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Why We Don’t Use the Word “Retarded” and Why You Shouldn’t Either

Why We Don’t Use the Word “Retarded” and Why You Shouldn’t Either | Jews and Special Needs | Jewish Journal. Related articles 11 year-old mentally challenged girl jailed for ‘blasphemy’ in Pakistan (refreshingnews99.blogspot.com) Soccer Drills for Mentally Challenged Kids (livestrong.com) … Continue reading

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Students with Autism enjoy Olympics

AutisticPlayground shared a link. With School Gym as Olympic Stadium, Autistic Students Chase Goals cityroom.blogs.nytimes.com The Rebecca School in Manhattan, which serves developmentally disabled children, incorporated the London Olympics into its summer curriculum as a way to engage its older … Continue reading

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Hi5!

Hi-5! We are still just as excited about our 5 year old as the day when the doctor pronounced, “You’re Pregnant!” Yep, we’re still jumping for joy, and so is he! We are sharing our joy, disappointments, successes and challenges … Continue reading

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