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November 11, 2013
Welcome to Information Connections!!!
Information Connections is a website for parents of children with developmental disabilities and chronic diseases. The informative website was developed by the Marianjoy Medical Library with funding from the National Library of Medicine.. More>>>
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In the News
- Senator Wants Tracking Devices For Kids With Autism
- National Down Syndrome Registry Goes Live (Disability Scoop)
September 9, 2013. A new national registry is launching in an effort to connect individuals who have Down syndrome with researchers studying the chromosomal disorder. The confidential online database known as DS-Connect is designed to collect health information on a voluntary basis from those with Down syndrome or family members who sign up on their behalf.
Term of the Month
- inclusive education Providing to all students, including those with significant disabilities, equitable opportunities to receive effective educational services, with the needed supplementary aids and support services, in age appropriate classrooms in their neighborhood schools, in order to prepare students for productive lives as full members of society.
The National Center on Educational Restructuring and Inclusion
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