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2014-06-19 23:01:52

New innovative classes draw ESL language students to Victor College. Victor College has a new six level ESL program that will help students learn English. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) June 19, 2014 There are a plethora of ESL language schools in downtown Vancouver and international students have a lot of choice. However, one college is garnering a lot of attention. Victor College has a new six level ESL program that will help students to learn English and develop a career pathway at the same...

2014-02-06 23:03:40

Educators and Therapists Able to Simultaneously Input Data for Group of Students Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 ABPathfinder, LLC, developer of special education and therapy management solutions, announces a new group data collection feature for its ABPathfinder data management and assessment software. Designed especially for special education and autism therapy, this purpose-built capability enables educators and therapists to log data and track progress for multiple...

2014-01-14 23:22:45

Capital Area Intermediate Unit (IU) now offers its 24 component districts the opportunity to implement online therapy services for students with special needs. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 To provide school districts across south central Pennsylvania consistent access to high-quality online speech and occupational therapy services, the Capital Area Intermediate Unit (IU) has partnered with PresenceLearning, the leader in live online speech therapy services for K-12 students....

2013-10-02 23:33:58

Learning disabled students often need accommodations to succeed academically, but they arrive at college unprepared to explain their needs to school administrators and professors. Self advocacy coaching can empower these students and help them prepare for these important discussions. Somerset, NJ (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Almost one-third of all students entering college have a learning disability like attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or dyslexia. In high school, these...

2011-08-17 00:00:32

The Colorado Department of Education awards Excent® Corporation with Statewide Contract Denver, CO (PRWEB) August 16, 2011 The Colorado Department of Education has awarded Excent a statewide contract for its flagship product Enrich, a software suite designed to facilitate the IEP process in K-12 schools and districts. Enrich will support state educators and administrators by providing streamlined reporting and management to Colorado's special education community. "The State of Colorado...

2011-06-28 00:00:32

Student-led IEP Software Redesigned to Meet UDL Standards and Increased Compliance Roswell, GA (PRWEB) June 27, 2011 Excent®, the creator of software platforms built to empower special needs students in K-12 communities, announces the release of MyGraduationPlan® 2.0, a fully revised and updated eLearning curriculum aligned to fulfill IDEA 2004 compliance regulations. MyGraduationPlan 2.0 leverages state of the art interactive multimedia as a part of Universal Design Learning (UDL),...

2009-07-27 04:00:00

CORONA, Calif., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- CEO/President Lane Rankin has announced the launch of Illuminate Education, Inc. to provide next generation web-based software and services to the K-12 market. The former founder of Achieve Data Solutions (ADS) and its products DataDirector, Iris(TM) and Focus(TM), Rankin further announced the repurchase of Iris and Focus from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. ADS was sold to Harcourt Education in 2007, which in turn was acquired by Houghton Mifflin later...

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2009-06-02 07:30:00

Many children who are retained in kindergarten, first or third grade for academic reasons do not subsequently receive a document outlining the individualized special education services they should receive, according to a report in the June issue of Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. Each year, 5 percent to 10 percent of American students are retained at the same grade level, according to background information in the article. One in 10...

2009-02-13 07:05:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., Feb. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- In his new educational and legal guide, "The Autism & Special Education Law Coloring Book" (published by AuthorHouse), Paul H. Kamoroff presents an essential resource for parents, schools and advocates to refer to as they assist autistic or otherwise disabled children. "My book directly and concisely provides a how-to guide to help people navigate through what is becoming an increasingly large and complex area of law, Special Education Law,"...

2008-10-09 03:00:31

By Byrnes, MaryAnn This exploratory case study examined how general and special education teachers in one school district interpreted three frequently used accommodations. Although a majority of both groups agreed on interpretations of extended time, there was little agreement, considerable variation, and some contradiction in their understanding of the changes intended by scribing and preferential seating. Recommendations include suggestions for replacing ambiguous accommodations with...


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