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Daily Archives: July 10, 2017

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2017-18 Para Educator – NCLB Special Needs

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2017-18 Para Educator – NCLB Special Needs
The job of Para Educator – NCLB Special Needs is done for the purpose/s of providing support to the instructional program with specific responsibility …
Source: Special Needs
2017-18 Para Educator – NCLB Special Needs
Special Needs
The job of Para Educator – NCLB Special Needs is done for the purpose/s of providing support to the instructional program with specific responsibility …


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Missing 5-year-old with autism rescued from river

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Missing 5-year-old with autism rescued from river
PAWTUCKET, R.I. — A 5-year-old boy with autism has been rescued from the Blackstone River after he was reported missing and discovered wading …
Source: Autism
Missing 5-year-old with autism rescued from river
Autism
PAWTUCKET, R.I. — A 5-year-old boy with autism has been rescued from the Blackstone River after he was reported missing and discovered wading …


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Children's Hospitals' Patient Families to Congress: Protect Medicaid for Children and Reject the …

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Children’s Hospitals’ Patient Families to Congress: Protect Medicaid for Children and Reject the …
WASHINGTON, July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Children’s hospitals’ patients, many with complex medical conditions, and their families …
Source: Medicaid
Children’s Hospitals’ Patient Families to Congress: Protect Medicaid for Children and Reject the …
Medicaid
WASHINGTON, July 10, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Children’s hospitals’ patients, many with complex medical conditions, and their families …


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Gov. Abbott's proclamation sets next week's special session in motion

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Gov. Abbott’s proclamation sets next week’s special session in motion
Legislation to empower parents of children with special needs or educational disadvantages to choose an educational provider that is best for their …
Source: Special Needs
Gov. Abbott’s proclamation sets next week’s special session in motion
Special Needs
Legislation to empower parents of children with special needs or educational disadvantages to choose an educational provider that is best for their …


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Abbott officially calls special session, allowing lawmakers to begin filing bills

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Abbott officially calls special session, allowing lawmakers to begin filing bills
Abbott also wants legislators to take on school finance reform, school choice for special needs students, and several local control measures.
Source: Special Needs
Abbott officially calls special session, allowing lawmakers to begin filing bills
Special Needs
Abbott also wants legislators to take on school finance reform, school choice for special needs students, and several local control measures.


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Gov. Abbott makes it official: Special session agenda set

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Gov. Abbott makes it official: Special session agenda set
After weeks of speculation and posturing, Texas’ upcoming special … school choice for special needs students; property-tax reform; caps on state and …
Source: Special Needs
Gov. Abbott makes it official: Special session agenda set
Special Needs
After weeks of speculation and posturing, Texas’ upcoming special … school choice for special needs students; property-tax reform; caps on state and …


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Guardianship Of The Adult Special Needs Child

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Guardianship Of The Adult Special Needs Child
I’m speaking of coarse about Guardianship of the Adult Special Needs Child you’ve raised to Adulthood. You know, when they make that huge leap …
Source: Special Needs
Guardianship Of The Adult Special Needs Child
Special Needs
I’m speaking of coarse about Guardianship of the Adult Special Needs Child you’ve raised to Adulthood. You know, when they make that huge leap …


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(7 hours per day/11 months), Preschool, Office of Student Services

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(7 hours per day/11 months), Preschool, Office of Student Services
Duties: The paraprofessional reports to and is supervised by the Special Needs teacher, he/she is primary responsible for assisting in the …
Source: Special Needs
(7 hours per day/11 months), Preschool, Office of Student Services
Special Needs
Duties: The paraprofessional reports to and is supervised by the Special Needs teacher, he/she is primary responsible for assisting in the …


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Kids in Hopedale put up lemonade stand to raise money for autism

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Kids in Hopedale put up lemonade stand to raise money for autism
“I come out and I saw their signs and it said for autism, and people were stopping and making donations without even buying Kool-Aid,” Ward said.
Source: Autism
Kids in Hopedale put up lemonade stand to raise money for autism
Autism
“I come out and I saw their signs and it said for autism, and people were stopping and making donations without even buying Kool-Aid,” Ward said.


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Perth2Palumba: 'Forrest Gump's' 4000km pledge for autism and mental health awareness

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Perth2Palumba: ‘Forrest Gump’s’ 4000km pledge for autism and mental health awareness
Dane Waites is an autistic athlete who is currently running over 4000km across Australia from Perth in WA to Pambula in NSW to raise money and …
Source: Autism
Perth2Palumba: ‘Forrest Gump’s’ 4000km pledge for autism and mental health awareness
Autism
Dane Waites is an autistic athlete who is currently running over 4000km across Australia from Perth in WA to Pambula in NSW to raise money and …


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True acceptance has been found

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True acceptance has been found
Parents of special needs kids spend a fair amount of time trying to fit in. We realize that unless it’s a place catering to special needs kids, we will never …
Source: Special Needs
True acceptance has been found
Special Needs
Parents of special needs kids spend a fair amount of time trying to fit in. We realize that unless it’s a place catering to special needs kids, we will never …


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Special needs adults earn praise and a paycheck at Mi Abilities

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Special needs adults earn praise and a paycheck at Mi Abilities
Bear Hall is on a mission to find meaningful work for young adults with disabilities. “What started this three years ago was I heard a statistic that in …
Source: Special Needs
Special needs adults earn praise and a paycheck at Mi Abilities
Special Needs
Bear Hall is on a mission to find meaningful work for young adults with disabilities. “What started this three years ago was I heard a statistic that in …


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Most Medicaid Recipients Happy With Their Health Care: Survey

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Most Medicaid Recipients Happy With Their Health Care: Survey
MONDAY, July 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) — As Senate Republicans look to slash Medicaid spending over the next decade, a new national survey …
Source: Medicaid
Most Medicaid Recipients Happy With Their Health Care: Survey
Medicaid
MONDAY, July 10, 2017 (HealthDay News) — As Senate Republicans look to slash Medicaid spending over the next decade, a new national survey …


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Medicaid enrollees satisfied with coverage, physician access, survey finds

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Medicaid enrollees satisfied with coverage, physician access, survey finds
Enrollees in Medicaid reported in a nationwide survey that they’re largely satisfied with the health care they receive under the program, according to …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid enrollees satisfied with coverage, physician access, survey finds
Medicaid
Enrollees in Medicaid reported in a nationwide survey that they’re largely satisfied with the health care they receive under the program, according to …


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Does This Study Help Doctors Understand Possible Causes of Autism?

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Does This Study Help Doctors Understand Possible Causes of Autism?
A new study has notes having a fever (or multiple fevers) during a mother’s pregnancy could be linked to the causes of autism. What can we learn from …
Source: Autism
Does This Study Help Doctors Understand Possible Causes of Autism?
Autism
A new study has notes having a fever (or multiple fevers) during a mother’s pregnancy could be linked to the causes of autism. What can we learn from …


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A mum posted a Facebook appeal to help her son who has autism find a job

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A mum posted a Facebook appeal to help her son who has autism find a job
A mum took to Facebook to help her son who has autism find a job – and has since seen the appeal shared more than 1,000 times. Juliet Hughes, 54 …
Source: Autism
A mum posted a Facebook appeal to help her son who has autism find a job
Autism
A mum took to Facebook to help her son who has autism find a job – and has since seen the appeal shared more than 1,000 times. Juliet Hughes, 54 …


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Medicaid enrollees largely satisfied with access and quality of care: Study

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Medicaid enrollees largely satisfied with access and quality of care: Study
Medicaid beneficiaries across the country are largely satisfied with their coverage and access to care, according to an analysis of a wide-ranging …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid enrollees largely satisfied with access and quality of care: Study
Medicaid
Medicaid beneficiaries across the country are largely satisfied with their coverage and access to care, according to an analysis of a wide-ranging …


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Medicaid group pans key insurance provision of Senate GOP bill

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Medicaid group pans key insurance provision of Senate GOP bill
ACAP represents Medicaid plans that have more than 20 million enrollees in 29 states. The group previously said it opposed the Senate’s legislation …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid group pans key insurance provision of Senate GOP bill
Medicaid
ACAP represents Medicaid plans that have more than 20 million enrollees in 29 states. The group previously said it opposed the Senate’s legislation …


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Survey Says: Medicaid Recipients Really Like Their Coverage And Care

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Survey Says: Medicaid Recipients Really Like Their Coverage And Care
A new study released by Harvard’s Chan School of Public Health shows that people enrolled in Medicaid are overwhelmingly satisfied with their …
Source: Medicaid
Survey Says: Medicaid Recipients Really Like Their Coverage And Care
Medicaid
A new study released by Harvard’s Chan School of Public Health shows that people enrolled in Medicaid are overwhelmingly satisfied with their …


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Abused 5-Year-Old Found in Fla. Home Weighing 25 Pounds, Step-Father Says 'He is Not My …

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Abused 5-Year-Old Found in Fla. Home Weighing 25 Pounds, Step-Father Says ‘He is Not My …
Naomi Hall reportedly admitted to investigators that she did not give the child, who has special needs, his prescribed medications and acknowledged …
Source: Special Needs
Abused 5-Year-Old Found in Fla. Home Weighing 25 Pounds, Step-Father Says ‘He is Not My …
Special Needs
Naomi Hall reportedly admitted to investigators that she did not give the child, who has special needs, his prescribed medications and acknowledged …


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Senate GOP health bill preserves Medicaid. The math proves it.

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Senate GOP health bill preserves Medicaid. The math proves it.
In 1994, President Clinton declared, “We all now, looking ahead, know that our number one entitlement problem is Medicare and Medicaid. They are …
Source: Medicaid
Senate GOP health bill preserves Medicaid. The math proves it.
Medicaid
In 1994, President Clinton declared, “We all now, looking ahead, know that our number one entitlement problem is Medicare and Medicaid. They are …


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A dad is walking 570km in two weeks, to help his daughter who has autism

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A dad is walking 570km in two weeks, to help his daughter who has autism
Mr Evans, who sets off on Thursday, said: “Autism is a developmental disorder which affects an increasing number of children in Wales including my …
Source: Autism
A dad is walking 570km in two weeks, to help his daughter who has autism
Autism
Mr Evans, who sets off on Thursday, said: “Autism is a developmental disorder which affects an increasing number of children in Wales including my …


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Sex offender accused of assaulting 2 boys who have autism wanted by police

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Sex offender accused of assaulting 2 boys who have autism wanted by police
Authorities in Greensburg have obtained an arrest warrant for a registered sex offender accused of sexually assaulting two boys who have autism, …
Source: Autism
Sex offender accused of assaulting 2 boys who have autism wanted by police
Autism
Authorities in Greensburg have obtained an arrest warrant for a registered sex offender accused of sexually assaulting two boys who have autism, …


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Medicaid Enrollees Report Satisfaction, Good Access

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Medicaid Enrollees Report Satisfaction, Good Access
Medicaid enrollees who participated in a new national survey reported that they were generally satisfied with coverage, and most said they obtained …
Source: Medicaid
Medicaid Enrollees Report Satisfaction, Good Access
Medicaid
Medicaid enrollees who participated in a new national survey reported that they were generally satisfied with coverage, and most said they obtained …


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Survey finds Medicaid enrollees satisfied with coverage, physician access

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Survey finds Medicaid enrollees satisfied with coverage, physician access
Boston, MA – Enrollees in Medicaid reported in a nationwide survey that they’re largely satisfied with the health care they receive under the program, …
Source: Medicaid
Survey finds Medicaid enrollees satisfied with coverage, physician access
Medicaid
Boston, MA – Enrollees in Medicaid reported in a nationwide survey that they’re largely satisfied with the health care they receive under the program, …


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Republicans say Medicaid is 'broken.' Here's how the people it covers feel.

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Republicans say Medicaid is ‘broken.’ Here’s how the people it covers feel.
Politicians call the Medicaid program that provides health care for the poor “broken.” Academic studies have reported on its limited health benefits or …
Source: Medicaid
Republicans say Medicaid is ‘broken.’ Here’s how the people it covers feel.
Medicaid
Politicians call the Medicaid program that provides health care for the poor “broken.” Academic studies have reported on its limited health benefits or …


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Adaptive Physical Education for Special Needs Students

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Adaptive Physical Education for Special Needs Students
This may be a challenge for any child, no less one with special needs. Adaptive physical education classes are helping to change the way students …
Source: Special Needs
Adaptive Physical Education for Special Needs Students
Special Needs
This may be a challenge for any child, no less one with special needs. Adaptive physical education classes are helping to change the way students …


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Greensburg police: Sex offender wanted for assaulting juveniles with autism

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Greensburg police: Sex offender wanted for assaulting juveniles with autism
City of Greensburg Police have obtained an arrest warrant for Robert Petrill charging him with 8 counts of indecent assault and 2 counts of corruption …
Source: Autism
Greensburg police: Sex offender wanted for assaulting juveniles with autism
Autism
City of Greensburg Police have obtained an arrest warrant for Robert Petrill charging him with 8 counts of indecent assault and 2 counts of corruption …


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Autism Books for Siblings

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Autism Books for Siblings
Having a sibling with Autism brings its own joy as well as its own challenges. Many readers of The Sensory Spectrum often ask how to support their …
Source: Autism
Autism Books for Siblings
Autism
Having a sibling with Autism brings its own joy as well as its own challenges. Many readers of The Sensory Spectrum often ask how to support their …


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Autistic teen delivers crayons, coloring books to sick children

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Autistic teen delivers crayons, coloring books to sick children
A 15-year-old autistic teen on a mission to collect coloring books and crayons for sick children completed his journey earlier this month, when he …
Source: Autism
Autistic teen delivers crayons, coloring books to sick children
Autism
A 15-year-old autistic teen on a mission to collect coloring books and crayons for sick children completed his journey earlier this month, when he …


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