Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Customer 'Fired' For Criticizing Employee With Autism

A restaurant has found itself overwhelmed with support after its owner shared a Facebook post standing up to mistreatment of an employee with developmental disabilities.

Feds: IEPs Should Align with Grade Level Standards

Beyond offering a free appropriate public education, IEPs for students with disabilities should meet grade-level requirements, federal education officials say.

Reality show features young adults with Down syndrome

A six-episode reality television series will tell the stories of seven young adults with Down syndrome. The program, airing next month, highlights a young man working on a rap career and a young woman seeking to marry her long-time boyfriend.