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Do you have a child with a learning disability? Does your son or daughter have Autism Spectrum Disorder? Are you concerned about them getting the best education possible?
If your child has special needs they are far from alone. It is estimated that in the United States 1 in 50 school aged children have been diagnosed with some form of autism.
Your little one may experience challenges with learning, communication, as well as emotional and behavioral disorders. Most schools provide special education programs, but will this give your child the individualized attention that he or she needs? What other options are available to you?
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Getting the kids into a good school is so important to parents. Maybe it’s because they remember what it was like for them in school. Or perhaps they are living vicariously through their children or maybe they just really want their kids to be awarded every opportunity that life has to offer. If you are considering sending your kids to a private high school or middle school, there are definitely pros and cons to that decision. It may seem like it’s all great and there’s no downside but let’s take a look at both side before you decide that only the benefits of private school e (more…)
In the United States, it has been estimated that one in 50 children who are school age have autism, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). There are three disorders that fall under the umbrella of autism spectrum disorders (ASD). They are autism, Asperger syndrome and pervasive developmental disorder. There are many things that can be done to help children and adults who have been diagnosed with one of these disorders. Some people turn to applied behavior analysis, for instance.
People who have been diagnosed with a condition that falls in the ASD have problems with the information processing center in the brain. Synapses and ne (more…)
Online learning is a growing business. A 2013 report showed that more than 6 million people had taken at least one class online in the past year, and about one-third of all people enrolled in college take at least one of their classes online. There are some reasons why online courses are popular, and here […]
Religion and prayer are important to Americans, even if they don’t attend church regularly. For many people, reading the Bible is a way of coming closer to God, and to finding answers to the questions they face in their lives. To help them find inspiration, stores that stock discount Christian books provide the guidance they […]
Trade schools are on the rise in America, as more and more people decide that a four-year college is no longer for them and that getting a focused education path is more desirable. Factor in that the average trade school degree costs around $33,000, while traditional school can cost around $127,000, that means a lot […]