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2014-01-16 23:28:16

Use Your Self Advocacy Skills to Help Make the Right Decision Somerset, NJ (PRWEB) January 16, 2014 As college acceptance notices begin arriving, high school seniors must decide which school they will attend. This task can be especially challenging for learning disabled students, who may need more information than others to make good decisions. We know that colleges have flexibility in determining the support services they will provide to students who have disclosed their disability. So,...

2014-01-13 23:02:34

Learning difficulties affect everyone in society regardless of rank, status or class. eReflect features a lesser-known aspect of a British royal family member, Princess Beatrice of York. New York City, NY (PRWEB) January 14, 2014 Dyslexia and other learning difficulties affect millions of people, and they are not affected by a person’s rank or status. In fact, such learning difficulties are prevalent across all social classes. In its latest 7 Speed Reading™ blog post, eReflect...

2013-11-06 23:19:32

Recipients will attend International Dyslexia Association's 64th Annual Conference. New Orleans, La. (PRWEB) November 06, 2013 According to the International Dyslexia Association (IDA), dyslexia affects one in 10 individuals. With appropriate teaching methods, students with dyslexia can achieve their full academic potential. Ten passionate educators who teach dyslexic students are attending the IDA’s 64th Annual Conference in New Orleans this week as recipients of the 2013 Robert G....

2013-10-25 23:02:37

Brain Balance Achievement Centers offer children assistance with behavioral, social and learning difficulties. San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) October 25, 2013 With school back in session, Brain Balance Achievement Centers can help children combat behavioral and learning difficulties without the use of medication. Brain Balance believes that the brain can be changed – something once thought to be impossible. It recognizes that many of these disorders are caused by functional disconnection, an...

2013-10-14 09:18:43

A simple change -- turning on captions -- can make a big difference in the classroom A simple change -- switching on captions -- can make a big difference when students watch educational videos, an SF State professor has discovered. Robert Keith Collins, an assistant professor of American Indian studies, found that students' test scores and comprehension improved dramatically when captions were used while watching videos. The tool is often utilized for students with learning...

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...

2013-09-27 23:18:06

Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation to host the 16th International 3S Symposium, SPD: Strategies, Science and Success in Charlotte, North Carolina. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 The 16th International 3S Symposium, SPD: Strategies, Science, and Success, hosted by the Sensory Processing Disorder (SPD) Foundation in partnership with Sensory World will be held in Charlotte, North Carolina on October 25-26, 2013. This two-day symposium will have two tracks each day, covering...

2013-08-16 23:03:06

The innovative program at Cumberland Academy of Georgia is designed to enhance academics and aid students in areas of social skills and life skills. Atlanta, Ga (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 Cumberland Academy of Georgia has announced an innovative program designed to help students prepare for life after high school and beyond. The program was designed for special needs students beginning at grade 7 and continuing to high school graduation. Each Cumberland student will take courses in...


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reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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