Monthly Archives: May 2016

Thoughts on Character in the Classroom (EDU 6989 – Professional Issues)

In an age when cultural and religious differences seem to pull our society ever farther apart at the seams, our children need to learn how to coexist and have healthy discussions about each other’s perspectives, even when they are different. … Continue reading

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Considerations for Accommodations (EDC 6989)

A regular topic of debate in the area of special education is whether or not special accommodations made for students with disabilities impedes their ability to grow in ability and independence. Byrnes (2000) argues for making accommodations for students with … Continue reading

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