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Nuffield Speech and Language Unit

Nuffield Speech and Language Unit was an internationally recognised centre of excellence for providing intensive therapy to children who suffered from severe speech and language disorders: Severe language disorders Dysarthria Oral dyspraxia Devel ...

                                               

Oral myology

Oral myology is the postural training of the tongue, lips and cheeks. This technique is used to treat a range of conditions that involve in common weakness of tongue and facial muscles. For example this technique is used to retrain swallowing pat ...

                                               

Orton-Gillingham

The Orton-Gillingham Approach to reading instruction was developed in the early-20th century. It is language-based, multisensory, structured, sequential, cumulative, cognitive, and flexible. The Orton-Gillingham Approach has been in use since the ...

                                               

Paraprofessional educator

A paraprofessional educator, alternatively known as a paraeducator, para-pro, paraswami, instructional assistant, educational assistant, teachers aide or classroom assistant, is a teaching-related position within a school generally responsible fo ...

                                               

Peer-mediated instruction

Peer-mediated instruction is an approach in special education where peers of the target students are trained to provide necessary tutoring in educational, behavioral, and/or social concerns. In PMI, peers may mediate by modeling appropriate behav ...

                                               

PEN-International

The Postsecondary Education Network International, known as PEN-International, is an international partnership of colleges and universities serving the higher education of students with hearing impairment. PEN-International was founded with suppo ...

                                               

Pervasive developmental disorder

The diagnostic category pervasive developmental disorders, as opposed to specific developmental disorders, is a group of five disorders characterized by delays in the development of multiple basic functions including socialization and communicati ...

                                               

Andras Peto

Andras Peto was a practitioner of physical rehabilitation whose work provided the foundation for conductive education.

                                               

Felix Newton Pitt

Monsignor Felix Newton Pitt was born in 1894. He was born in Fairfield, Kentucky. He attended the St. Meinrad Seminary in Indiana from 1911 to 1915. He held a Swiss academic doctorate. One of his achievements was founding and organizing the Catho ...

                                               

Rawinala

Rawinala is a foundation that provides education and care for people with MDVI in Indonesia. Rawinala has 5 main Programs: Education, Dormitories and Orphanage, Sheltered Workshop, Community Based Rehabilitation and Training Center.

                                               

Reading for special needs

Reading for special needs has become an area of interest as the understanding of reading has improved. Teaching children with special needs how to read was not historically pursued due to perspectives of a Reading Readiness model. This model assu ...

                                               

Reciprocal teaching

Reciprocal teaching is an instructional activity that takes the form of a dialogue between teachers and students regarding segments of text for the purpose of constructing the meaning of text. Reciprocal teaching is a reading technique which is t ...

                                               

Related services under IDEA

Related services is defined by the United States Individuals with Disabilities Education Act 1997 as, "transportation and such developmental, corrective, and other supportive services as are required to assist a child with a disability to benefit ...

                                               

Resource room

A resource room is a separate, remedial classroom in a school where students with educational disabilities, such as specific learning disabilities, are given direct, specialized instruction and academic remediation and assistance with homework an ...

                                               

Sensory room

A sensory room is a special room designed to develop a persons sense, usually through special lighting, music, and objects. It can be used as a therapy for children with limited communication skills. "Sensory Room" is an umbrella term used to cat ...

                                               

SHALVA

Shalva is a registered non-profit organization that supports and empowers individuals with disabilities and their families in Israel. The organization works with a wide range of individuals with disabilities: mental retardation, developmental del ...

                                               

Simultaneous communication

Simultaneous communication, SimCom, or sign supported speech is a technique sometimes used by deaf, hard-of-hearing or hearing sign language users in which both a spoken language and a manual variant of that language are used simultaneously. Whil ...

                                               

Siskin Children's Institute

Siskin Childrens Institute, a non-profit organization in Chattanooga, Tennessee, is a charity for children with special needs and their families. The Institute was founded in 1950 by Mose and Garrison Siskin, two Chattanooga businessmen. It is lo ...

                                               

Julian Sleigh

Julian Sleigh, was a Christian Community priest, councillor, founding member of Camphill in South Africa and author.

                                               

A Smile as Big as the Moon

A Smile as Big as the Moon is a Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie. The film debuted on ABC on January 29, 2012. John Corbett stars in this film based on the 2002 memoir of the same title by teacher Mike Kersjes and Joe Layden. The movie show ...

                                               

Special Education Bulgaria

Special Education Bulgaria is a community of practice, a professional community, for special education professionals and the parents of students with special needs throughout Bulgaria. SEB was developed by researchers from Sofia University, Bulga ...

                                               

Special needs

Special needs is a term used in clinical diagnostic and functional development to describe individuals who require assistance for disabilities that may be medical, mental, or psychological. Guidelines for clinical diagnosis are given in both the ...

                                               

Specific developmental disorder

Specific developmental disorders are disorders in which development is delayed in one specific area or areas, and in which basically all other areas of development are not affected. Specific developmental disorders are as opposed to pervasive dev ...

                                               

Speech-language pathology

Speech-language pathology is a field of expertise practiced by a clinician known as a speech-language pathologist or a speech and language therapist, both of whom may be known by the shortened description, speech therapist. SLP is considered a "r ...

                                               

Speech Buddies

Speech Buddies are a series of speech therapy tools that are used to remediate articulation and speech sound disorders using the widely accepted teaching method of tactile feedback. Articulation, or speech sound disorders occur when a person has ...

                                               

Tacpac

Tacpac is a sensory communication resource using touch and music to align the senses and develop communication skills. It helps those who have any kind of sensory impairment or communication difficulties. It can also help those who have tactile d ...

                                               

Total Communication

Total Communication is an approach to Deaf education that aims to make use of a number of modes of communication such as signed, oral, auditory, written and visual aids, depending on the particular needs and abilities of the child. In the UK Tota ...

                                               

Tracking (education)

Tracking is separating students by academic ability into groups for all subjects or certain classes and curriculum within a school. minutes It may be referred to as streaming or phasing in certain schools. In a tracking system, the entire school ...

                                               

Underachiever

For the Pitchshifter song, see Underachiever song. For the hip hop duo, see The Underachievers. An underachiever is a person who fails to achieve his or her potential or does not do as well as expected. Of particular interest is academic underach ...

                                               

Video self-modeling

Video self-modeling is a form of observational learning in which individuals observe themselves performing a behavior successfully on video, and then imitate the targeted behavior. VSM allows individuals to view themselves being successful, actin ...

                                               

Visible Speech

Visible Speech is a system of phonetic symbols developed by British linguist Alexander Melville Bell in 1867 to represent the position of the speech organs in articulating sounds. Bell was known internationally as a teacher of speech and proper e ...

                                               

Thomas Weihs

Thomas Weihs – 19 June 1983, in Aberdeen, Scotland) was a doctor, farmer and special needs educator, one of the founders and leading co-workers of the Camphill Movement and a pioneer of Anthroposophical curative education.

                                               

Hans Wurtz

Hans Wurtz, born Johannes Wurtz was one of the most influential and controversial figures in German "Kruppelpadagogik" during the Weimar Republic. He wrote over 50 books. He is buried at the Waldfriedhof Dahlem in Berlin.

                                               

Yedida

Yedida is a special education institute and village in central Israel. Located between Abu Ghosh and Maale HaHamisha, it falls under the jurisdiction of Mateh Yehuda Regional Council. In 2018 it had a population of 212.

                                               

Contextual value added

Contextual value added is a statistic that was used by the government of the United Kingdom to assess the performance of schools. It was superceeded by expected progress and then Progress 8 The statistic is intended to show the progress children ...

                                               

Decreasing graduation completion rates in the United States

The graduation completion rate is the measure reflecting the number of students who complete their graduation and receive a degree from an educational institution. The drop-out rate is the measure reflecting the number of students who disengage w ...

                                               

Educational quotient

An educational quotient, or EQ, is a score designed to assess a subjects level of general education. Though related to intelligence quotient, there is no direct correlation between the two. A person of high IQ, may have a low EQ, and vice versa. ...

                                               

Higher Education Statistics Agency

The Higher Education Statistics Agency is the official agency for the collection, analysis and dissemination of quantitative information about higher education in the United Kingdom. HESA was set up by agreement between the relevant government de ...

                                               

Homeschooling international status and statistics

Homeschooling is legal in many countries. Countries with the most prevalent home education movements include Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Some countries have highly regulated home education programs a ...

                                               

Institute for Effective Education

                                               

Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System

The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System is a system of interrelated surveys conducted annually by the National Center for Education Statistics, a part of the Institute for Education Sciences within the United States Department of Educa ...

                                               

Learning analytics

Learning analytics is the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of data about learners and their contexts, for purposes of understanding and optimizing learning and the environments in which it occurs. A related field is educational dat ...

                                               

List of United States public university campuses by enrollment

This list of largest United States public university campuses by enrollment includes only individual four-year campuses, not four-year universities. Universities can have multiple campuses with a single administration. What this list includes: En ...

                                               

List of United States university campuses by undergraduate enrollment

This list of largest United States universities by undergraduate enrollment includes only individual four-year campuses, not four-year universities. Universities can have multiple campuses with a single administration. What this list includes: En ...

                                               

List of universities in the United Kingdom by enrolment

This is a list of institutions in the United Kingdom by the number of students enrolled in higher education courses. The source for the figures is the Higher Education Statistics Agency statistics for 2018/19. The student numbers include full-tim ...

                                               

List of universities in Venezuela by enrollment

This is a list of universities and other higher education institutions in Venezuela by size of student population, it only reflects the institutions with a source of enrollment, those with no information of the enrollment, were not shown.

                                               

National Center for Education Statistics

The National Center for Education Statistics is the part of the United States Department of Educations Institute of Education Sciences that collects, analyzes, and publishes statistics on education and public school district finance information i ...

                                               

Normal curve equivalent

In educational statistics, a normal curve equivalent, developed for the United States Department of Education by the RMC Research Corporation, is a way of standardizing scores received on a test into a 0-100 scale similar to a percentile-rank, bu ...

                                               

R score

The R score is a statistical method which classifies college students academic performances in Quebec. It is used by Quebec universities for selection purposes. The R score is in fact a z -score Zcol multiplied by a group dispersion indicator IDG ...

                                               

Statistics for Education in France

                                               

Universities' Statistical Record

In the United Kingdom, USR, the Universities Statistical Record consists of records of undergraduate students on courses of one academic year or more; postgraduate students on courses of one academic year or more; academic and related staff holdi ...

                                               

Women in STEM fields

Many scholars and policymakers have noted that the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics have remained predominantly male with historically low participation among women since the origins of these fields during the Age of En ...

                                               

Women's education in Pakistan

Womens education in Pakistan is a fundamental right of every female citizen, according to article thirty-seven of the Constitution of Pakistan, but gender discrepancies still exist in the educational sector. According to the 2011 Human Developmen ...

                                               

Student

A student is primarily a person enrolled in a school or other educational institution who attends classes in a course to attain the appropriate level of mastery of a subject under the guidance of an instructor and who devotes time outside class t ...

                                               

Azra Naheed Medical College

The Azra Naheed Medical College, established in 2011 and named after Azra Naheed, is a private college of medicine, pharmacy and allied health professions. It is located in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan. The college is affiliated with The Superior col ...

                                               

Business student

Business student usually refers to a person who obtained a university degree in Business Administration. Graduates obtaining degree in Business Administration usually with a major in general management, finance, accounting, marketing or strategy. ...

                                               

Cambridge University International Development

Cambridge University International Development or CUiD is a student run society aiming to promote awareness and discussion of international development issues across Cambridge. This is primarily achieved through events and the Vision magazine whi ...

                                               

Canadian Osteopathic Medical Student Association

The Canadian Osteopathic Medical Student Association is a student body that works to promote awareness of Osteopathic Medicine in Canada both among the general population and the future physicians of Canada. They are affiliated with the Canadian ...

                                               

Careers advisor

A careers advisor gives information about education and work opportunities to children and youths. Careers advisors give information about opportunities, as well as helping with competencies and help with CVs and application forms.

                                               

Attack of Rufo Chacon

Rufo Antonio Chacon Parada is a Venezuelan student who lost both eyes on 2 July 2019 due to police brutality during a protest.

                                               

Dean's List

A Deans List is an academic award, or distinction, used to recognize the level of highest scholarship demonstrated by students in a college or university. This system is most often used in North America, though institutions in Europe, Asia, and A ...

                                               

Discount card

A discount card is a card or document, often a plastic credit card or paper card, that entitles the holder to discounts on the prices of some products or services. Which gives us 10 or 20 % of discount. Cards may be issued as part of a loyalty pr ...

                                               

Dunce

A dunce is a person considered incapable of learning. Dunces are often comedically shown wearing paper cone hats, known as dunce caps with the word "dunce" or "dumb", or simply a capital D, on them. Schoolchildren were sometimes compelled to wear ...

                                               

Eleventh grade

Eleventh grade, junior year, or grade 11 is the eleventh, and for some countries final, grade of secondary schools. Students are typically 16–17 years of age, depending on the country and the students birthdays.

                                               

Georgia Educational Technology Fair

The Georgia Educational Technology Fair is an annual student technology competition produced by the Georgia Educational Technology Consortium. The Consortium sponsors other technology initiatives in Georgia, including the Georgia Educational Tech ...

                                               

Graduate Student Paper Award

The Graduate Student Paper Award is presented by the Science Fiction Research Association to the outstanding scholarly essay read at the annual conference of the SFRA by a graduate student.

                                               

High school dropouts in the United States

The United States Department of Educations measurement of the status dropout rate is the percentage of 16 to 24-year-olds who are not enrolled in school and have not earned a high school credential. This rate is different from the event dropout r ...

                                               

Honors student

In the US honors students may refer to: Students recognized for their academic achievement on lists published periodically throughout the school year, known as honors roll, varying from school to school, shows the student going above and beyond a ...

                                               

Israeli Students Combating Antisemitism

Israeli Students combating antisemitism online has been founded in 2011 and operates with the purpose of fighting the growing antisemitism, xenophobia and Holocaust denial on the internet.

                                               

Johnny Lechner

John A "Johnny" Lechner is an American film and television actor best known for his role as Alan Reese on the television series Girls of Sunset Place, as well as his role as Greg "Fossil" Karanowski in the movie Fraternity House. Lechner was born ...

                                               

Lottovoittaja UKK Turhapuro

Lottovoittaja UKK Turhapuro is a Finnish 1976 comedy film written by Spede Pasanen and directed by Ere Kokkonen. It is the third film in the Uuno Turhapuro series. The films title translates to "Lottery winner UKK Turhapuro", UKK being an apparen ...

                                               

Lane Murdock

Lane Murdock was born in 2002 in Texas. When she was four years old she moved to Ridgefield, Connecticut. She attends Ridgefield High School. The school is a 20-minute drive from Sandy Hook Elementary School, the site of the 2012 massacre in whic ...

                                               

Nawojka

Nawojka was a legendary medieval Polish woman known to have dressed as a boy in order to study at the University of Krakow in the 15th century. She later became a nun. She is considered to be the first female student and teacher in Poland.

                                               

Perpetual student

A perpetual student or career student is a college or university attendee who re-enrolls for several years more than is necessary to obtain a given degree.

                                               

Professional student

The term Professional student has two uses in the university setting: In the United States and Canada, if not elsewhere, a professional student is a student majoring in what are considered the professional degrees. These include Doctor of Educati ...

                                               

Queen bee (sociology)

In a business environment, "queen bee" may refer to a woman in upper management who advanced in the ranks without any help of any type of affirmative action programs. Many of those executive women tend to be politically conservative and they choo ...

                                               

Erin Smith (entrepreneur)

Erin Smith was born in 1999 in Lexena, Kansas. The summer before her senior year of high school, she participated in MITs Research Science Institute. While accepted to Stanford University in 2018, Erin Smith deferred her acceptance to become a 20 ...

                                               

Student approaches to learning

Student Approaches to Learning is a theory that students will take a different approach to how they study, depending upon the perceived objectives of the course they are studying. The theory was developed from the clinical studies of two educatio ...

                                               

Student group

A student group is an organization of students, typically at a high school, college or university, who share a common background or interest. Student groups may be supervised by a member of faculty, but are typically organized and attended indepe ...

                                               

Student marketing

Student marketing refers to the promotion of products, brands and ideas to the 3 million+ higher and further education student population. Student marketing is generally realised through student media or ambient marketing on campuses. Student mar ...

                                               

Super senior

For the term "super senior" in finance, see Senior debt#Super-senior status. A super senior is a student in an American four-year educational institution such as a high school or university who has been attending the institution for 5 or more yea ...

                                               

Traditional student

A traditional student is a category of students at colleges and universities. In the United States, it is used to refer to post-secondary students between under 25 years old who enroll directly from high school, attend full-time, and do not have ...

                                               

English version schools (Bangladesh)

English version school is a system of education in Bangladesh that follows the Bangla medium school curriculum and based upon textbooks translated from the Bengali language into English. There are approximately 52 English version schools in Dhaka ...

                                               

Parentocracy

A parentocracy is a system in which a childs education must conform to the wealth and wishes of parents rather than the abilities and efforts of the pupil, in contrast to a meritocracy, which distributes educational and financial rewards accordin ...

                                               

Qing literati

The Qing literati were officially designated as literate or cultivated persons. Parallel to wenren are two terms, "shi", scholar, and "shen", often defined as gentry or official. Each of the Qing dynasty literati was required to take three tests, ...

                                               

Teacher

A teacher is a person who helps students to acquire knowledge, competence or virtue. Informally the role of teacher may be taken on by anyone e.g. when showing a colleague how to perform a specific task. In some countries, teaching young people o ...

                                               

Peer tutor

A peer tutor is anyone who is of a similar status as the person being tutored. In an undergraduate institution this would usually be other undergraduates, as distinct from the graduate students who may be teaching the writing classes; in a K-12 s ...

                                               

Teaching abroad

There are many different programs that exist to help people to teach abroad. If a person knows that they want to teach abroad but they are not sure if they are able to make the transition, they can pick a teaching program that goes from a semeste ...

                                               

Academic discipline

                                               

Advanced Skills Teacher

Advanced Skills Teacher is a role in a maintained school in England and Wales. Advanced Skills Teachers are judged through external assessment against a range of criteria to demonstrate excellent classroom teaching practice. They are employed in ...

                                               

Alternative teacher certification

Alternative teacher certification is a process by which a person is awarded a teaching license even though that person has not completed a traditional teacher certification program. In the US, traditional teacher certification is earned through c ...

                                               

Beehive Design Collective

The Beehive Design Collective is a volunteer-driven non-profit art collective that uses graphical media as educational tools to communicate stories of resistance to corporate globalization. The purpose of the Machias, Maine-based group is to "cro ...

                                               

Certified teacher

A certified teacher is an educator who has earned credentials from an authoritative source, such as the government, a higher education institution or a private body or source. This teacher qualification gives a teacher authorization to teach and ...

                                               

Co-teaching

Co-teaching or team teaching is division of labor, often between (but not to the excusion of among, educators work together to plan, organize, instruct and make assessments on the same group of students, generally in the a common classroom, and o ...

                                               

Copybook (education)

A copybook, or copy book is a book used in education that contains examples of handwriting and blank space for learners to imitate. Typical uses include teaching penmanship and arithmetic to students. A page of a copy book typically starts with a ...

                                               

Differentiated instruction

Differentiated instruction and assessment, also known as differentiated learning or, in education, simply, differentiation, is a framework or philosophy for effective teaching that involves providing all students within their diverse classroom co ...

                                               

The First Year Experience Program

The First-Year Experience is a program at many American colleges and universities designed to help students prepare for the transition from high school to college. FYE programs often foster the participation of students in co-curricular events su ...

                                               

Flex model of learning

The flex model is a method of teaching for students who are non-traditional learners. Learning material and instructions are given online and the lessons are self-guided. The teacher is available on-site. The students work independently and learn ...

                                               

Gamification of learning

The gamification of learning is an educational approach to motivate students to learn by using video game design and game elements in learning environments. The goal is to maximize enjoyment and engagement through capturing the interest of learne ...

                                               

Harkness table

The Harkness table, Harkness method, or Harkness discussion is a teaching and learning method involving students seated in a large, oval configuration to discuss ideas in an encouraging, open-minded environment with only occasional or minimal tea ...

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