ASL Sight Word Stories. These stories were created for Deaf students reading at a kindergarten level. The sentence structure is simple and provides repeated practice with target words. Students are also able to begin taking a reading test. They learn the structure of reading the question and choosing from multiple choice answers.
No School Choice: Louisiana Special Education: Louisiana’s new “School Choice” law has many parents of special-needs students crying “discrimination.” Although charters are public schools, so far they don’t have a good track record of providing special education services. According to Louisiana Department of Education’s own data, 91 percent of charter schools in the state do not serve students with multiple disabilities
No School Choice: Louisiana Special Education: The Louisiana Dept of Education’s own data, 91-percent of charter schools in the state do not serve students with multiple disabilities. In addition, the department is currently embroiled in a federal class action lawsuit that alleges “in New Orleans, an estimated 4,500 students with disabilities are denied equal access to educational opportunities, routinely pushed out of school, and subject to discrimination on the basis of their disabilities.”