GPE’s Education Goals In 2020

The Disabilities Education Act clearly states that children with disabilities have the right to a free and appropriate education, meaning it should be of no cost to the family and that educational services must be individually designed to meet each child’s unique needs. Yet, children with disabilities are still being excluded from education sector plans [...]

By | 2017-02-13T17:42:31+00:00 July 18th, 2016|Children, Disability, Education, Support|0 Comments

Children With Disabilities Excluded from Education

People with disabilities face several everyday struggles; there’s no doubt about that. However, there is so much more to their struggle than not being able to climb the stairs in their own homes or the lack of accessibility in public places, especially for children. Have you ever noticed when you went to public or private [...]

By | 2017-02-13T17:42:31+00:00 July 13th, 2016|Children, Disability, Education, Support|0 Comments

Assistive Technology for Kids, Adults and Elders

Technology rules our society. It is the very foundation that allows us to thrive and continue to find new ways to make living a whole lot easier. Assistive technology is the type of technology that helps the physically disabled. From self-driving cars to learning mobile apps, assistive technology helps the physically and mentally disabled make [...]

The Other Side of the Bathroom Debate

There is no shortage of opinions when it comes to laws concerning who should or shouldn’t be allowed to enter public restrooms. Though both sides of the debate each offer compelling arguments, there is one population that remains vastly overlooked-- the disabled community. With the debate concerning bathroom laws heating up, many within the disabled [...]

By | 2017-02-13T17:42:32+00:00 June 13th, 2016|Disability, Support|0 Comments