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If children with intellectual disabilities are denied an education, society misses out

Original post from Inclusion Europe


There is a problem with education in Europe.
Many students with disabilities cannot go to regular schools. 526 more words

Why do we have this d@mned school lottery anyway!?

This week of school assignments, I noticed a family hanging out in the park with children my age, and struck up a conversation. It turns out they are homeless. 3,102 more words


Starring Sally J. Freedman as Herself by Judy Blume

More Judy Blume coming at you Starring Sally J. Freedman as Herself signed “love and other indoor sports”.  The last time I got to spent a weekend with my six-year-old niece, she looked at the shelf of books she shares with her younger sister and said she wished she had more big girl books. 560 more words


Mini Holland New Malden Raynes Park link

The next Mini Holland project, following Portsmouth Road, from RBK, is a connection between New Malden and Raynes Park; a new walking and cycling route. It will run alongside the railway on Thames Water supply pipes and go under the A3 dual carriageway. 239 more words



I am at the music school, waiting for Martin to emerge from his piano lesson. He gets a private lesson, with a patient instructor who lets Martin move at his own speed, which pretty much amounts to lazy Martin doing not much at all. 619 more words


Ohio: Open Enrollment Leads to Increased Racial and Economic Segregation

A post yesterday reported that Florida is considering eliminating district lines so that students may choose to attend any public school, so long as there is space available and parents provide transportation. 225 more words