Windsor-Essex parents pleased with in-person special education; teachers remain concerned | #specialneeds | #kids

While most children in the province continue at-home learning for at least another few weeks, some students with special needs, including those in Windsor-Essex, have already returned to in-person classes.  Nearly two weeks ago on Jan. 4, Windsor-Essex students in special education went back to school. Parents of these students say their…

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Federal probe to examine whether Seattle Schools failed special education students during pandemic | #specialneeds | #kids

The U.S. Department of Education has launched a probe of what it called “disturbing reports” regarding Seattle Public Schools’ alleged failure to provide specialized instruction to students with disabilities during the pandemic. In a letter to Superintendent Denise Juneau, the agency’s Office for Civil Rights said the investigation was spurred…

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