Parents Of Children With Special Needs Say Porter County Education Services Is Denying Their Kids Medical Professionals In Classrooms, Despite No Additional CostA little girl with special needs is at the center of a days-long legal fight that begins Monday morning in Northwest Indiana. It's all about what her family claims is unfair treatment at her public school, and we discovered they're not the only parents frustrated.
'Autism Database' Seeks To Help Provide Help When Special Needs Kids Get Lost Or Go MissingWe're in the middle of National Autism Awareness Month and a suburban police sergeant hopes to make departments across the country aware of his special needs tool.
Children With Special Needs Will Have Limited Options During Teachers' StrikeSchool buildings will still be open for students even with classes canceled on Thursday for an imminent teachers’ strike, but not every child can go.
Parents Of Special Needs Kids To Soon Get Access To Tax-Free Savings AccountsParents of special-needs children in Illinois will soon get some relief from the financial burden of the care their kids require.
PACE Van Driver Causes Crash On South SideChicago police say the driver of a PACE van carrying as many as nine developmentally disabled adults was at fault in a crash in Roseland on Monday morning.
CPS Boss: Special Needs Students Will Keep Teachers After School ClosingsThe head of the Chicago Public School system has been trying to reassure parents of students with special needs that they won't suffer if their current schools are consolidated or closed.
Waukegan Special Needs Students Will Be 'Walking On Sunshine' At Their Very Own PromHigh schoolers everywhere are getting ready for prom, but at most high schools, special needs students get left out every year. That’s not the case at Waukegan High School.
Parents Upset With CPS Policy On Age For KindergartenOne age doesn't fit all – that's what dozens of Chicago parents say about the Chicago Public Schools’ rigid policy about starting kindergarten at age five and no later.
Westmont Cheerleaders Buying iPads For Special Needs Kids
Westmont Cheer Team Fundraiser To Bring iPads To Special Needs ChildrenFriday night's Westmont High School halftime show will be anything but normal. Cheerleaders will raise money to provide iPads equipped with special apps to help special-needs children nationwide learn.