measure that is taken worldwide to achieve these goals and is based on the concept that cerebral plasticity is at its prime in the earlier stages of life . The Early Intervention Program (EIP) in the United States was first created under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) in 1986. In New York State specifically, EIP has been in effect since 1993 . The program offers a wide range of services for both the child and his/her family from family education and counseling to speech
Standard 1: understanding the principles and values essential for working with children and young people. 1. Principles and values a. Show how you promote the principles and values essential for working with children; young people their families and their carers. .At Clayfields house all children, young people their families and carers are all treated with respect. Families and carers are always updated on children’s or young people’s progress during their time at Clayfields and any
By Kirk A. Johnson, Ph.D. Few would argue that advanced teacher training does not make a difference in student achievement. In fact, Professor William Sanders of the University of Tennessee argues persuasively that "the single most dominant factor affecting student academic gain is teacher effect."1 However, little statistical research is available for evaluating which type of training and teaching degree has the best effect on student achievement. As the demand for higher academic achievement and
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