Kids with autism learn life and business skills by running their own coffee shop. Credit: Getty Images Across the country, parents of children with autism regularly battle local school districts to secure the best possible education fo...At a New Jersey middle school, children with autism or multiple learning disabilities step out of the classroom and into the business world on Friday mornings when they run their own coffee shop.
A new way to look at teaching blind children. Photo: ABC NewsFor children who are visually impaired, going to preschool often means being separated from their sighted peers. Attending special schools with adapted curriculum and classrooms, th...
Though I spent a dozen years working in special education classrooms with preschoolers and toddlers, it never once crossed my mind that the dolls my students were playing with in the housekeeping area often looked nothing like the kids themselves. Th...
And I thought driver's ed was pointless for me? Chicago Public Schools require all sophomores to take a 10-week-drivers education course and pass a written test. Even if you're visually impaired and will never be allowed behind the wheel of a car. Th...
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