In the End He Must Begin

In the End He Must Begin

From time to time, staff of Special School District submit items for our blog. The end of the school year has Wes Morgan thinking about students’ paths. Morgan is a paraeducator at Neuwoehner High School, He completed his Master of Arts Teaching Special Education degree at Fontbonne University in December…

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Missouri NEA Honors SEF with Horace Mann ‘Friend of Education’ Award

Missouri NEA Honors SEF with Horace Mann ‘Friend of Education’ Award

David Diener with President, Missouri NEA and Regional Representative for Horace Mann Insurance Company The Missouri NEA announced that Special Education Foundation is the 2019 recipient of its Horace Mann “Friend of Education” award in the Organizational Achievement – Civic category. These awards, the highest given by Missouri NEA, recognize…

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Circle of Friends Field Day

Circle of Friends Field Day

by Ellen Birch For the last five years, I have worked closely with the fourth-grade teachers at New City School to plan a Circle of Friends Field Day at their school for our special-needs students from Ackerman School. Together we have planned a variety of activities – decorating picture…

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Penny Wars

Penny Wars

North County Technical High School raised $850 in Penny Wars. The money benefitted the Special Education Foundation Kid-to-Camp initiative with a $250 campership, along with North Tech’s Give and Grow Program, which supports students with school supplies and uniforms. Teacher Barbara Schipp conceived of Penny Wars as a way to…

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