The proposed staff reduction will cut about 70 teachers and aides, and has some principals worried that they won't be able to provide adequate services for their special education students.
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September 29, 2015
August 17, 2015
Teachers offer their advice on how to organize a classroom and divide work in order to make a co-teaching relationship work well.
August 14, 2015
Special educators wrote to Education Week with their advice on what it takes to make a co-teaching partnership successful.
June 16, 2015
My recent article on co-teaching offers a perspective on whether special educators feel they are getting an opportunity to fully use their professional skills.
April 09, 2015
The Multnomah district says Brett Bigham, the 2014 Oregon teacher of the year, was fired because he took too many days off, but Bigham says he was let go because of his sexual orientation.
March 19, 2015
A study found that official language in special education has gotten harder to read over time.
January 29, 2015
The "massive open online course," or MOOC, was created through a partnership with North Carolina State University in Raleigh and the Geneva-based Oak Foundation.
October 17, 2014
New York City is revamping its system to serve more students with disabilities in neighborhood schools, but the road to implementation has been bumpy.
October 14, 2014
The gift comes from the estate of Clarine "Kitty" Rodman, a construction firm partner and a community philanthropist, who had a long-running interest in disability issues.
October 13, 2014
Rochester, N.Y., ended up employing more special education teachers than it had originally budgeted for when fewer students than expected were placed in a less-intensive educational model.