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Disability & Education

Special Needs Education – What Is Special Education?

Students with disabilities, i.e. special needs students require special education. Students with learning difficulties, mental and/or physical disabilities often require special attention for the purposes of education. Often this may involve tailoring education to suit individual requirements of the student. As special needs students may each have their own levels of learning, special needs education is designed to suit the pace and learning capacity of the student accordingly.

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Disability & Education

Special Needs Education: Special Education Eligibility

Special education is a very important consideration for children with disabilities. When children suffer from academic difficulties as a result of their physical, mental or learning disabilities, it is important they are enrolled in special needs education programs that will help them maximise their learning potential.

Disability & Education

Disabled Wheelchair Users Scholarships

If you are interested in pursuing further education but are wheelchair confined, there are a number of disability scholarships out there that can help you out. The following is a list of scholarships for disabled particularly designed for students confined to their wheelchairs.

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Disability & Education

Disability Scholarships : Scholarships For Disabled Students

There are numerous scholarships opportunities available for disabled students and children with learning disabilities. Apart from the government, many private organizations and universities now offer scholarships for disabled individuals. While some disabled students grants and disability scholarships focus on some specific disability or characteristic, there are others who encompass all these into one large fund. It is important to find out which scholarship different disabled students qualify for and apply for them well in advance to ensure appropriate funding during college for disabled students.

Disability & Education

Learning Disability Help: Children with Learning Disabilities

Children with learning disabilities may have certain disabled children rights but they can still have a very tough childhood. They have to try extra hard to cope up with the others and may still fall behind if they lack proper learning disability services. A child with learning disability may never be cured but there are a number of learning disability resources available which makes their lives easier. Understanding a leaning disability student and providing them with appropriate help ensures a very prospective future for them.

Disability & Education

Special Education Resorces, Schools & The IDEA Program

With more and more children being diagnosed with various kinds of disabilities each year, special education needs are becoming increasingly important each year. To help parents who have children suffering from certain disabilities, the government has set up various programs to help provide special education funding for them. Through the Individuals with Disabilities Act (IDEA), special education resources are provided to the individuals who qualify through specific special education schools and programs. These special education acts govern and implement the guidelines set forth in order to provide an easier childhood and proper education to disabled children.