Abuse – definitions and signs

Persons: This is a deliberate act to harm other especially vulnerable adults and children. It may be something that is done to the person or something not done when it should have been. It does not necessarily have to be intentional; if the vulnerable person experiences it as abuse then it is considered to be…

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

IDEA 2004 (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) was created so that any student with any type of physical or mental disabilities would receive an equal opportunity for a better education. I feel that IDEA 2004 has satisfied its purpose. Idea 2004 has implemented special education teachers to teach the students with disabilities. Since the first…

Special Needs and Mentally Handicapped Education Outlets Funding

Every child has a right to education; there should be no discrimination on those with disability and special needs. Special needs and mentally handicapped educational outlets play a great role in the American society. Financing of these learning institutions has been a Herculean task as government has not been very committed towards their financing when…

Students with Disabilities Proficiency in Communication Arts and Mathematics

IDEA (Individuals with Disabilities Education Act) and NCLB (No Child Left Behind Act) are statutes closely tied up particularly as they strive to address the educational needs of students with disabilities. NCLB comes to further close the gap between the advantaged and disadvantaged students through a system of yearly reporting called the AYP (adequate yearly…

Brown v Board of Education

In the year 1892, a case commonly referred to as Plessy vs. Ferguson set the ball rolling for segregation in American public schools. This made several states to adopt the policy ‘separate but equal’ and since then, all the schools in all the states in the south adopted this (Robinson, 2005). Racial segregation in schools…

Special Education Foundation and Frameworks

The main aim of special education as a discipline can be seen in its emphasis on the necessity to implement just and fair standards that will be used in gauging the treatment of all students within both privately and publicly funded educational institutions. This aim for fair treatment within the academic discipline can be seen…

Special Education and the Law

The current course readings have revealed to me the magnitude of changes which special education has undergone over the years, particularly the legal provisions that govern its operation in the United States. Today the key determinant of physical placement is no longer on the student’s level of disability as was earlier but on the need…

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