Special Populations Resources

Supporting Learners with Disabilities for Success

Module containing strategies for meeting Perkins performance measures using a continuum of quality support. These modules are for administrators and special populations coordinators to use in professional development sessions with counselors and instructors. Brochure Activities for Professional Development Effective Practices Resources Miscellaneous Information      

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Professional Development for Teachers of Students with ADHD and Characteristics of ADHD

This article provides information about how professional development for teachers of students with ADHD impacts teachers’ attitudes about and confidence in teaching students with ADHD and improved self-reported ability to provide accommodations. This impact was documented in this research study. Professional Development: ADHD Students (pdf)

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Edge Foundation

The Edge Foundation’s primary mission is to provide access to qualified, professional coaches for students with ADHD as part of their multi-modal treatment program. Coaching has been proven to be an effective means for dealing with some of the symptoms of ADHD and can give a young person the edge necessary to achieve his or… Continue Reading

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Supporting Single Parents and Displaced Homemakers for Success

Module containing strategies for meeting Perkins performance measures using a continuum of quality support. These modules are for administrators and special populations coordinators to use in professional development sessions with counselors and instructors. Brochure Activities for Professional Development Effective Practices Resources Miscellaneous Information      

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Single Parent Network

The Mission at Single Parents Network is to provide a hub, as you will, that has collectively gathered single parent web sites, articles, information, government resources, online discussion forum support boards, books and so much more, for any one looking for single parent information. Single Parent Network

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Supporting Learners with Economic or Academic Disadvantage for Success Brochure

Module containing strategies for meeting Perkins performance measures using a continuum of quality support. These modules are for administrators and special populations coordinators to use in professional development sessions with counselors and instructors. Brochure Activities for Professional Development Effective Practices Resources Miscellaneous Information

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Aha! Process, Inc.

Order books on the topic of Economically Disadvantaged. Bridges Out of Poverty, A Framework for Understanding Poverty, Understanding Learning, the How, the Why, the What, Hidden Rules of Class At Work

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Teaching At-Risk Students

Teachnology provides free and easy to use resources for teachers dedicated to improving the education of today’s generation of students. Who are At-Risk Students? More Information On At-Risk Students

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Why So Few? Women in Science, Technology,Engineering, and Mathematics

This print/online research report is literature review of recent (generally 2001 and forward) research on why women continue to lag behind men in participating in STEM careers. Recommendations follow the conclusions drawn from the research. PowerPoint slides illustrate main points View the Report      

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A Guide to Gender Fair Counseling for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics

This guide is intended for K-12 school counselors, teachers, school administrators, pre-service counselors and their college instructors, and interested parents. The information included in this publication has been gathered from research and from programs developed and refined by dedicated school counselors with a commitment to educational equity. What they found was that, depending on your… Continue Reading

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