Special Needs

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State Ed Board Candidate: Special Needs Students ‘Should Be Educated Separately’

A North Texas candidate for Texas’ State Board of Education has upset parents of special needs students with her thoughts on special education in the state.


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Three Hurt In Keller Fire

Three people were hurt, including a special needs adult, after fire swept through a Keller home early Thursday morning.


Burleson's 25th Annual Spring Fest

Burleson ISD’s 25th Annual Spring Meet Inspires Special Needs Children

With 19 area school districts represented, the 25th annual Spring Meet gave kids with special needs a chance to compete and know what it feels like to win Tuesday.


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Carrollton Church Offers Help For Parents With Special Needs Children

A program at a Richardson church is helping families with special needs children attend services and find support from those in their community.



‘Tiffany Alert’ Proposed For Special Needs Patients

Parents and advocates for people with mental disabilities are starting a campaign to expand the Amber Alert in Texas. Tammy Kelley is helping spearhead the effort to include adults with mental, physical and developmental disabilities. […]



Missing Special Needs Woman Found Dead

The body of a Mansfield special needs woman who had been missing since Wednesday was found at the Webb Community Park in Arlington Sunday afternoon.