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Education Watch: How New State Laws Will Impact Education


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However, if you want to contribute more responses, please do.

Discussion Participation/ PEER DISCUSSION RESPONSE:
Your initial post should be a logical and thoughtful response to questions posted and typically should be at least 250 words. After posting, you should return to this discussion area and post at least two responses to posts made by your classmates during the remaining week(s) of the module. However, if you want to contribute more responses, please do. Please refer to the Discussion Rubric for details on how to engage in the discussion and earn the maximum number of points for your work. Your follow up posts should be reflective in nature and may require research and analysis to draw others into an in-depth conversation. Be sure to use APA style to cite sources when putting forth the ideas, opinions, and facts of others.
**PLEASE REPLY TO THE DISCUSSION BELOW WITH 200 WORDS LONG RESPONSE FOR EACH PEER DISCUSSION**
PEER DISCUSSION 1: 200 WORDS RESPONSE
Faye Strauf
Medical model thinking is in liberal term “people with disabilities”, and with this approach people with impairment are sought out as it reduces the complex of problems of disabled people to the issues of medical prevention, cure, or rehabilitation. The weakness in the medical model is the perspective and the guilt that it puts on the person who is disabled. The medical model is the model that the disability is a result of a physical condition and may have clear effects on the quality of life of that individual (County Council, 2021).
The social model has been called “the big idea” of the British disability movement (Hasler, 1993), has been effective politically in building the social movement of disabled people. Social model thinking mandates barrier removal, anti-discrimination legislation, and independent living. Looking at disability in a different way as it seems to allow the person to be more successful. In the social model, the disability is not viewed as the fault of the disabled or as a negative nor positive. Strengths of the social model is that the disability is not viewed negatively and not problematic. As it is stated by Beaudry that social modelists acknowledge that impairments do exist in those with a diagnosis, “they deny that impairments should be called or said to cause disabilities” (2016).
In my opinion the Universal Design would be beneficial in the Medical Model especially because it allows those who have impairments to have opportunities equal to their peers regardless of a disability.
References:
The Disability Studies Reader, Lennard J Davis 5th ed.,
Beaudry, J. S. (2016). Beyond (Models of) Disability? J Med Philos, 41(2), 210–228.
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PEER DISCUSSION 2: 200 WORDS RESPONSE
Vincent Sokolowski
Both the medical and social models of disability have their individual strengths and weaknesses. The social model of disability promotes the idea that adapting social and physical environments to accommodate people with a range of functional abilities improves the quality of life and opportunity for people with and without impairments (UCSF, 2019). In comparison, the medical model of disability views disability as resulting from an individual person’s physical or mental limitations and is not connected to social or geographical environments. Therefore, the Medical Model focuses on finding a “cure” or making a person more “normal.” While the Medical Model is a helpful way of understanding illness and loss of function, it inherently rejects the concept of disability as a disability and typically is rejected by the disability community because of this.
We can see the concepts of these models impact the perception of society and therefore what we consider appropriate solutions when we consider effective accessibility options. For example, if an establishment is accessible exclusively by steps, the medical model would suggest that an individual’s inability to walk prevented them from entering the establishment. Conversely, through the social model of disability, the absence of a ramp prevented the individual from entering the establishment, and it also created unnecessary risks and difficulties for families with strollers or delivery workers with dollies stacked with heavy boxes. The social model of disability in this scenario is great example of why concepts of Universal Design is beneficial to society as a whole and not just disabled individuals.
References:
UCSF. (2022). Medical and Social Models of Disability.
Retrieved from https://odpc.ucsf.edu/clinical/patient-centered-care/medical-and-social-models-of-disability
University of Washington. (2018). Universal Design in Higher Education.
Retrieved from https://www.washington.edu/doit/sites/default/files/atoms/files/Part_1_UDHE-PP_12_18_18_tagged_0.pdf
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How do you get there?

Think about how you maneuver through the course of a day. Where do you go? How do you get there? What obstacles do you encounter? The purpose of the AT review is to examine and identify how people with mobility impairments function by using mobility-related AT devices. gain a comprehensive understanding of a specific AT device.
Select one of the following mobility units to review:
Powered or motorized wheelchair
Based on your selection, research and answer the following questions thoroughly using available resources and APA citations.
Who is this AT typically used by?
Identify and explain two diagnoses the individual using this AT could be diagnosed with. (Multiple Sclerosis and ALS)
Locate the AT device selected online (There will be various brands, select one). You can use “Quickie” as the brand.
Identify the device and explain the applicable components (seat, armrests, controls, front riggings, wheels and rear tires, etc.)
What are the adaptation features (e.g., type, ease of use, maintenance demands, environmental needs, training) of the device selected?

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Should it be used?

What is your opinion on push down curriculum? Should it be used? Why or why not?
How do you encourage imagination in your classroom?
How can we show administrators and parents the importance of including play in the classroom routine>

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This assignment is complete, but i am looking for something to editing and proof

This assignment is complete, but I am looking for something to editing and proofread my word and also include a Turnitin 100% plagiarism free, please attached the report.

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This is just a publish to the final paper.

Attached you will find my previous of the start of my paper. It needs to be formated like the example copy attached that is the main thing. Also I have attach annotated bibliographys to help with the sources to add to the paper. This is just a publish to the final paper. The paper is on the impact of funding on education. Sources are provided.
Instructions are attached to how the paper should be formated and written. Please follow.

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Explain how you have used documentation and observation in your classroom and what you have documented.

Documentation and Observations are important aspects in our practice. Read the article The Power of Documentation in the Early Childhood Classroom by Hilary Seitz.
Link to article: https://www.naeyc.org/sites/default/files/globally-shared/downloads/PDFs/resources/pubs/seitz.pdf
After reading the article, consider the following as you share your initial response.
Provide a brief summary of the article (1 paragraph = 7-10 sentences)
Choose one of the following questions to respond to. The questions are as follows:
Explain how you have used documentation and observation in your classroom and what you have documented. Please explain what tool(s) you have used for your documentation.
OR
Explain how you would use documentation and observation in future classroom and state what you would document. Please explain what tool(s) you would use for your documentation.

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Heffron, m. c., reynolds, d., & talbot, b. (2016).

After reading these chapters, lay out a plan you would use to introduce your reflective practice ideas to your work setting. Use the sections of this chapter to organize your plan.
Boris, N.W. & Grabert, J.C. (2009) How do I introduce reflective supervision to my program, in A Practical Guide to Reflective Supervision, p. 41-62.
Heffron, M. C., Reynolds, D., & Talbot, B. (2016). Reflecting together: Reflective functioning as a focus for deepening group supervision. Infant Mental Health Journal, 37(6), 628-639.
reading 1:
reading 2: https://www.careinnovations.org/wp-content/uploads/Reflecting-Together.pdf

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(gifted education).

To develop an educational plan for a student based on a hypothetical scenario. (Gifted education). By assessing a student’s situation and making recommendations that will improve his/her affective and academic opportunities. To develop a comprehensive plan that identifies a student’s abilities and provide related gifted services that include an educational plan appropriate for the population being served. Align the plan to the NAGC Programming Standards and the NAGC/CEC Teacher Standards.

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In a 500-750 word essay, discuss both positive and negative aspects of these changes or reforms.

Assessment Description
By analyzing the history of education and educational trends, special education teachers can hypothesize reforms intended to benefit the future of special education.
From the following list, select two significant changes or reforms that have affected education within the past 100 years:
The use of state mandated content standards in curriculum for special education students
Differentiated learning
Diversity and socioeconomic status
Inclusive classrooms
Evidence-based instructional technology integration
Standardized testing
Response to intervention
Any other relevant change or reform, with approval from your instructor
In a 500-750 word essay, discuss both positive and negative aspects of these changes or reforms. Propose at least one change or reform that would benefit the future of special education. Explain how your suggested change or reform could be brought about.
Support your position with 2-3 scholarly resources from the GCU Library or other credible sources.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric. Review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
You are required to submit assignments that are print deliverables to LopesWrite. A link to the LopesWrite technical support articles is located in Course Resources if you need assistance.