What is important in our whole life? What is of value? Most people can agree that parenting is important to us all. The value of parenting – its contribution to our health and wellbeing – is priceless. However, the falling birth rates show us that it is becoming less and less attractive to be a […]
Around 1,000 U-46 students had to be quarantined this school year, according to circular documents. Tutors will work with all grade levels except preschoolers, who will continue to work with their assigned teachers should they miss a school, officials said.
https://www.portsmouth.co.uk/education/portsmouths-mayfield-school-unveils-its-new-outstanding-new-building-3413157 By Anne Dachel Almost every day British news sites announce yet another new school for special needs kids who cannot be educated in mainstream schools. Invariably these stories contain phrases like “growing need” and “increasing demand,” that no one ever bothers to explain. Actually it really doesn’t matter because there are always the educators […]
Hinweis: Wir haben diesen Beitrag zum ersten Mal am 14. August 2020 veröffentlicht. Das Kaninchenloch reicht nun bis zum Mittelpunkt der Erde. Von Laura Hayes Ich war letzten Samstag zum ersten Mal seit 30 Tagen wieder einkaufen. Meine maskierten Mitmenschen, darunter auch kleine Kinder, empfinde ich als entmutigend, und ich komme wütend und deprimiert nach […]
Illustration by Laurène Boglio Hello and welcome to this week’s community newsletter! I am your host, Chelsey B. Coombs, the engagement editor of Spectrum. A new article in the Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders caused a big stir on Twitter this week. “Rising prevalence, the shift in costs that are dominated from child to […]
Congratulations to the authors, Mark Blaxill (Age of Autism Editor-At-Large), Toby Rogers, and Cynthia Nevison. Blaxill, M., Rogers, T. & Nevison, C. Autism Tsunami: The Impact of Rising Prevalence on the Societal Cost of Autism in the United States. J Autism Dev Disord (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s10803-021-05120-7 abstract The cost of ASD in the US is estimated […]