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Posts tagged with "Special education"

Over 100,000 Black parents are now homeschooling  their children

Over 100,000 Black parents are now homeschooling their children

Jan. 22 |       By Dr. Jawanza Kunjufu Guest Commentator We hear so much about the plight of Black children and their low test scores. We have not heard that African American children who are homeschooled are scoring at the 82 percent in reading...

Is special education used for kids who simply misbehave?

Is special education used for kids who simply misbehave?

Nov. 14 | In this column I will be discussing the results of a one-year investigation that we conducted surrounding special education in Minnesota. The opinion of HIT investigators and myself is not included in this column. We began looking at Special Education...

First steps toward getting help for a child

First steps toward getting help for a child

Mar. 21 |     Having a child with challenging behaviors can at times seem overwhelming. It can seem even more so if the child is having difficulties in school. Parents and caregivers may receive frequent calls or letters from school regarding their...

Kids behaving badly: Misbehavior at school may  mean a child needs help

Kids behaving badly: Misbehavior at school may mean a child needs help

Feb. 22 |   This new series of articles is intended to help parents and caregivers learn how they can help their child with challenging behaviors successfully navigate through the services and supports available in the public school system. It is also...