Talking with General Education Students about Disabilities

An increasing number of children who have a wide range of disabilities that affect learning and socializing are attending their neighborhood schools. Some will spend most of their time in the regular classroom, while others might only join the general school population for music or physical education.…

Positive Behavior Intervention and Support: Words of Encouragement

Your school is full of at-risk students. In fact, every single student in your class is at-risk. The misbehaving student, the apathetic student, the confused student, the gifted student—they each have unique challenges that confront them on a daily basis and put them at risk of not reaching their potential.…

Why Do Kids Need Head Start?

Head Start is a preschool education program for low-income children and families that helps children learn social skills and adjust to school settings. The U.S Department of Health and Human Services funds the broad educational, health, nutrition and parent involvement services provided by Head Start.…