As a parent whose two children progressed through Buckingham and Kelly Middle, I’m familiar with the credo of the Norwich Public Schools: “Proud of our past, focused on our future.″  Too often many of us with and without children in …

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The Dyslexia Association of Singapore (DAS) is encouraged by the wide-ranging discussions about key principles of Singapore’s education system in recent parliamentary sessions (Move beyond focus on grades to embrace skills: Ong Ye Kung; July 12). It is gratifying to …

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Jamie Berg-Gramer was named West Fargo Public Schools Director of Special Education and started in the role on July 2. Berg-Gramer has been a special education coordinator for the school district since 2012. Berg-Gramer earned a bachelor of science in …

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Lyon County Emergency Communications is raising awareness for a program designed to address the needs of children, teens and adults with special needs during an emergency. While the program itself is not new, communications officers are raising awareness for the …

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The Department of Special Needs Education has about 70 employees that work with research, teaching and dissemination of knowledge. Through research, education and the dissemination of knowledge, the Department of Special Needs Education is endeavoring to develop knowledge and competence …

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The new state education budget officially put into action July 1 has numbers that should make local school administrators a bit happier. Every Luzerne County district saw an increase in combined basic and special education funding, ranging from a 0.1 …

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Special educational needs provision (SEND) in North Somerset has been branded “not good enough” in a damning report by health and education watchdogs. A joint report by Ofsted and the Care and Quality Commission, which was published today (Friday), highlighted …

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CHANDIGARH: For the first time ever UT education department  .. Read more at: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/articleshow/64880812.cms?utm_source=contentofinterest&utm_medium=text&utm_campaign=cppst Source: policy for kids: Soon, a policy for kids with special needs | Chandigarh News – Times of India

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The education secretary has spoken out against the practice of “off-rolling”, which sees schools exclude children with special educational needs through the back door – often in order to improve their league table position. Damian Hinds made the intervention after hearing …

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A former special education teacher accused of having sex with two male students was awaiting her trial when she was caught by police with one of her alleged victims, authorities said. Laura Ramos, 32, who resigned from her position at …

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