Category: Special Education

What are Nonpubic Schools

Getting an education at a local high school was not easy for Steve. Diagnosed with an emotional disorder, plagued by family issues and personal childhood traumas, and being indoctrinated …

Teaching Ld Reading

Helping a special needs child learn to read is a difficult task, but ultimately a very fulfilling one. Learning disabilities are universally frustrating both for the disabled and the …

What is Makaton

Makaton is a language programme, which supplements verbal communication with actions and other non-verbal signs. It was first introduced in the 1970’s by a British speech and language therapist …

How not to Mainstream

The experiment at a southern California public high school is not working as planned. In an attempt to mainstream nearly every student with learning disabilities, the school’s principal and …