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Summer Edification, Gifted Ed in PA, ESEA, CCSS, More
Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 by 76Trombones
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TIME FOR SUMMER SCHOOL For you, that is If you've never gotten around to an organized learning experience about advocating for your child, Wrightslaw's Summer School might be an opportunity for you. This year's six-part session is starting now. Wrightslaw promises, "You'll l... Read more
2e Fundraiser, 2e Movie, ADHD, and 1917 Chalkboards
Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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2e FUNDRAISER IN MINNEAPOLIS. The Minneaoplis Star-Tribune previewed the June 6th fundraiser for Arete School for Exceptional and Gifted Children, in Hopkins, Minnesota. Through a good family connection, the school's founder, Leah Brzezinski, was able to obtain the Minnesota Viki... Read more
Gardening Ergonomics: Pull Those Weeds Without Pulling Your Back Out
Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 by Carolyn Collman
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Now that Spring is here, many ofmy Monday aquatic therapy clients come to me complaining of aches and pains from a weekend of gardening. Ive found that gardenersare like artists in that they become so focused on their workthat they ignore their bodies and pay for it later. So for... Read more
ASD, Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, 2e Myths, and More
Thursday, April 30th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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GENDER AND ASD. Disability Scoop tells us that, compared to boys, girls display different symptoms of autism, are diagnosed somewhat later on average, and are diagnosed at a much lower rate -- although the proportion of girls diagnosed with ASD has recently risen. Find out more. ... Read more
The Dark Side of Giftedness, a Neuroeducation Resource, More
Monday, April 27th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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SPEAK UP FOR KIDS 2015. The Child Mind Institute Sponsors this initiative during National Children's Mental Health Awareness Week, May 3-9. It includes awards to "change makers" who give voice to children's mental health; the release of the Children's Mental Health Repo... Read more
2e Myths, Brain Scans, Medical Education for All, and More
Friday, March 20th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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2e LEARNERS is the name of a website for parents and educators in the Baltimore, Maryland, area. The organizer of the site has posted a number of articles recently that are of interest to the 2e community in general, not just to those crabcake-loving Easterners. For example, educ... Read more
For Optimal Wellness Apply a Pro-Active Approach with These Tips
Sunday, March 1st, 2015 by Carolyn Collman
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I get frustrated sometimes when people want instant results from working out and eating right. Wellness doesnt just happen overnight you have to work at it over time. It requires that you take a pro-active approach to health on a consistent basis. Eating nutritiously, exercising ... Read more
ADHD Meds, Sleep, Nutrition, Bad Nutrition, Good Books, and More
Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015 by 76Trombones
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ADHD DRUGS AND THE BRAIN. Are stimulant ADHD meds "neuroprotective" Do they "normalize" the brain so that over time the minds of ADHDers work like neurotypical minds Some doctors now say so; others are skeptical. If ADHD is an issue with your 2e child, this di... Read more
Money, Food, Mindfulness, More
Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 by 76Trombones
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GOT MONEY The use of due process and mediation under IDEA is linked to family income, with families earning more than 100,000 per year more likely to pursue remedies, according to aDisability Scoop report on a University of Illinois study. The article also notes that the average ... Read more
FAST Action is the Key to Surviving a Stroke
Monday, December 29th, 2014 by Carolyn Collman
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During the holiday season when were surrounded by loved ones of all ages, its always a good idea to make sure everyone is schooled in CPR and in recognizing the signs of a stroke. CPR training is available everywhere by the American Heart Association and the Red Cross.F.A.S.T. is... Read more
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