Category: Special Education

What’s an Iep

What is An IEP? Your child’s world has just been turned upside down. You, the parent, are just as confused and upset to learn that your child has a …

Inclusion Classrooms

Classrooms have begun a transformation long overdue. Yet many students and schools still find themselves failing. The greatest factor in many instances is the one so often overlooked by …

Disruptive Children – No

There is a need to distinguish between academic inclusive considerations and behavioural inclusive considerations. While some educationalists will argue that academically challenged children are often also behavioraly challenging, the …

Dyslexia – gift

There is absolutely no doubt dyslexia is viewed  by the traditional education establishment as a learning  disability. But in this case, and from a slightly different perspective, the more …

Transition Planning

A distraught mother approached the high-school guidance counselor concerned about her son with special needs’ desire to become a doctor. Knowing the goal was beyond his achievement, the guidance …