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Signup for The Edvocate Newsletter and have the latest in P-20 education news and opinion delivered to your email address! The education of special needs individuals has evolved from a time where handicapped children were hidden away and even jailed to a time where individualized learning plans and specialized instruction is provided to meet their needs when they cannot be met in the regular classroom.

Working with partners we are piloting a UK database of undergraduate and postgraduate medical education data. Judith Eaton writes in Inside Higher Ed about the new federal authority over accreditation, which she says will have drawbacks for accreditors, higher education and students alike. Education Secretary John Swinney has unveiled plans for a £1 million drive to recruit more than 200 new teachers. The Edvocate was created in 2014 to argue for shifts in education policy and organization in order to enhance the quality of education …