What Disabilities Are Covered By Special Education

IDEA covers 13 types of disabilities. These categories include autism, hearing impairment and intellectual disability (which used to be referred to as “mental retardation”). Another category, called “specific learning disability,” applies to many kids who have learning and thinking differences. A specific learning disability most often affects skills in reading, writing, listening, speaking, reasoning and Read more about What Disabilities Are Covered By Special Education[…]

The Most Popular Trends In Education Technology

In recent years, there has been widespread excitement around the transformative potential of technology in education. In the United States alone, spending on education technology has now exceeded $13 billion. Programs and policies to promote the use of education technology may expand access to quality education, support students’ learning in innovative ways, and help families Read more about The Most Popular Trends In Education Technology[…]