Special ed reform backfires for some kids – Inside Schools

See on Scoop.it – Individual and Special Needs Examiner But, by reducing the availability of self-contained classrooms, the reform has backfired for children who, like Caleb, need a smaller learning environment, advocates say. … Michael MacNeil‘s insight: Just because it seems like a great idea doesn’t mean it’s great for everyone. See on insideschools.org

What It’s Like on the Autism Spectrum – The Atlantic

See on Scoop.it – Individual and Special Needs Examiner What It’s Like on the Autism Spectrum The Atlantic I let my career stagnate; I researched mainstream and alternative treatments; found therapists and doctors; applied for special education; convinced insurance companies to cover him; got up night… See on www.theatlantic.com

How to Spot Your Own Self-Delusion – Huffington Post

See on Scoop.it – Individual and Special Needs Examiner How to Spot Your Own Self-Delusion Huffington Post The reality is that if you want to make it, you need to get gritty and you need to get dirty. There’s no quick, clean fix, there’s rarely an easy set path, and there are no free rides. […]

Facebook rumoured to be in talks to buy drones

See on Scoop.it – Individual and Special Needs Examiner Facebook is tipped to buy up Texas-based Titan Aerospace to bring affordable internet access to Africa via drones that can fly for five years at a time. See on www.dailymail.co.uk