Study Shows Rise In Kids WIth Disabilities, But Not With Physical Problems

CHICAGO (AP) — Disabilities among U.S. children have increased slightly, with a bigger rise in mental and developmental problems in those from wealthier families, a 10-year analysis found.Disadvantaged kids still bear a disproportionate burden.The increases may partly reflect more awareness and recognition that conditions, including autism, require a specific diagnosis to receive special services, the… Read More Study Shows Rise In Kids WIth Disabilities, But Not With Physical Problems

Study Shows Rise In Kids WIth Disabilities, But Not With Physical Problems

CHICAGO (AP) — Disabilities among U.S. children have increased slightly, with a bigger rise in mental and developmental problems in those from wealthier families, a 10-year analysis found.Disadvantaged kids still bear a disproportionate burden.The increases may partly reflect more awareness and recognition that conditions, including autism, require a specific diagnosis to receive special services, the… Read More Study Shows Rise In Kids WIth Disabilities, But Not With Physical Problems

Kids with disabilities shouldn’t be asked certificates for admission, exam: NCERT

New Delhi: No child with disability should be asked to produce certificates either for admission, examination, getting support for facilities or scholarships as far as possible, NCERT has suggested. It has also said that there should be exemption from the fee component in schools for children with disabilities whether studying in government or government-aided schools.… Read More Kids with disabilities shouldn’t be asked certificates for admission, exam: NCERT