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How Remote Learning Options Benefit Students with Disabilities

In June 2021, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that remote school options would end by the fall. In...

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New York State Senate Bill S6516-A, sponsored by John W. Mannion, and Assembly Bill A8013, sponsored by Michael...
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Legislation has been passed that entitles special education students in New York State that are aging out of...
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An inclusive educational environment is essential for every autistic person to socially succeed in the classroom....
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Individuals with disabilities that have student debt may be in luck. On March 29, 2021, due to the COVID-19...
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"No otherwise qualified individual with a disability in the United States," Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act...
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There are an estimated one billion people in the world who experience disability in some form. That is 15% of the...
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A harsh and unfortunate reality for some individuals is that, regardless of their intellectual capabilities, their...
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A student is the focal point of an Individualized Education Program (IEP). Still, some meetings talk around the...
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Transition planning is required by law under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Together, the...
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Remote Learning Accessibility for Students Who Are Deaf/Hard of Hearing

Students who are deaf or hard of hearing are being presented with new challenges this upcoming school year, whether they've returned to the...

Education 2 min read
An inclusive educational environment is essential for every autistic person to socially succeed in the classroom....
Education 3 min read
Legislation has been passed that entitles special education students in New York State that are aging out of...
Education 2 min read
Recently, I needed to visit Urgent Care. As someone who relies on lip-reading, I was concerned about my ability to...
Education 2 min read
As the COVID-19 pandemic spread through the U.S. and schools closed in the spring of 2020, the College Board...
Education 3 min read
A harsh and unfortunate reality for some individuals is that, regardless of their intellectual capabilities, their...
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Individuals with disabilities that have student debt may be in luck. On March 29, 2021, due to the COVID-19...
Education 2 min read
There are an estimated one billion people in the world who experience disability in some form. That is 15% of the...
Digital Accessibility 4 min read
Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 was the first civil rights law enacted to prohibit discrimination...
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As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage, school districts across the U.S. have debated whether to reopen their...
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