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Gail Belsky

Senior Editor, Understood

Before becoming a senior editor at Understood.org, Gail Belsky was an executive editor at Time Inc. and Working Mother, and a senior editor at Parents. She has written and edited for a variety of websites and publications on topics related to parenting, health, career, media and women’s issues. She also was an adjunct professor of journalism at Fordham University.

Belsky is the mother of two children with learning and attention issues.

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Statement from Mimi Corcoran on U.S. Department of Education Investigation into Denial of Special Education for Thousands in Texas

WASHINGTON–For years, countless children with disabilities in Texas have been denied services they are guaranteed by law under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). Yesterday’s findings from the U.S. Department of Education’s (USED) Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP) confirm the serious and systemic failure to serve children under IDEA that has taken place … Continue reading Statement from Mimi Corcoran on U.S. Department of Education Investigation into Denial of Special Education for Thousands in Texas

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