Supreme Court to decide: What level of education do public schools legally owe to students with disabilities?

The U.S. Supreme Court is scheduled to hear arguments Wednesday in a dispute over the level of education that public schools must provide to millions of children with disabilities, a case that advocates describe as the most significant special-education issue to reach the high court in three decades. The question is whether public schools owe…

Autism: ‘hidden pool’ of undiagnosed mothers with condition emerging-term life

Experts report growing phenomenon of women recognising themselves as they research their children’s disorders A “hidden pool” of women who have grown up with undiagnosed autism is coming to light as mothers researching their children’s spectrum disorders recognise themselves in their findings. “There are far more undiagnosed mothers out there than we have ever thought,”…