special education key questions

16 Jan 10 Questions Your Special Education Management System Should Answer

While rewarding work, special education comes with many challenges for administrators, teachers, and related service providers alike. From managing IEP timelines and compliance, to dealing with mounds of paperwork and tracking student progress, special educators can benefit greatly from technology designed to minimize these challenges. Is your special...

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A kindergartener works with the teacher on letter sounds.. Stock photos for Chalkbeat stories. Photos made at IPS School #90, 3351 W 18th St, Indianapolis, INNov. 22, 2013. (Photo by Alan Petersime)

04 Nov AcceliBEAT Weekly Round Up 10/31-11/4: Thousands of Students Still Wait for Special Education Services or Don’t Receive Them at All

This week, new data reveal that students with disabilities in New York City schools are waiting too long for special education services, while some may not be receiving them at all. Meanwhile, the mayor is making it easier for these students to attend private schools....

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25 May Accelify All-Star: Amy Barnett

Name: Amy Barnett Position: Speech Language Pathologist School/District: Chesterfield County Public Schools # of Years Using Accelify: 3 years “Accelify has allowed me to better track my services to ensure that I am compliant with the student’s IEP and provide better information to parents regarding the services that have been delivered to...

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25 Mar AcceliBEAT Weekly Round Up 3/21-3/25: As low teacher pay impacts students with disabilities, feds seek to improve outcomes by focusing on behavior

Special education teacher vacancies across the country are leaving some students with disabilities without services. Could low teacher pay, especially in the nation’s most expensive cities be to blame? In other news, the US DOE plans to set aside funding specifically for students with disabilities...

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