Monthly Archives: October 2010

Beyond the IEP

(Individualized Educational Program) Listen Cynthia Molina and Christine Zimmerman, mother-advocates for students with disabilities in Oakland’s Programs for Exceptional Children talks with cohosts Eddie Ytuarte and Leah Gardner. What is it in the institutional culture that helps students succeed beyond … Continue reading

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Breaking the Ice

LISTEN 29 min After hundreds of years of stigma and exclusion, people with cognitive disabilities are out and about in our communities. Many work at jobs with able-bodied co-workers and live independently, or in small group homes, in many neighborhoods. … Continue reading

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