Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia apologizes to Rivera family over kidney transplant flap

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(CBS) The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia has apologized to the

U.S. Department of Education Announces Overhaul of IDEA Compliance System; More Emphasis on Student Outcomes

2012-03-30T16:56:18-04:00By |Categories: Articles, Editor's Picks, General, Inclusive Education, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On Friday, the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special

Lloyd Coleman, deaf teen composer’s Olympic theme

2012-03-30T16:57:32-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Articles, Editor's Picks, Entertainment, General, Lifestyle, Medical|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Lloyd Coleman, 18, who is also visually impaired, recently won

KIT – Kids Included Together : Recognizing the Ability in Every Child

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Kids Included Together (KIT) is a registered 501(c)(3) non–profit organization

State Obligations | UNESCO

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Like all human rights, the right to education imposes three

Extreme Kids & Crew

2013-06-17T14:40:31-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Entertainment, General, Lifestyle, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Extreme Kids & Crew is a parent-run non profit dedicated

A ‘Fountain’ of Kudos for First-Time Novelist Eliza Factor

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The Fort Greene resident is not only about to release

2012 Accessible Technology Webinar Series

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All sessions are free and scheduled for 2-3:30pm Eastern/1-2:30pm Central/12-1:30pm

P2PUSA::Parent to Parent USA

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Emotional & Informational support for families of children who have

Institute on Disabilities at Temple University, University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities

2013-06-17T14:42:26-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A society where all people are valued and respected, and

Douglas Biklen: “Begin by presuming competence”

2016-11-10T10:12:18-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, Author, blog, Conversation Starters, Disability Rights, General, Inclusive Education, Lauri Swann Hunt|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

"Presuming competence is nothing less than a Hippocratic oath for educators. " Douglas Biklen

Ralph James Savarese | essayist, poet, scholar, and activist

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Ralph James Savarese is the author of Reasonable People: A

SPREAD THE WORD TO END THE WORD 03.07.12

2016-11-10T10:12:18-04:00By |Categories: Advocacy, blog, Editor's Picks, General, Lifestyle, Parenting, Politics|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Respectful and inclusive language is essential to the movement for the dignity and humanity of people with all disabilities. However, much of society does not recognize the hurtful, dehumanizing and exclusive effects of the word “retard(ed).” It is time to address the minority slur “retard(ed)” and raise the consciousness of society to its hurtful effects.

Dean Biklen honored in Kuwait with UNESCO/Emir Jaber al-Ahmed al-Jaber al-Sabah Prize

2015-02-16T09:22:55-04:00By |Categories: Articles, Editor's Picks, General, Inclusive Education|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) will

Sign up and Ollibean gives to a child in Nepal. It’s that easy.

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