Special Education @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Site/specialeducation Special Education articles, information and resources for parents and teachers. en-us Copyright 2014 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:46:52 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/logo.jpg Special Education @ BellaOnline http://specialeducation.bellaonline.com Understanding Bullying http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art8693.asp Students in special education often face situations at school that have a lasting negative effect on learning. Students receive special education services in different settings. Physical differences, lack of social skills, and learning disabilities can make some students a target for bullying. Tue, 21 Jan 2014 23:54:00 EST Developing Social Skills http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art35558.asp Shyness is often a result of negative feelings of oneself. A weak self image coupled with a disability can be overcome with developing new social skills. Social skills can improve through following a few steps. Tue, 14 Jan 2014 23:43:00 EST Adaptive Behavior http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art174491.asp Adaptive behavior skills are essential to surviving everyday living. The ability to care for oneself can make the difference between depending on yourself for daily living or the need to be supported by others. Skills necessary for living independently include ten skill areas. Tue, 7 Jan 2014 10:24:48 EST