Meghan Rodo is like many 20-year-olds, leading a busy life with friends and her boyfriend, and planning for the day she can move out of her parents’ Reisterstown home and in with a roommate.
Meet Capri Brown and learn about how his experience at the Transition Education at Carroll Hospital (TEACH) program has made a difference in his life! Programs like TEACH help students of all abilities experience employment.
Greg Miller, President and CEO of Penn-Mar Human Services
When Maryland Department of Disabilities Secretary of Disabilities Catherine Raggio needed a team to bring her vision of a four-year college-like program for students with intellectual disabilities to life, she came to Michele Wolff the Director of the Shriver Center at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
Since 1989 Best Buddies has been on a mission to promote acceptance of people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Ann Marie Spakowski is the Director of Special Education for the Harford County Public Schools. We had a wide-ranging conversation with her around transition and some of the reasons for her county’s great success with their Special Education students
I heard it over and over form teachers – “Why can’t they remember it?” Recent increases in brain research may help us to answer the “why” eventually.
A lot of people think teachers don’t do anything for several months in the summer, but you and I know better…