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a classical pianist who teaches music at a school in queens, new york, says that ipads have allowed students with learning disabilities to play music for the first time – and that experience has transformed their lives.one of the students who had never spoken before not only now speaks, but also s...



eight ipads transform lives of students with learning disabilities [video]




a classical pianist who teaches music at a school in queens, new york, says that ipads have allowed students with learning disabilities to play music for the first time – and that experience has transformed their lives.one of the students who had never spoken before not only now speaks, but also s...



how serious is binge drinking among college students with disabilities?




los angeles, ca (june 22, 2017) a new study finds that college students with disabilities binge drink more often than their non-disabled student peers. the study, providing the first picture of alcohol use and binge drinking by us college students with disabilities, is out today in public health rep...



parent fury over last-minute naplan change




students with disabilities were given hours to apply for laptop access during naplan, after the victorian curriculum authority reversed a decision to deny more than 100 students laptop access the night before the test.the victorian curriculum assessment authority (vcaa) decided on monday to revers...



student contracts will sign away trust




jo johnson, the uk universities minister, has recently announced a proposal to introduce student contracts to protect students. such a contract would both encourage students to work hard, and enable them to pursue legal action against the university if tuition was ‘poor’.student contracts are no...



new chances for success abound




at newcastle senior school, educational pathways are created for students with intellectual disability and complex, multiple disabilities which significantly limit access to regular school curriculum.the school provides education for students in years 9 to 12 with a program that focuses on preparing...



students know about learning strategies -- but don't use them




many university students don't use common learning strategies, despite knowing that they exist, finds a study in open-access journal frontiers in psychology. specific training on how and when to use learning strategies could help more students to maximize their academic potential. the first year in ...



patient bedside important for medical student learning




boston - a new web-based tool aimed at improving experiential learning for medical students has demonstrated that learning occurs in patient rooms and in other areas within the hospital, including workstations. developed by clinicians at boston medical center (bmc) and bu school of medicine, "learni...



how teacher training hinders special-needs students




strong progress has been made to integrate students with disabilities into general-education classrooms. educator instruction hasn’t kept up.



robot learning improves student engagement




the first-ever study of michigan state university's pioneering robot-learning course shows that online students who use the innovative robots feel more engaged and connected to the instructor and students in the classroom.



machine learning comes to your browser via javascript




there’s now a javascript library for executing neural networks inside a webpage, using the hardware-accelerated graphics api available in modern web browsers.developed by a team of mit graduate students, tensorfire can run tensorflow-style machine learning models on any gpu, without requiring ...



language learning with confidence | riviera insider




at is aix-en-provence, the teachers focus on providing students with the necessary tools and expertise to go out and use their new language confidently in everyday life. riviera insider speaks to school director anna diaz to find out more.how would you describe your approach to language learning?it...



mit researchers refine yardstick for measuring schools




in recent years, 14 states in the u.s. have begun assessing teachers and schools using value-added models, or vams. the idea is simple enough: a vam looks at year-to-year changes in standardized test scores among students, and rates those students' teachers and schools accordingly. when students are...



apple now has a fully-year app dev course in 20 universities




today’s world runs on code, be it on the smartphone you’re using to read this or the hidden servers that make the web go round. unsurprisingly, the biggest tech giants are pushing for coding to become as common in schools as the traditional three r’s. apple’s everyone can code initiative is ...



apple now has a fully-year app dev course in 20 universities




today’s world runs on code, be it on the smartphone you’re using to read this or the hidden servers that make the web go round. unsurprisingly, the biggest tech giants are pushing for coding to become as common in schools as the traditional three r’s. apple’s everyone can code initiative is ...



rihanna visits africa classroom video




in january, music's reigning icon rihanna visited a school in malawi to learn about the educational challenges facing students there. besides singing some of the most popular music on the planet, rihanna is also an avowed humanitarian and the founder of the clara lionel foundation, which has partner...



disability rights legal center honors apple with business of the year award




last night, at 20th century fox studios los angeles, the disability rights legal cente presented apple with its business of the year award.since 1975, the disability rights legal center (drlc) has championed the civil rights of people with disabilities and those affected by cancer and other serious ...



boulder valley prepares to open four new schools designed around innovation




first day of school boulder valley school districtwednesday: first day for elementary students, orientation day for sixth-graders and ninth-gradersthursday: seventh- and eighth-graders and 10th-, 11th- and 12th gradersfriday and aug. 21: staggered start for kindergartnersst. vrain valley school dist...



apple classroom — everything you need to know




looking for info on apple's classroom app for teachers? here's everything you need to know!classroom is an app for teachers that allows them to easily monitor ipads used by students in each of their classes. with classroom, teachers can control connected ipads, opening apps, creating workgroups, and...



boulder valley prepares to open four new schools designed around innovation




first day of school boulder valley school districtwednesday: first day for elementary students, orientation day for sixth-graders and ninth-gradersthursday: seventh- and eighth-graders and 10th-, 11th- and 12th gradersfriday and aug. 21: staggered start for kindergartnersst. vrain valley school dist...



acid victims to get reservation in govt jobs, promotions




people with autism, mental illnesses, intellectual disability and victims of acid attacks may get quotas in central government jobs and for promotions.the department of personnel and training (dopt) has proposed vacancies, promotion quotas and an age relaxation for those with disabilities in a draft...



how a new supreme court ruling could affect special education




advocates for students with disabilities argue the decision could help millions of children.



mandarin, greek, swedish and polish students win sbs language competition




after thousands of submissions from across australia, education minister simon birmingham awarded the four students that took out this year's sbs language competition. the sbs national language competition asked students a simple question: what does language learning mean to you?entrants from across...



mandarin, greek, swedish and polish students win sbs language competition




after thousands of submissions from across australia, education minister simon birmingham awarded the four students that took out this year's sbs language competition. the sbs national language competition asked students a simple question: what does language learning mean to you?entrants from across...



the separate, unequal education of students with special needs




georgia’s system to teach children with disabilities falls vastly short of its promise.