff for teachers of other subjects. In New York State, learning the English language is subordinate to mastering things on which you can be tested. Show More Summary
Over the weekend Ed Summers released a tool called diffengine that monitors an RSS feed and then posts captures of any changed text to Twitter. It's meant for monitoring news sites, but could be used for anything that has an...
The other day I saw a headline about a new extension for the Chrome browser from the Internet Archive, Wayback Machine. I had initially ignored this, assuming it was the same thing as Wayback Chrome, but upon further inspection, the...
Technologies that connect us, engage. One example of this is Flipgrid, a free video discussion board service. With Flipgrid, you can create grids with topics on them and have workshop participants or students respond to the topics with recorded videos. Show More Summary
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