Special Needs Consultation Directory of graduate and postgraduate programs, including program descriptions, contact information and links to leading programs special EDUCATION. (Education of the Handicapped, Learning Disabilities). Graduate schools in Tennessee, mississippi, Preschool disabled; M.Ed. Education (special needs in the http://www.homeschoolingforhome.com/special_needs_consultation.htm
Extractions: Questions and Concerns that can be addressed through consultation: 1. How do I decide if my child has a learning disability or any other special need? 2. How do I structure my home to successfully teach my child with an attention deficit? 3. How do I challenge and teach my gifted child? 4. How can I motivate my underachieving child to meet his full potential? Definitions: ADHD (Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder) is a disorder in which a person demonstrates pervasive inattentiveness, hyperactivity, and/or impulsivity. LD - (Learning Disabled) is a disorder in understanding and using spoken or written language, which may manifest itself in an imperfect ability to listen, think, speak, read, write, spell, or to do mathematical calculations. Underachieving is a term used for those who, for one reason or another, are not fulfilling their academic potential. Gifted is a term used to describe those who give evidence of high performance capability in special academic fields or in areas such as intellectual, creative, artistic, or leadership capacity.
USCS: Charter Schools And Special Education special needs Instructional. Support Department (www.cew.wisc.edu/nidrr). Ninetyeight schools from 28 states College, Raymond, mississippi; Florence-Darlington Technical College, Florence, http://www.uscharterschools.org/lpt/uscs_docs/4
Extractions: Project FORUM at National Association of State Directors of Special Education (NASDSE) is a cooperative agreement funded by the Office of Special Education Programs of the U. S. Department of Education. The project carries out a variety of activities that provide information needed for program improvement, and promote the utilization of research data and other information for improving outcomes for students with disabilities. The project also provides technical assistance and information on emerging issues, and convenes small work groups to gather expert input, obtain feedback, and develop conceptual frameworks related to critical topics in special education.
Extractions: Links: Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind (AIDB) - Comprehensive education and rehabilitation system serving children and adults who are deaf, blind and multidisabled. Arizona State School for the Deaf and the Blind - A non-profit state agency which specializes in the education of children and youth with hearing or vision loss throughout Arizona. California School for the Blind - Provides comprehensive educational services to students of California who are visually impaired, deaf/blind, and visually impaired/multi-handicapped from infancy through age 21. These services will be provided in order to empower students to lead vocationally, personally, and socially satisfying productive lives leading to their highest level of independence. Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind - Public residential school for students who are sensory impaired. Georgia Academy for the Blind - Georgia's only residential school for the blind. The school also has programs for deaf-blind and multidisabled children.
SearchUK - Finds It Fast! the Blind Serving visually impaired students throughout mississippi. to visualimpairment are disabled by other providing for the special educational needs http://www.searchuk.com/Top/Reference/Education/Special_Education/Schools/Visual
FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR SCHOOLS on groups of youths with special needs or for Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Kansas, mississippi,Montana, Nebraska given to people homebound, disabled, elderly and http://www.njsba.org/govrel/funding/Funding-Vol2No1.htm
Extractions: FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR SCHOOLS PUBLISHED BY THE NEW JERSEY SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION Volume 2, No. 1 - January 2003 General Mills Champions: February 1, 2003 . Fifty grants of up to $10,000 each will be awarded. Grants will be made to organizations with 501(c)(3) or 509(a) tax-exempt status. For more information, contact: General Mills Champions, Youth Nutrition Fitness Grants, General Mills Foundation, P.O. Box 58055, Minneapolis, MN 55458, or call Sherey Zerbian at (312) 899-4803. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web: www.generalmills.com/corporate/about/communityMNutrition Humanities Focus Grants: April 15, 2003 . Grants range from $10,000 to $25,000 each and are typically one year in duration. U.S. nonprofit tax-exempt organizations or institutions dedicated to improving humanities education may apply. For more information, contact: Education Development and Demonstration, Division of Education Programs, Room 302, National Endowment for the Humanities, 1100 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20506 or call (202) 606-8500. E-mail: email@example.com
Food Service Resource List Special Needs oraldental health for the developmentally disabled, and 5 Institute, University ofSouthern mississippi, 1993 required by children with special needs who attend http://www.nal.usda.gov/fnic/service/foodsn1.htm
Extractions: The resources selected for this list contain reliable information and are available nationwide. Your local library or bookstore can help you locate these books, journals, and audiovisuals. Other items can be obtained from the source listed. The call numbers provided are for the National Agricultural Library. Lending information is provided at the end of this document. Summary: Describes some of the factors which must be considered in the early phases of planning for substitutions to the regular school meal which must be made to accommodate children with disabilities. Suggests ways in which the school food service can interact with other responsible parties in the school and the community at large to serve children with disabilities.
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Extractions: Humanitarian Aid African Palms, USA - the unique mission of turning an African Product (a simple palm cross) into a source of income and humanitarian aid for Africa founded in 1965 - Maryland Dominican Development Group - a partnership of several dioceses for the development of the Dominican Church to further its development and to make the Dominican Church self-sufficient - Western Louisiana Five Talents International - is an initiative seeking to combat poverty in the developing world, equip the poor with business opportunities and affirm the value of work and the dignity of every human being - Virginia Family Assistance The Children's Mission - a ministry for city children and their families seeking to enrich children's lives through books, art, music, worship, loving adult attention, table fellowship and pastoral care - Connecticut El Buen Samaritano - seeks to participate with low-income and working poor families in building a sense of community and partnership providing some needed services - Texas Seamen's Church Institute a pastoral outreach to mariners and their families on the Ohio, Cumberland, and Mississippi rivers providing pastoral care for crew and family members and support for projects -
Mississippi Project START Of Vocational Rehabilitation; Laws Affecting Children With special needs; Stuck; LondonFor The disabled; Means ADA Grants And Volunteers; mississippi Network; Multi http://www.msprojectstart.org/text/materials.html
Computer Science Details special EDUCATION (University of mississippi (mississippi, USA Instruction for studentswith special needs (California State Mainstreaming disabled Students in http://www.ed-x.com/courselistings/educationdetails.asp?SubCatID=154
Extractions: In one of the largest desegregation settlements in U.S. history, Mississippi agreed April 23 with the U.S. Justice Department to spend $500 million to improve its traditionally black colleges and speed their integration. Begun in 1975 by a black sharecropper, the lawsuit alleged that the state's black universities were inferior to those attended by whites. The settlement is expected to set a precedent for other states dealing with issues surrounding enrollment standards. The Washington Post CNN/Associated Press Los Angeles Times The New York Times (free registration) A study by Harvard economist Caroline Hoxby concludes that Milwaukee's closely watched voucher program has pushed public elementary schools to improve. According to Hoxby, the ratio of gains on standardized tests to per-student spending in public schools with voucher programs was higher than in schools in which students didn't have a choice.
Extractions: Posted 4/30/02 MMR study 'letdown' for autism families Autoimmunity in autism Mercury fills may be ailing dentists Dentists had excess mercury in their urine and nails: study Interns, autistic students learn from each other ... The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSC) is taking part in a nationwide trial seeking a treatment for autism. Posted 4/28/02 Swimming glory for Ulster pair in Monaco Special Olympics duo home with silverware Autistic Children Show Improvement With Detoxification Outbursts in public challenging for parents Autism: A child stolen What goes on behind those eyes ... The Secrets of Autism The number of children diagnosed with autism and Asperger's in the U.S. is exploding. Why? (Check this out!) Measles jab decline worry for Republic Parents address challenge of autism Autism intervention making a difference in children's lives The mouse that roared: Autistic boy's death prompts recollections ... County millage plan eases special ed costs on schools Posted 4/26/02 Jordan is playing Greenspan method helps bring autistic boy back to real world China Has 400,000 to 500,000 Children Suffering from Autism Students with autism show improvements in kindergarten class Court rejects schools' appeal Ruling backs state in denying funds for mandated programs ... Taking flight: Kite Day for autistic children will be on Bose Mountain Posted 4/25/02 Neurology, Psychiatry Both Needed In Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures
Listings Of The World Society Disabled Education deaf, hearingimpaired, and special needs children in 02; National Educational Associationof disabled Students (NEADS at the University of Southern mississippi. http://listingsworld.com/Society/Disabled/Education/
EPSDT It is sponsored by the mississippi Division of Medicaid people with special trainingto assist children with special needs. disabled Child Living At Home. http://www.dom.state.ms.us/MMIS/Bene/EPSDT/epsdt.html
Extractions: Select a link Home Beneficiary Page Bids Childrens Health Ins Program CHIP DHS Offices Director Page DOM Contact List DUR Board Eligibility Guide Age 65 or Disabled Eligibility Guide for Persons in Nursing Homes Employment Opportunities EPSDT Esc Manuals Estate Recovery Fair Hearings FAX Numbers Fee Schedules Fiscal Agent Fraud HCBS Waiver Programs HIV/AIDS Hospice Fee Schedules Long Term Care Alternative Long Term Care Medicaid Numbers for Newborns kBabies Meetings News NF and MI / MR P and T Committee Provider Billing Tips Provider Bulletins Provider Lookup Provider Manuals Provider Page Public Info Requests Publications for Providers Regional Offices Reports Reporting Requirements Search State Plan Statistics What Medicaid Can Do For You Getting good health care for your children should not be a problem....and with the EPSDT program it's not. EPSDT (Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment) is a FREE health care program for Mississippi's children ages birth through 21 who are eligible for Medicaid. It provides a way for children to get the medical exams, checkups, follow-up treatment and special care they need to make sure they are healthy. It is sponsored by the Mississippi Division of Medicaid, Office of the Governor. WHAT DOES AN EPSDT EXAMINATION INCLUDE?
Extractions: Resources may be listed in more than one category. To access a specific category, click the link below. Allergy Autism Caloric Needs Choking ... Training Needs Allergy Journal of the American Dietetic Association, 92 This article gives a brief overview of what a food sensitivity is and its common treatment strategies. Suggestions are given to assist dietitians when counseling parents of children with food allergies. The authors suggest that those working with the parents and child consider the severity of the allergy, age of the child, other special dietary needs, and ethnic food preferences. A list of resources for food sensitivities is given.