special education topics by Maureen Finaldi, M.S. Special Education Advocate Please see my website www.advocacyforspecialkids.org
What is Effective Progress? Maureen Finaldi, M.S Special Education Advocate I have been in many IEP’s meetings when the team is working together to determine eligibility for a student with a disability, the flow chart comes out and the school team determines that based on the information the student …
Those closest to us hurt us the most. Maybe it’s because they say foolish things in an effort to protect us or because they know us so well, they know what “button” to push to hurt us, or feel the freedom to speak too freely! Those in our outer circles, /p
A Massachusetts special-needs teacher filmed herself ripping duct tape off the eyebrows of a young autistic student as part of a catalog of abuse, police have said.
pDisability rights advocates and some former patients from the Judge Rotenburg Center have worked tirelessly for years to shut down the center down for its use of controversial practices. On February 14th, Massachusetts filed a motion challenging a court decree that has allowed the Rotenberg Center to continue their practice of using /p