This is special education...Some students need more than others to succeed. This is what you say when people say it isn't fair that special education students get extra stuff. I actually had a gen ed teacher say it wasn't fair that a special ed student got more time on an assignment. The student probably thinks it's not fair that he has a learning disability.
10 things teachers should know about their students with Down syndrome. "It all comes down to the TEACHER in the classroom. Teachers make or break the experience for the child, family, classroom, and school, especially when it comes to children with Down syndrome." We LOVE Carter's teacher!!!
Survival Tips for First Year Special Education Teachers
I love reading about anything that gives really great advise to future teachers- especially things about what to expect or tips for your first year that you will be teaching. This article in particular seems to be very realistic and not sugar coat how tough it's going to be. This website also has a lot of other really great articles that I'll probably take a look at!