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Technology and Special Needs

Feb 03, 2016
By: Kids in the House
As Dr. Jerome Shultz says, today’s technology allows special needs children to achieve more . The invention of the touch screen and corresponding development of tablets and smartphones have opened a whole avenue of learning. Now those with physical limitations don't have to worry about moving a...
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Going Places

Jul 02, 2013
By: Malina Saval
A typical drop-off scenario at my five-year-old son Boaz's pre-school goes something like this: We arrive fifteen minutes late and Bo refuses to get out of the car. He's screaming that he wants to go home and watch "Ben 10 Alien Force" YouTube videos. I have to prop Ayla, Bo's three-year-old sister...
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My Kid, the Jewish Day School Reject

Jun 24, 2013
By: Malina Saval
Thin envelopes in the mail never fail to remind me of senior year in high school, when flimsy rejection letters from colleges floated softly into my mail box like dead leaves off an oak tree in winter. Good news arrived in thick manila envelopes stuffed with enrollment information like tuition and...
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