Posts Tagged 'school'

Digital Surveillance Ends Career of Controversial School of Shock Director

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Eye in the sky is everywhere, watching you, watching me, watching us all, but an ironic twist of fate has ended the career of a man who happily took advantage of his 24-hour surveillance cameras that recorded the behavior of kids with disabilities and the staff at his highly controversial “School of Shock.” If the electronic spying caught bad behavior, a student was punished by receiving electrical shocks. The school director allegedly destroyed the surveillance tapes to keep them from getting out on the Internet. He is now facing a criminal indictment involving the digital surveillance.

Posted by Tessa May 27, 2011 Posted in Disability 1 Comment

Teens with Down Syndrome Crowned at the Prom

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According to a story in USA today, one mother in Loveland, Ohio, Mary Alten “remembers being determined, yet afraid, when she enrolled her daughter in preschool”.  Her daughter, Toni Alten-Crowe was born with Down Syndrome.  Mary Alton was told to put her daughter in a school specifically for people with disabilities.

Posted by Melissa May 26, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

VIDEO: Robot Allows Immune Deficient Student Attend School

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Lyndon Baty has been fighting all his life. He suffers from Polycystic Kidney Disease and has virtually no immune system. So doing normal things, like going to school, used to be impossible. But now, new robotic technology is making it possible for Lyndon to do what he’s always wanted to do-be in class, with his friends.

Posted by Jennifer Green Jan 25, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized 1 Comment

School District Blames Child In Special Education After Teacher’s Aide Molested Her

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Get ready to be outraged. After a young special education student was molested by a teacher’s aide, the school district blamed her!

Posted by Tessa Nov 30, 2010 Posted in Uncategorized 4 Comments