Category Archives: Special Education

How Training of Special Education Teachers Has Changed to Prepare Them for Inclusion

Among the many things required to make inclusion work in today's schools are teachers who are trained to do it right. Friendship Circle asked Dr. Dusty Columbia Embury and Dr. Laura Clarke, associate ...

8 Favorite Special Education Websites for Teachers and Parents

Today is National Teacher Day, and you may be sending kids to school with gifts for their favorite teachers. But another way to better appreciate teachers and what they do is to read some of the reso...

Top Five Secrets About Extended School Year (ESY)

Extended School Year (ESY) may be in your child’s IEP program, or it may never have come up. But for all parents of children with learning differences or other special needs, ESY should be on your ...