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  • 10th Sprout Film Festival | SpedPro
    November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 June 2014 May 2014 March 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 May 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 June 2010 May 2010 April 2010 March 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 July 2009 June 2009 April 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April 2008 March 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 September 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 March 2007 February 2007 January 2007 December 2006 November 2006 October 2006 September 2006 July 2006 June 2006 April 2006 March 2006 February 2006 January 2006 December 2005 November 2005 October 2005 September 2005 Latest from Teach Effectively Accommodations that don t ECF Misdirected Teacher Training has Crippled Education Reform Does monitoring progress help Latest from EBD Blog Summary of workshop on measuring SED in children Matt Brodhead on halting the spread of FC Facilitated Communication and its tentacles examined Latest from B Mod Info Let s tootle FA of BP for LD Talking about Behavior Latest from LD Blog Study seeks people with LD Thompson Road by Scott Wyatt Mistaking dyslexia Meta Register Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org 10th Sprout Film Festival The tenth annual Sprout Film Festival will be showcasing 53 films related to the

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  • disability | SpedPro | Page 2
    Disabilities and the Edmund J Safra Brain Research Center for the Study of Learning Disabilities at the Faculty of Education of the University of Haifa invite applications for a full time tenure track position to begin 1 October 2010 or later Preference will be given to candidates with research expertise in the field of neuropsychology and attention attentional disorders and or social affective functioning although outstanding candidates in other areas related to neuropsychological aspects of learning and learning disabilities will also be considered Continue reading Open rank position at University of Haifa Posted on 9 August 2010 9 August 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories News Positions in higher ed Tags assistant professor associate professor disability professor Research special education Teacher Education Big Sprout show in NYC For those who can make it I recommend attending the main Sprout Film Festival 30 April through 2 May at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City This is the parent festival for the touring versions one of which has stopped in my neighborhood a couple of times Well worth the time See http www sproutfilmfestival org Posted on 26 April 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories News The Press Tags disability families recognition Sprout Film Festival returns to C ville A touring version of the Sprout Film Festival SFF which features films by and about individuals with developmental disabilities stops in Charlottesville VA Friday 12 March 2010 There are to be two shows one from 10 30 AM to 12 00 noon and the second from 7 00 to 9 00 PM the former is free and a 10 donation is suggested for the evening screening Both shows are at the Martin Luther King Jr Performing Arts Center The theme for this year s incarnation is Making the Invisible Visible The spring 2010 SFF show follows screenings during the Virginia Film Festival in November of 2009 Learn more about the shows by visiting the Piedmont Regional Education Program and Parent Resource Center PREP PRC ORG and say thanks to the many sponsoring organizations including Light House The Virginia Institute for Autism VSA Arts of Virginia City of Charlottesville the Piedmont Council of the Arts and the Arc of the Piedmont SFF which has a long and successful history of shows in New York City some of which I ve noted here previously and on LD Blog will host its 8th annual event 30 April through 2 May at the Ruth And Herald D Uris Center For Education of the Metropolitan Museum of Art Posted on 11 March 2010 11 March 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories News The Press Tags disability Down Syndrome organizations The Arc Kauffman s Curtains paper Jim Kauffman drafted an editorial expressing his concern that special education has been so substantially undermined that it is near collapse Here s his lead lede I think we re approaching the end of special education By analogy we re nearing the final scene of a stage play Special education is I think very near its curtains And we re perilously close to being unable to rewrite the play while it s in progress You may download a full copy of Curtains for Special Education An Open Letter to Educators Posted on 3 February 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories Administration Commentaries News Public Policy Tags comments disability education policy special education Posney to OSERS The US President Barack Obama announced that he plans to nominate Alexa E Posny for the position of Assistant Secretary for Special Education and Rehabilitative Services OSERS in the Department of Education Dr Posny who currently serves as commission of education for the state of Kansas will return to US ED where she previously served as Director in the Office of Special Education Programs OSERS claims its mission is to promote academic excellence enhance educational opportunities and equity for all of America s children and families and to improve the quality of teaching and learning by providing leadership technical assistance and financial support In the role of Assistant Secretary for OSERS Ms Posny will oversee policies related to achievement in schools educational improvement and financial assistance for local education agencies The White House press release provided background information about Commissioner Posny Alexa E Posny currently serves as the Commissioner of Education for the state of Kansas As Commissioner she is responsible for helping over 450 000 students meet or exceed high academic standards licensing over 45 000 teachers and overseeing a state education budget of a little over 4 5 billion dollars Prior to this Posny was appointed as the Director of the Office of Special Education Programs OSEP for the U S Department of Education a position in which she assisted state and local efforts to effectively educate all children and youth with disabilities Other positions that Posny has held included the Kansas Deputy Commissioner of Education Kansas State Director of Special Education Director of Special Education for the Shawnee Mission School District Director of the Curriculum and Instruction Specialty Option as part of the Title 1 Technical Assistance Center TAC network of TACs across the United States and a Senior Research Associate at Research and Training Associates in Overland Park KS Posny earned her bachelor s degree from the University of Wisconsin at Stevens Point a master s degree in behavioral disabilities and a doctorate in educational administration both from the University of Wisconsin Madison Currently she serves on the Board of Directors for the Chief State School Officers the National Council for Learning Disabilities and chairs the National Assessment Governing Board s Special Education Task Force Most importantly she has been a teacher at the elementary middle and high school levels and remains a teacher today serving as adjunct faculty with the University of Kansas Links for The White House press release More information about OSERS Commissioner Posny s background and resume PDFs from Kansas State Department of Education they may go 404 when she moves Posted on 8 July 2009 8 July 2009 Author John

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  • Millersville University: Assistant Professor | SpedPro
    November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 May 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 June 2010 May 2010 April 2010 March 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 July 2009 June 2009 April 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April 2008 March 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 September 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 March 2007 February 2007 January 2007 December 2006 November 2006 October 2006 September 2006 July 2006 June 2006 April 2006 March 2006 February 2006 January 2006 December 2005 November 2005 October 2005 September 2005 Latest from Teach Effectively Accommodations that don t ECF Misdirected Teacher Training has Crippled Education Reform Does monitoring progress help Latest from EBD Blog Summary of workshop on measuring SED in children Matt Brodhead on halting the spread of FC Facilitated Communication and its tentacles examined Latest from B Mod Info Let s tootle FA of BP for LD Talking about Behavior Latest from LD Blog Study seeks people with LD Thompson Road by Scott Wyatt Mistaking dyslexia Meta Register Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org Millersville University Assistant Professor The Department of Elementary and Early Childhood Education at Millersville University welcomes applications for an Assistant Professor Tenure Track position in Special Education beginning Fall 2014 The desired candidate will teach undergraduate courses in Special Education with emphasis in inclusionary practices for students with mild to severe disabilities from pre K to

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  • UMass asst prof | SpedPro
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  • education | SpedPro | Page 2
    News Professional development Tags education graduate school News on line programs Professional development Outlook for special ed teachers The demand for special educators routinely exceeds supply Prior to 2006 the National Coalition on Personnel Shortages in Special Education Related Services reported that there were considerable shortages in the high incidence areas of Learning Disabilities Emotional and Behavioral Disorders and Multicategorical Special Education According to US government sources this continues to be the case so those who are preparing to teach in special education should have little trouble finding employment Continue reading Outlook for special ed teachers Posted on 6 January 2011 6 January 2011 Author John Lloyd Categories Administration News Professional development Teacher Education The Press Tags disability education Professional development Teacher Education teachers OSERS celebrates anniversary of IDEA The US Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services posted its official recognition of the 35th anniversary of the adoption of the signing of the landmark legislation of Public Law 94 142 then called the Education of All Handicapped Children Act but which we know now as the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act or simply IDEA Interested readers can review OSERS tribute to this remarkable legislation by reviewing the Web site dedicated to it anniversary The IDEA 35th Anniversary Posted on 29 November 2010 30 November 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories Administration News Public Policy The Press Tags disability education IDEA policy Public Policy Buffalo tech focused doctoral program The University at Buffalo is recruiting students for a doctoral preparation program to begin in the fall of 2011 The program will support six students in a four year program and will focus on preparing them to work in the Digital Age specifically to use media technology and communication tools A research practicum with the Buffalo Public Schools is a major focus of this grant Funding is available to support students in summer internships with experts in the field including but not limited to Continue reading Buffalo tech focused doctoral program Posted on 25 November 2010 25 November 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories Advanced training opportunities Graduate students Tags education Research special education technology Open rank school psych at Missouri The Department of Educational School and Counseling Psychology ESCP in the College of Education at the University of Missouri MU announces a new open rank tenure line position in the area of School Psychology to start Fall Semester 2011 Our preference is to hire at the associate or full level but serious consideration will be given to established scholars at the rank of assistant professor whose qualifications and achievements are particularly well matched to our needs This position is an additional faculty line representing a significant investment in this growing School Psychology program Continue reading Open rank school psych at Missouri Posted on 25 November 2010 25 November 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories News Positions in higher ed Tags assistant professor associate professor education Positions in higher ed professor Research Whose life is it Using the pending Thanksgiving holiday as an opportunity to comment on family relations writer Daphne Beal contributed an article about her relationship with her sister Cecily who has developmental disabilities to the US National Public Radio program Morning Edition series called Sibling Stories I ve almost made peace with the fact that we aren t hauling our kids down to my parents in Florida for Thanksgiving Actually it s my sister Cecily I feel bad about She s the one I don t keep in touch with enough She s 39 and deep breath developmentally disabled and legally blind Those jargon y words give only the barest outline of her experience of navigating the world And my family s experience too Continue reading Whose life is it Posted on 24 November 2010 25 November 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories News Professional development Teacher Education The Press Tags disability education Professional development special education Teacher Education JHU doctoral studies Johns Hopkins University is recruiting students for a doctoral preparation program to begin in the fall of 2011 The Hopkins program will support seven students in a four year program and will focus on preparing them to conduct research about teacher education integrate knowledge about exemplary special education teaching and make a transition to special education faculty positions in institutions of higher education Continue reading JHU doctoral studies Posted on 13 November 2010 13 November 2010 Author debetten Categories Advanced training opportunities Graduate students News Professional development Research Teacher Education Tags doctoral studies education fellowships graduate school Professional development Research special education Teacher Education Kauffman s Curtains paper Jim Kauffman drafted an editorial expressing his concern that special education has been so substantially undermined that it is near collapse Here s his lead lede I think we re approaching the end of special education By analogy we re nearing the final scene of a stage play Special education is I think very near its curtains And we re perilously close to being unable to rewrite the play while it s in progress You may download a full copy of Curtains for Special Education An Open Letter to Educators Posted on 3 February 2010 Author John Lloyd Categories Administration Commentaries News Public Policy Tags comments disability education policy special education CEC Asst Exec Director The Council for Exceptional Children is seeking applications for the position of Assistant Executive Director for Professional Development Services Here are some particulars about the position See the link near the end of this post to download a copy of the announcement Position Title Assistant Executive Director for Professional Development Services Classification Category 10 Exempt Starting Salary Range 86 340 to 107 924 Unit Professional Development Services Reports to Executive Director Selection Procedure Evaluation of written application materials relevant education experience and references Personal panel interview s of top rated candidates Application Procedure Each candidate must submit a current resume and cover letter to Recruiter Norma Marshall preferably via Email to cecnm att net Voice 336 547 8315 Mailed resumes should be sent to Council for Exceptional

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  • education | SpedPro | Page 3
    2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 June 2014 May 2014 March 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 May 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 June 2010 May 2010 April 2010 March 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 July 2009 June 2009 April 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April 2008 March 2008 February 2008 January 2008 December 2007 November 2007 October 2007 September 2007 August 2007 July 2007 June 2007 May 2007 March 2007 February 2007 January 2007 December 2006 November 2006 October 2006 September 2006 July 2006 June 2006 April 2006 March 2006 February 2006 January 2006 December 2005 November 2005 October 2005 September 2005 Latest from Teach Effectively Accommodations that don t ECF Misdirected Teacher Training has Crippled Education Reform Does monitoring progress help Latest from EBD Blog Summary of workshop on measuring SED in children Matt Brodhead on halting the spread of FC Facilitated Communication and its tentacles examined Latest from B Mod Info Let s tootle FA of BP for LD Talking about Behavior Latest from LD Blog Study seeks people with LD Thompson Road by Scott Wyatt Mistaking dyslexia Meta Register Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org Tag education Obama education team Late last week Barack Obama named Linda Darling Hammond as leader of

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  • special education | SpedPro | Page 2
    at SE Missouri State Director Southeast Missouri State University Autism Center for Diagnosis and Treatment Full Time Term Primary Responsibilities Provide leadership and oversight for the University Autism Center for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorders The director serves as the primary supervisor and coordinator for all staff and the collaborative partners that share the facility Required Qualifications Continue reading Autism Center Director at SE Missouri State Posted on 15 October 2014 25 October 2014 Author P D Post Categories Administration Clinical education Positions in higher ed Tags Autism Positions in higher ed special education Assistant Prof at Millersville U ASSISTANT PROFESSOR SPECIAL EDUCATION The Millersville University Department of Early Middle and Exceptional Education seeks an Assistant Professor of Special Education beginning August 2015 Minimum qualifications include ABD status in special education or a closely related field 4 years of successful full time teaching experience with Pre K 8 individuals demonstrating a broad range of disabilities Highly regarded for its instructional quality and strong commitment to diversity Millersville University is a learner focused institution located in historic Lancaster County known for its excellent schools and vibrant arts community and close to Baltimore Philadelphia Washington and NYC MU enrolls about 8 500 undergraduate and graduate students We seek individuals who embrace our public mission and value exploration professionalism integrity and compassion For a full listing of qualifications and to apply go to http jobs millersville edu postings 1255 and complete a faculty application Full consideration given to applications received by November 23 2014 Direct questions to Dr Richard Mehrenberg search committee chair at Richard Mehrenberg millersville edu An EO AA institution Apply Here http www Click2Apply net hpwk432 Posted on 15 October 2014 15 October 2014 Author John Lloyd Categories Positions in higher ed Teacher Education Tags assistant professor education Positions in higher ed special education Teacher Education Tenure line Position in Special Education at Kent State University The School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences LDES in the College and Graduate School of Education Health and Human Services EHHS at Kent State University announces a tenure line at the Assistant or Associate rank in Special Education beginning in August 2015 We are seeking qualified applicants with a research focus in the area of high incidence disabilities Applicants with specific expertise in instructional design and delivery curriculum development and or educator preparation are especially encouraged to apply Review of applications will begin Nov 1 2014 and acceptance of applications will continue until the position is filled For the full position announcement please visit our website at https jobs kent edu applicants jsp shared frameset Frameset jsp time 1410555296710 For additional information you may also contact Search Co Chairs Drs Pena L Bedesem pbedesem kent edu and Brian R Barber bbarber8 kent edu Posted on 12 September 2014 Author Brian Barber Categories News Positions in higher ed Research Teacher Education Tags assistant professor associate professor Positions in higher ed special education New Faculty Position in Special Education at Texas State

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  • special education | SpedPro | Page 7
    halting the spread of FC Facilitated Communication and its tentacles examined Latest from B Mod Info Let s tootle FA of BP for LD Talking about Behavior Latest from LD Blog Study seeks people with LD Thompson Road by Scott Wyatt Mistaking dyslexia Meta Register Log in Entries RSS Comments RSS WordPress org Tag special education New IRIS module The IRIS Center a resource for teaching about special education and disabilities announced the availability of new materials The IRIS Center in collaboration with the PACER Center is proud to present the latest addition to its growing family of online interactive modules Collaborating with Families Claire Morgan principal of M T Watkins Middle School and her staff have noticed that although they enjoy good parental involvement from some families they usually see the same core group at every volunteer opportunity or school event They wonder why this is the case and how they might go about increasing involvement especially among the families of students with disabilities Join Principal Morgan and her staff as they work through the process of learning more about such families and develop ideas to engage all of the families in their school To view Collaborating with Families please go to http iris peabody vanderbilt edu fam chalcycle htm Many more IRIS resources can be found at http iris peabody vanderbilt edu Posted on 16 April 2008 16 May 2008 Author John Lloyd Categories Advanced training opportunities News Teacher Education Tags collaboration families IRIS special education Dismay over Syracuse Appointment of Dean STATEMENT OF DISAPPROVAL OF THE RESEARCH AND TEACHER EDUCATION COMMUNITIES IN SPECIAL EDUCATION OF THE APPOINTMENT OF DOUGLAS BIKLEN AS DEAN OF EDUCATION AT SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY 29 October 2005 We the undersigned are fully aware that Syracuse University and its School of Education do not depend on our approval for making administrative decisions However we also recognize the responsibilities of academic institutions in making leadership appointments in their departments colleges and schools of education Now as never before research and training in education are being scrutinized and typically found culpable for the poor learning outcomes of many students Selection of a dean therefore constitutes an important and very public signal of how seriously a university views its responsibilities towards public education By selecting someone whose record constitutes an argument against rigorous science in research involving individuals with disabilities Syracuse University has sent a public message of disregard for education that undermines not only its own standing among academic institutions but also by negative example threatens the credibility of all educators engaged in rigorous research addressing critical problems in teaching and learning In our opinion it is essential that both individuals and institutions adhere to the highest standards of scientific rigor in their professional conduct We therefore express our strong disapproval of the appointment of Douglas Biklen as Dean of Education at Syracuse University for reasons that we explain Since the early 1990s Professor Biklen has persistently and in our view inadvisably promoted training in and the

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