Special Needs

Inclusivity for All

By celebrating inclusivity for all–regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, or ability–we can help create a more equitable, accessible, and just world. Here are seven great books to share with your famil...

Wiggle Room – Learning With Exceptionalities

January 1, 2022 By: Kimberly A. Bradley, MS, LOTR As this time of year approaches, many families are anxiously awaiting acceptance letters to private schools, hoping for a lucky lottery number to be pulled fo...

Navigating Enrollment in NOLA

January 1, 2022 By Lynzi Whalen Getting your child enrolled and ready for their public school adventure can be daunting, so we put together a how-to guide on the process of registering your kids for New Orlea...
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From the Bookshelf – Inclusion Books

April 1, 2021 Suggestions from a Librarian - Inclusion Books   As the publishing industry pushes to diversify itself and the authors it represents, readers benefit from the inclusion of authors who represent ...

Spotlight – Chartwell Center

April 1, 2021 Helping students on the autism spectrum reach their greatest potential  Autism awareness month is April, yet the Chartwell Center team works year-round to make a difference in the local autism c...

The Importance of Social-Emotional Learning

October 5, 2020 Dealing with COVID-19 fall-out: Recognizing your child’s social-emotional needs and how to partner with their school for best results. Middle School social-emotional learning. With the r...

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