Free school transport for hundreds of special needs children
across Sandwell is set to be withdrawn in a bid to save pounds 500,000 a year.
The director spoke to Gulf News on the sidelines of a event to announce that a group of special needs children
will be travelling later this month to Malaysia on a cross-cultural student exchange programme.
Parents of the special needs children
were so relieved that they helped bring in the first special educator.
In my current role as Director of Group Development for Autism on the Seas, I work with other families with special needs children
to offer real vacation options that cater to the entire family's needs.
Special needs children
aged between nine and 11 from Al Wafaa School, coming under the SCHS umbrella, have been visiting Sharjah City Centre in small groups since late January and will continue to do so each week through this month.
Its centre in Zinj has launched a new progamme geared especially for special needs children
, said Ms Al Sairafi.
Parents and city council officials discussed the proposals to have more special needs children
in mainstream schools and to replace a number of the city's special schools with four new ones, each sharing a site with a mainstream school.
Millions of families with special needs children
desperately need help with long-term planning," said Patrick Smith, vice president of estate and business planning for The Hartford.
There are probably around 6,000 special needs children
in Dubai, he said, hoping parents of children in the mainstream would use this opportunity to encourage them to mix with special needs children
Parents with special needs children
must begin planning much earlier in their child's life and take a proactive approach to overcoming challenges.
Summary: DUBAI -- The vital role of teachers and the education system in integrating special needs children
into the community will be the focus of an event to be held in Dubai this weekend.
THERE is a "disaster waiting to happen" in school classrooms because of teachers being expected to administer medication to special needs children
, the government was warned today by the head of a leading teaching union.