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06 Apr Autism Awareness Month, special education and personalized learning, and nationwide teacher walkouts in This Week’s AcceliBEAT

As many of our readers know, April is National Autism Awareness Month. In light of this, we will be highlighting news stories this month related to Autism to help raise awareness. Sesame Street said they’ll be adding more resources to include kids on the spectrum...

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02 Feb FDA Grants ‘Breakthrough Therapy’ Status to Potential Autism Drug – AcceliBEAT Weekly Round Up

Happy February! This week the FDA granted a ‘breakthrough therapy’ designation to the first drug that could improve social interaction and communication for individuals with ASD. Also big news this week, 8,800 teachers whose work permits depend on the DACA program face an uncertain future,...

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05 Jan Inclusive programs, potential setback from the DOJ, and a first grader’s surprising insight in This Week’s AcceliBEAT

Happy New Year and welcome to 2018! This week we’re highlighting data from the past year that covers issues related to education to keep things in perspective as we move forward.  We also have a feature on a suburban-Chicago based program called GADOL ("giving adults...

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