Monthly Archives: June 2014

Scholarship and Financial Aid Scams

This is a must-read if you are applying for scholarships and student loans. Received the following in my inbox today, and I believe it’s important enough to share with all college-bound students. The link to the blog site labeled “Learn what … Continue reading

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On Special Education: “Disability.gov Update: Education Department Announces Major Change in How State Special Ed Programs Are Evaluated”

Here is the link to the topic that has truly upset me: Disability.gov Update: Education Department Announces Major Change in How State Special Ed Programs Are Evaluated. And here’s my commentary. I have not been a fan of Arne Duncan … Continue reading

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Purchase the goods after you have refined the gift.

Originally posted on Transitions and A Medically Complex Child:
Wandering in a sporting goods store, I heard the typical child parent banter. I want, I need, I can’t live without. As I rounded a corner, I can upon a dad with…

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