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Meet Louis Caplan

Tell us about yourself: I grew up in a conservative family just outside of New Haven, CT. I was diagnosed as being deaf (moderate to severe) when I was a little over a year old. My mother knew it earlier but had a hard time convincing the doctors. Once I was diagnosed, the doctors said […]

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The Power of Accessibility: A Universal Benefit

If you spend a bit of time people watching in a public place, chances are you will see a parent pushing a stroller, a youngster on a bicycle, a teen on an electric scooter and a person with a mobility challenge. All these people benefit from a curb cut – that dip in the sidewalk […]

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Advocacy in Action: JDAIM Approach to IEP Success

In the realm of Individualized Education Programs (IEPs), effective advocacy plays a crucial role in ensuring that students with diverse needs receive the support they deserve. February marks JDAIM: Jewish Disability Awareness, Acceptance and Inclusion Month. While advocacy for support is serious business, we can also approach the topic with a fun flair. In honor […]

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