INDIVIDUALIZED EDUCATION PROGRAM

Individualized Education Program gives these special children all the tools they need to excel in school. It is a document that outlines the student’s educational needs and any extra educational items or services they’ll need for this program to be successful. Having a child who is different from his or her peers and...

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Understand the Major Learning Disorders

Dec 11, 19 Understand the Major Learning Disorders

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Understand the Major Learning Disorders Starting the school stage is a challenging stage for any child to overcome learning disorders. Besides being the beginning of a new routine. There is also the difficulty and awkwardness that can come with meeting the other students and the teachers. There is also the frustration that the...

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Demystifying developmental disabilities: Say no to the “R word”, understanding intellectual disability

Dec 02, 19 Demystifying developmental disabilities: Say no to the “R word”, understanding intellectual disability

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Demystifying developmental disabilities: Say no to the “R word”, understanding intellectual disability What is the R word Some words can succinctly describe a situation or condition, while others can slice through a family’s soul when it’s used to describe a loved one. As our understanding of disabilities has evolved, how we...

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Demystifying Developmental Disabilities: fetal alcohol syndrome

Nov 24, 19 Demystifying Developmental Disabilities: fetal alcohol syndrome

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What is fetal alcohol syndrome Jessica had some difficulty this morning. She woke up sweaty and dehydrated. She thought it would be a good idea to wear her favorite flannel footie pajamas to bed even though it’s the middle of August in Miami. On the way to breakfast, She slipped down a few stairs, twisting her ankle and stubbing...

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Demystifying developmental disabilities: What is cerebral palsy?

Nov 22, 19 Demystifying developmental disabilities: What is cerebral palsy?

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DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES EXPLAINED, WHAT IS CEREBRAL PALSY A developmental disability (DD) is any number of congenital (from birth) physical, learning, language, and behavior conditions. DD impairs daily functioning such as speaking, walking, and motor coordination. Although the symptom severity can improve overtime, these...

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Penn-Mar Human Services disabilities spotlight: Finding the champion within

Nov 20, 19 Penn-Mar Human Services disabilities spotlight: Finding the champion within

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From Pen-Mar Human Services Penn-Mar Human Services disabilities spotlight: Finding the champion within As parents, all you really want for your children is for them to be happy. By the time our son Stephen was nine months old, we discovered he had developmental delays. Over time he was diagnosed with...

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