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January 13, 2022

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by: admin

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Tags: Colorado, convenes, education, Legislature, priority, Top

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Categories: Special needs education

Colorado lawmakers opened the 2022 legislature with a pledge to invest more in education and provide more opportunities for the state’s students after two years of pandemic backlash. Legislative leaders say there might even be a way to fully fund K-12 schools for the first time since the Great Recession. The Democrats touted their record […]

January 10, 2022

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Tags: accessibility, Autismlinked, boosts, Development, DNA, gene, Spectrum, Top

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Categories: autism

In a fix: mice lacking the autism-related gene POGZ have an altered expression of ADNP, which is also associated with autism. The POGZ gene associated with autism, according to a new mouse study, facilitates the accessibility and expression of genes involved in wiring the brain in utero. People with a mutation in POGZ are more […]

December 29, 2021

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Tags: ADHD, Blogs, posts, Top

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Categories: adhd

1. “ADHD self-doubt, shame and gaslighting: My anything but perfect storm” “I am prone to gas lighting. I experienced it and I was accused of it. I also (probably) lost the love of my life because I had gas lighting five years before I even met her. And as with all things in life, ADHD […]

SINGAPORE – Ms. Sulochanah Kanapathy’s student was four years old but couldn’t say a word. But Ms. Sulochanah, 47, was determined to help and taught the child with special needs to speak his first words. The teacher at Ramakrishna Mission Sarada Kindergarten went a step further by making home visits, providing the child with additional […]

SINGAPORE – If there is one thing Victoria Junior College student Aaron Sim would like to say to other children with severe physical disabilities, it is to lead lives with a positive outlook. This approach helped the 16-year-old, who suffers from limb girdle muscular dystrophy and Asperger’s Syndrome, achieve excellent academic performance during his school […]

November 11, 2021

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Tags: Adult, Autismlinked, gene, mice, mutations, Reversing, Social, Spectrum, Top

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Categories: autism

Increased interest: SCN2A-deficient mice are more likely to socialize like control mice after a mutation in the gene has been corrected. Georgejason / iStock Treatments that counteract the effects of a mutation in an autism-related gene in mice increase the sociability of animals in adulthood, according to a new unpublished study. The researchers presented the […]

SINGAPORE – Instead of shuttling back and forth between preschools and ECI centers, parents will soon be able to enroll children with developmental needs in schools that offer both services. The inclusive support program will be tested in seven preschools across the island by June 2022. Minister of State for Social and Family Development Sun […]

SINGAPORE – Mr. Nirat Singh Rajpal dreamed of inventing headphones for others like him who suffer from hearing loss. When he found out that such headphones already existed, Mr. Nirat founded an organization in Vietnam at the age of 16 to help students with the same disease. The Singaporean, who grew up in Vietnam, has […]

October 12, 2021

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Tags: advice, advisor, Financial, moms, Mother, PostCOVID, Researchs, SHOOK, Top, Wealth, Working

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Categories: Parenting

For five years, Working Mother has partnered with SHOOK Research to identify the top wealth advisor moms across the country. This year’s list has expanded to feature 500 of the most successful mothers working in financial advising today. Check out the full list of 2021 Top Wealth Advisor Moms here and check out more on […]

September 29, 2021

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Tags: affected, askST, Child, COVID19, education, News, Parenting, PSLE, Rules, Stories, Top

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Categories: Special Needs Parenting

SINGAPORE – Confused by changing Covid-19 rules for candidates taking the primary school leaving exam (PSLE)? Ahead of the first written PSLE ​​paper on Thursday (September 30th), The Straits Times will answer questions about PSLE ​​candidates affected by the Covid-19 rules based on the guidance of the Department of Education (MOE) and Department of Health […]

SINGAPORE – The Singapore Science Center dimmed lights and lowered the volume when a group of students with special educational needs recently visited. The 38 students at Grace Orchard School could, for example, borrow earmuffs if the exhibitions were too stimulating for them. This was part of the science center’s effort to better welcome people […]

SINGAPORE – More than 80 percent of teachers in a nationwide survey said their mental health was negatively impacted by their work amid the Covid-19 pandemic. They cited long working hours as one reason, with 80.6 percent saying they worked more than 45 hours a week. This is above the average for the working population […]