Issue #4 - 1997

Articles in this issue

General Articles

Ask the Professional
Dear Etty: At which point in my child's life (he has Down syndrome) can I safely say

Editor's Message

Editorial Message by Sarah M. Sander
I'm still chuckling over this morning's breakfast episode


Surprise by Perel Levy, Yerushalayim, Israel
Any first-born child causes an upheaval in the house. There are many changes to get used to. A special child caused an especially big upheaval.


And In My Humble Opinion by Sarah Sander
I don't write as a professional, nor am I a special educator.

Reflection on Kol Hamekayem Nefesh Achas Me'Yisroel by Professor Yaakov Rand
The Greek philosopher Aristotle was among the first to formulate laws of mental processes.


Dealing with Others by Chana R. Meyerson
Here are some common situations we face, and possible causes and/or reactions:

Did You Know?

Special Education Alert by Editor
In June 1996, a federal appeals court issued a major decision that could have important ramifications for special education services in yeshivas.