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Disability Law Center

Geraldo Rivera - The P&A System

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The Protection and Advocacy concept was initially triggered by a series of local television news broadcasts, which Geraldo Rivera did for the ABC News affiliate in New York City. Rivera's investigative reporting exposed abuse, neglect and lack of programming at Willowbrook, a state institution for people with mental retardation on Staten Island. These broadcasts lead to the development of the P&A Systems in 1975. Show less
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Special Education Transition in English Play

This is a set of English-language videos on a variety of topics related to the needs of transition age students with disabilities. Topics include: Obtaining Adult Services for Students with Disabilities, Information on Work Incentives under the Social Security Program, Resolving Special Education Disputes, Transition Planning Guidelines, and Special Education Tips. These videos are intended to supplement materials contained in the second version of the online Transition Manual, Planning for Life After Special Education in Massachusetts.

Transición de la Educación Especial en español Play

Estos videos están en español y proporcionan información sobre una variedad de temas relacionados con las necesidades de los estudiantes con discapacidades en edad de transición. Los temas incluyen: Obtención de servicios para estudiantes adultos con discapacidad, Información sobre los incentivos de trabajo bajo el Programa de Seguridad Social, Resolución de disputas de Educación Especial. Guias de planificacion para la transicion y Consejos de Educación Especial. Estos videos están destinados a complementar los materiales contenidos en la segunda versión del Manual de Transición en línea, Planificando para la vida después de la Educación Especial en Massachusetts.

Special Education Transition in ASL Play

These videos are in American Sign Language (ASL) and are intended to supplement materials contained in the second version of the online Transition Manual, Planning for Life After Special Education in Massachusetts. They provide information to families of students who are deaf on a variety of topics, including: an Introduction to the Disability Law Center's online transition manual, children's services provided by the Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (MCDHH), Resolving Special Education Disputes, Special Education Tips, and a video of a high school student who is deaf sharing her experiences in an integrated classroom setting and tips on improving access for deaf students.
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