Does America Hate Bright Kids? Some thoughts on education and …

See on Scoop.it – Individual and Special Needs Examiner Students on both ends of the special education spectrum — either gifted or developmentally delayed — need the specialized classes to reach their highest potential as a student. It would be insane to suggest someone with an IQ of 70 (the … Michael MacNeil‘s insight: Despite […]

Living with autism – The Voice Online

See on Scoop.it – Individual and Special Needs Examiner The Voice Online Living with autism The Voice Online Some are able to live relatively independent lives but others on the other end of the spectrum, such as Rodney, may have accompanying learning disabilities and need a lifetime of specialist… Michael MacNeil‘s insight: Special needs…always an […]

The habitus of digital scholars

See on Scoop.it – Individual and Special Needs Examiner This article concerns the Participatory Web and the impact it has on academic researchers’ perceptions of digital scholarship practices. The Participatory Web, as a space of active involvement, presence and socialisation of knowledge, has the potential to introduce significant changes to scholarly practice and to diversify […]