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April is Autism Acceptance Month

April is Autism Acceptance Month, and on April 2nd we honored World Autism Awareness Day.  Autism Acceptance Month increases the awareness, understanding, and acceptance of people with autism.  It fosters worldwide support and inspires a kinder, more inclusive world. (Autism Speaks) What is Autism? Autism, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), is a neurodevelopmental disorder that …

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Klein ISD Alumni Credits His Success to Klein HS Counselor

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Katy Keener, a dedicated special education counselor at Klein High School, met Zeke Adekolu when he was a freshman in foster care. Throughout his time at Klein High, Ms. Keener encouraged him and supported his collegiate aspirations. Today, 10 years later, he credits Keener with helping him become the man he is today.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rYf2bkwgfzA&list=PLhvjYwub28sXMHEX_CQf46Ky3D0GsH0eb[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_video …

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Galena Park Goes “Stress-Free” in Their New Tranquility Rooms

  GALENA PARK ISD SPECIAL EDUCATION  November 19, 2019 Galena Park Goes “Stress-Free” in Their New Tranquility Rooms       What a great idea! Thanks to a partnership with Lyondell Basell, Galena Park ISD’s Northshore HS has created these relaxing tranquility rooms for students and teachers.  The school community uses these calming spaces to take …

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Fort Bend High School Students Highlight Mental Health Awareness

Fort Bend ISD Fort Bend ISD High School students came together for a day of discussion, learning and self-reflection as they took part in the 2019 High School Diversity Conference, themed “Mental Health Has Joined the Chat.” The Diversity Conference gives high school students around the district a chance to engage with peers and take …

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