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100 Schools Worth Visiting
By Tom Vander Ark - Based on a couple thousand school visits and with help from colleagues and readers, we’ve compiled a list of 100 schools worth visiting.
How Autism Is Reshaping Special Education
Special education in the United State is based on the concept of access--public schools are open to all children. But access is no longer a sufficient foundation. Approaches and accommodations that lead to academic success are increasingly demanded for those with learning disabilities. Functional, independent-living, and employable skills are requisite, but rare, for those with serious handicapping conditions. Since the last reauthorization of the Individuals with Disabilities Act, four events have transpired that will have a dramatic impact on the next iteration of the federal law: the increase in the number of children diagnosed with autism, the rise of applied behavior analysis, the birth of social media, and the reality of unbundling. In How Autism Is…
Superintendent: What I’ve learned from our schools
In early October, I packed my bags and relocated to the Archdiocese of Chicago to become superintendent. For five years, I served as superintendent in the Archdiocese of Cincinnati, and previously worked as a Catholic...
The Moral Center of Meritocracy Collapses
Family life itself has become part of the battleground of the classes.
VIDEO: More than 100 ‘walk in’ for fair school funding at Pottstown High School
POTTSTOWN >> More than 100 students, teachers, parents and administrators gathered in front of Pottstown High School Wednesday morning to show support for fair school funding.
How Mindfulness Is Revolutionizing Mental Health Care
More than 350 million people globally suffer from depression, and
What Came First: the Chicken or the Synagogue?
It has often been said that observing Jewish rituals and customs is impossible without having a community to support you. I believe that to be true...
Tips on Reading a Report Card Without Freaking Out: What to do when your Child isn't Succeeding...
Naturally, when our children are in high school, we are focused on academic achievement, but two issues may arise that create tension for parents and their teens.
How Much Women Spend On Nails
The nail art and nail polish industry is expanding thanks for a high grossing market in 2012.