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Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

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    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
  • 06.02.15

    Million-Dollar Teacher

    When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.

American RadioWorks |
Image via Wikimedia Commons.

Minorities and Special Ed

For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

Recent Posts

  • 06.23.15

    Learning from Video Games

    A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
  • 06.17.15

    Teaching the Birds and the Bees

    For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
  • 06.11.15

    What can Japan teach us about teaching?

    Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
  • 06.02.15

    Million-Dollar Teacher

    When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.

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Congresspersons and traveling staff for

Indiana

Senate

Evan Bayh

  • Aisha Carlisle
  • Andrew Cullen
  • Genevieve Cullen
  • Emily Duncan
  • Rob Ehrich
  • Joel Elliott
  • Elizabeth Fay
  • Desiree Filippone
  • Alastair Fitzpayne
  • Linda Forbes
  • Sohini Gupta-Jindal
  • Sohini Gyota
  • Jeff Hamond
  • Heidi Inman
  • Sonini Jindal
  • Mark Komblau
  • Megan Martin
  • Mary Meagher
  • David Menotti
  • David Mevotti
  • Michael Patterson
  • Phoebe Riner
  • Todd Rosenblum
  • Charles Salem
  • Tom Sugar
  • Cynthia Walker
  • Catherine Wojtasik
  • Dan Zipp

    Richard Lugar

  • Jessica Fugate
  • Andrew Semmel
  • Paul Sinders
  • Manisha Singh
  • House

    Dan Burton

  • Heather Bailey
  • Kevin Binger
  • David Burian
  • J Vincent Chase
  • Jonathan Dilley
  • Garry Ewing
  • Brian Fauls
  • Dan Getz
  • Lawrence Halloran
  • Barbara Kahlow
  • Randall Kaplan
  • Caroline Katzin
  • Claudia Keller
  • Connie Lausten
  • Marlo Lewis
  • Toni Lightle
  • Kevin Long
  • Gloria Markus
  • Diane Menorca
  • Daniel Moll
  • Bill O'neill
  • R Nicholas Palarino
  • Kimberly Reed
  • George Rogers
  • Stephen Schatz
  • Dan Skopec
  • Brenda Summers
  • Robert Taub
  • Mary Udovich
  • Mary Valentino
  • Mark Walker
  • William Waller
  • Nathaniel Wienecke
  • Corinne Zaccagnini

    Steve Buyer

  • Danelle Bowsher
  • Michael Copher
  • Kelly Craven
  • Myrna Dugan
  • Daniel Garcia
  • Kathryn Mcnabb
  • Laura Zuckerman

    Julia Carson

  • Richard Allen
  • Melody Barber
  • Marti Doneghy
  • Adairius Gardner
  • Chris Goldfarb
  • Erin Kraabel
  • Teri Morgan
  • Deron Roberson
  • Susan Role
  • Stephen Visher
  • Michael Wallace

    Chris Chocola

  • Sarah Anderson
  • Brooks Kochvar
  • Brooks Kochvas
  • Katie Pike
  • Robert Vernon

    Baron Hill

  • Ryan Guthrie
  • Anne Keller
  • Jeannette Murray-Mount
  • Matt Pierce
  • Lisa Shelton
  • Eugene Wilk
  • John Williams

    John Hostettler

  • Alison Applegate-Slatter
  • Erin Berry

    Brian Kerns

  • David Clark
  • William Maxam

    David Mcintosh

  • Krista Kafer
  • John Steele

    Edward Pease

  • William Maxam

    Mike Pence

  • Ron Arnold
  • Skip Brown
  • Sheila Cole
  • Ryan Fisher
  • Leanne Holdman
  • Matt Lloyd
  • William Smith
  • Paul Teller
  • Patrick Wilson

    Tim Roemer

  • Mark Brown
  • Margaret Mcdow
  • Sarah Schultz
  • Pete Spiro

    Mike Sodrel

    Mark Souder

  • Andrew Coats
  • Amy Davenport
  • Angela Flood
  • James Harris
  • Teri Hasdorff
  • Erika Heikkila
  • Tiffany Mulligan
  • Mark Pfundstein
  • Elizabeth Rogers

    Peter Visclosky

  • Heather Miller
  • Martin Muaky


  • American RadioWorks |
    Image via Wikimedia Commons.

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.

    Recent Posts

    • 06.23.15

      Learning from Video Games

      A lot of parents worry about whether their kids' video game habits are harmful - especially when gaming gets in the way of homework or reading. But writer Greg Toppo says gaming can be a great way to learn.
    • 06.17.15

      Teaching the Birds and the Bees

      For more than a century, Americans have been arguing about how to teach children about the birds and the bees in public schools. A new book argues that for all the fuss about sex education in America, students get precious little of it.
    • 06.11.15

      What can Japan teach us about teaching?

      Coming up this fall we'll be releasing a documentary about teacher preparation - how people learn to become teachers and how they get better once they're in the classroom. This week: how do Japanese teachers learn to improve on the job?
    • 06.02.15

      Million-Dollar Teacher

      When Nancie Atwell was growing up, she never thought she’d go to college, let alone become an award-winning teacher. But a few months ago, Atwell received a $1-million-dollar global prize for her decades of teaching English and literacy skills to elementary and middle schoolers.