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January 8, 2022

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Tags: advocates, education, hope, Legislative, session

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Categories: Special needs education

See what education advocates want to see during this session of the Arizona Legislature that begins Monday, January 10, 2022. Arizona Education Association president Joe Thomas and Arizona School Boards Association‘s Director of Governmental Relations Chris Kottermann shared their thoughts Arizona horizon host Ted Simons earlier this week. Video: Arizona Horizon – Jan 4th 2022 […]

January 6, 2022

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Tags: advocates, call, Choice, education, historic, Year

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Categories: Special needs education

BY BETHANY BLANKLEYTHE EMPLOYEE IN THE CENTER SQUARE (The Center Square) – With school districts in the US starting or considering distance learning due to a surge in COVID-19 cases in 2022, parents now have more options as 22 states expanded or launched school election initiatives in 2021. That’s a silver lining, say proponents, as […]

November 16, 2021

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Tags: advocates, children, DSP, education, OmoAgege, traumainformed

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Categories: Special needs education

Senate Vice President Ovie Omo-Agege said trauma-informed education will help children recover from the threat of riot, bandits, brigands and other social vices that plague the country. He spoke at the International Conference of the Association of Professional Counselors in Nigeria (APROCON) in Abuja on Tuesday. He described the theme of the event “Trauma-Aware Education […]

November 7, 2021

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Tags: advocates, Analysis, applied, Behavior, Community, Debate, Newsletter, Researchers, Spectrum

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Categories: autism

Illustration by Laurène Boglio Hello and welcome to the community newsletter! I am your host, Chelsey B. Coombs, the engagement editor of Spectrum. As a reminder, Spectrum will be hosting a Twitter chat this week during the Society for Neuroscience conference. Join us on Wednesday, November 10th, 12:30 PM to 1:30 PM EST to chat […]

September 21, 2021

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Tags: advocates, Assembly, education, General, proviso, pushing, repeal

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Categories: Special needs education

Education attorneys in South Carolina are calling for lawmakers to hold a special session to repeal the state requirement that bands mask mandates in schools. COLUMBIA, SC – On Tuesday, the SC Education Association (SCEA), other education advocates, as well as pediatrics and public health experts held a press conference to make a joint statement. […]

August 8, 2021

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Tags: advocates, education, funding, NYC, preschools, special

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Categories: Special needs education

Prior to 2015, the specialized preschools had six years with no increase in funding and have only received a 2% annual increase since then – less than the increase for public schools, advocates argued. The tightness has resulted in the closure of about 60 programs across the state and 30 in New York City in […]

Governor Ralph Northam plans to provide $ 250 million in federal aid to HVAC improvements in K-12 schools, but education advocates and actual school system administrators want more fairness in how the money is distributed and more flexibility in how it is used. The investment in ventilation systems, a recurring focus In the midst of […]

WESTFORD – State Representative James Arciero spoke to the Joint Education Committee calling for a bill that would support parenting councils for special needs education by ensuring representation on local school boards. A virtual hearing was held on July 6th. A bill submitted by Arciero earlier this year – House Bill 537 – aims to […]

WESTFORD – State Representative James Arciero spoke to the Joint Education Committee calling for a bill that would support parenting councils for special needs education by ensuring representation on local school boards. A virtual hearing was held on July 6th. A bill submitted by Arciero earlier this year – House Bill 537 – aims to […]

June 28, 2021

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Tags: advocates, boost, call, education, mayor, NYC, prek, salaries, special, teacher

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Categories: Special needs education

Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and stay informed of the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC Nearly 100 education advocacy groups sent a joint letter last week asking Mayor Bill de Blasio to address the shortage of preschooler places in special education by keeping the salaries of special […]