Books tagged: special education

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The Everyday Guide to Special Education Law - A Handbook for Parents, Teachers and Other Professionals, Third Edition
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 76,010. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by Disability Law Colorado. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general, Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac
You do not have to be a lawyer to understand Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) laws and processes. The Everyday Guide to Special Education Law is an essential tool to help parents get the best education possible for their child with disabilities. The Everyday Guide covers the IDEA's Part B (services for children aged 3-21), Part C (services for infants & toddlers) and Section 504.
My Teacher Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Urban
Samuel R. Lee offers a holistic approach in this stinging critique of America's typical inner city middle school. Based on personal teaching experience, he targets failures on the parts of districts, principals, teachers, and students and their families--no invested party escapes his aim. His teacher story will shock you, but will also inspire hope for a better future for our students.
Handy Learning; Activities for Hand Development and Curriculum Enhancement
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Handy Learning provides researched, effective and fun fine motor activities, which develop hand skills for young children to succeed in school and with daily living tasks. It was created by an Occupational Therapist and is proven effective in supporting handwriting and fine motor skill development in young children.
Career Spotlight: Teaching Special Education
Series: Career Spotlight. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Careers
Do you have what it takes to become a special education teacher? Career Spotlight: Teaching Special Education will help you decide.
Three Cousins: ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia
Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2016 by Two Square Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
"Their locker is stuffed to the gunwales. Their closet is westwardly expanding. Their day planner is. . . wait, what planner? Homework is chronically MIA. Forgotten sandwiches of yesteryear creep out from under the passenger seat. Bills skulk in unknown corners until 3 weeks past due. Car keys float between 6 bolt holes, never leaving a forwarding address." Sound familiar? Have no fear!
Culture, Family, and Disability in Special Education
Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / general
This e-book will discuss culture, family, and disability as it relates to special education in the United States. Topics of discussion include: disproportionality, race, socio-economic status (SES), and culturally responsive pedagogy.
Autism and Puberty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis talks about the importance of addressing puberty with your children on the autism spectrum. He shares some of his experiences with dealing with puberty later than his peers. He shares mistakes he made when trying to understand puberty and how that led to him being bullied or made fun of. He gives the reader tips and ideas about how to talk to your children about puberty in this great book.
Friendships and Relationships with an Autistic Mind
Price: $13.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Ever wonder how the autistic mind analyzes and thinks about friendships? Travis gives valuable insight into how his brain thinks in friendships. Travis shares how he struggles with object permanence in friendships. When he is not talking to his friend he worries that the friend is no longer physically there and becomes very anxious and clingy. Clingy behavior is caused by fear of losing a friend.
Nelson Beats The Odds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 530. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » African American fiction » General
"Nelson Beats The Odds" is an inspiring story that celebrates friendship, resilience and empowerment. The striking illustrations give life to "Nelson Beats The Odds", while the author's story is perfect for students diagnosed with learning disabilities or mental health disorders.
Sensory Issues with Autism
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,520. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Autism spectrum disorders, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities
Travis talks about sensory issues he faces with autism. Travis experience senses in different ways than neurotpyical people do. He shares what it feels like for him to be touched by other people and talks about the differences between sensory input versus sensory output. Travis prefers sensory output over sensory input because he has control over how intense the physical touch is to him.