Popularity Soars for Healthcare MBAs

Until recently, an MBA (Master of Business Administration) degree specializing in the healthcare field has not been particularly popular. However, with the healthcare field now an over $2 trillion dollar industry and with the market in constant flux, the need for people with MBAs in healthcare has soared. Expanding Field Fueling this recent rise in […]

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Natural Peer Supports Grant Opportunity Available

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The Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE), Bureau of Special Education is requesting grant applications from Local Education Agencies interested in a project designed to address practical and promising approaches for developing supports and fostering relationships among students with and without disabilities, including a focus on students with complex instructional needs, that result in increased social/emotional […]

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{great gift idea} VTech CareLine phone system~increases independence!

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I was recently asked by Mom It Forward if I wanted to receive a VTech CareLine phone system to check out and share with my readers. I knew just by checking out the link that they sent me that this was going to be a great product. They asked that I share this with you […]

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tips and encouragement for parents to attend conferences


Earlier this month I attended the Low Incidence Disabilities Conference offered by Pattan (it’s a PA thing). I try to attend at least one conference a year, usually two. About half of the conferences I attend, I am able to obtain at least a partial scholarship to help cover my costs. And every time I […]

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Yes! You might still be able to get health care coverage- Get Covered America!

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Remember earlier this year when the Affordable Care Act went into action, you probably heard lots about the various deadlines. Maybe you wanted to sign up and missed the deadline? Good news, you might still be able to! You might be waiting for the open enrollment period of the Healthcare Marketplace to add or change […]

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Where else would you go on Constitution Day?

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Other than the National Constitution Center? Save the date because it’s quickly approaching–just under a month away! This year it falls on a Wednesday-September 16. Admission to the National Constitution Center will be free all day. And they have some great activities planned even now, leading up to this special day. I love this place, […]

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resources, take-aways and recommendations from Low Incidence Disabilities Conference

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Last week I went to the Low Incidence Disabilities Institute conference in Hershey. I’ll try to keep this post as organized and sequential as I can, but no promises! I love going to conferences and learning new tips and resources, so I thought I’d share. But this is mostly a brain dump, consider yourselves warned! […]

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