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Dear School Personnel, Community Members and Neighbors

To Whom it May Concern, I am the parent of a special needs child.  I was overwhelmed, confused, heart broken and struggling to unravel the complexities before me. Please do not pass judgement of me without knowing why I did

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The Teal Pumpkin Project – Making Halloween Safe for all children

The Teal Pumpkin Project™ Join FARE’s Teal Pumpkin Project™ to help us create a safer, happier Halloween for all! Guidelines for Using Logo and Materials Launched as a national campaign by Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) in 2014, the

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14 Things Parents of Children With Mental Illness Want You to Know – The Mighty

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, 4 million children and adolescents in the United States have a serious mental disorder. And behind most of these children are parents — parents fighting stigma and misunderstanding to get their child

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Thinking Differently – ADHD and Dyslexia with David Flink

In a scholastic milieu where the odds were stacked against him from even before his early diagnosis of dyslexia and ADHD (in 5th grade), David has faced a new Goliath so often, so calmly, and with such inevitable success, it’s

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Consent Based Sex-Education: Teen Sexuality, ADD, and The Spectrum

Teen Sexuality, ADD, and The Spectrum Wes Crenshaw, author I Always Want to Be Where I’m Not: Successful Living with ADD and ADHD and coauthor of the forthcoming Consent-Based Sex Education: Parenting Teens in an Internet Age joined us to

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A View From The Common Core Classroom

A View from the Common Core Classroom An exciting documentary, 2e: Twice Exceptional by filmmaker Tom Ropelewski, is slated to premier February 28 at the Richmond International Film Festival in Richmond, Virginia. Focusing upon the 2011 graduating class of Bridges

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