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STATEN ISLAND, NY – Staten Island parents of special needs students at a school in Pleasant Plains filed a lawsuit Wednesday to block the removal of unvaccinated workers who fail to meet the city’s Friday afternoon deadline to detect at least one coronavirus (COVID – 19) Jab, claiming the move could disrupt their children’s education. […]

When we get back to “normal” (whatever that is) after the holidays, it will be a time to think and reflect … Over the 12 days of Christmas I offered 12 thoughts for families with children with special or additional needs, and all of them serve as a useful reminder of some of the things […]

Alan Winnikoff When I take my son to special needs programs in Westchester, I often hear that autism parents cite a certain statistic – 70% of special needs couples break up. I’ve never been able to verify that – it might be urban legend rather than reality. On the flip side, I know many couples […]

Athena Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to empowering teachers in Israel, hosted an event last month as part of the 14th UN session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD (Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities) .The event focused on the use of technology in special education during the ongoing COVID-19 […]

Athena Fund, a non-profit organization dedicated to the empowerment of teachers in Israel, hosted an event during the 14th UN session of the Conference of States Parties to the CRPD (Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities) last month. The event focused on the use of technology in special education during the ongoing COVID-19 […]