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Is Montessori Special Education and Autism Friendly?

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Sensory Stimulation The Montessori Method is rife with sensory stimulation, which is one of the most important aspects of education for many students with special needs Many of the toys contain various textures, colors, and patterns, which can…

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Epilepsy in Children – What Special Education Teachers Need to Know

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The Prevalance of Epilepsy Epilepsy affects approximately one in 200 children (around 0.5%). In a special education context, there are often students who have epilepsy as a dual disability alongside another disability. For example, some students may have…

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Brief Overview of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

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IDEA The Individuals With Disabilities Education Act was adopted by Congress in 1975 to mandate how States should provide education to special needs children from birth to age 21. It is not really a law as States do…

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