Jennifer Bertram : Archive

Fighting for Our Kids: Special Education Services Need an Overhaul. But Will MN Invest?

The number of students with neurodevelopmental disabilities, like Autism, ADHD, and speech and language disorders, has increased since Minnesota’s education […]

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What Parents Want Teachers to Know

Last month, a local educator wrote a Star Tribune op-ed reflecting on more than three decades of teaching with some […]

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Atypical Symptoms of Autism Meant My Daughter Went Years Without the School Support We Needed

My experience as a parent who has two children with autism has been difficult, but not only because of their […]

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If Schools Refuse to Support Children Who Need Special Education Services, Where Should Parents Turn?

My child has autism. But rather than getting much needed supports and working in partnership with educators, schools have repeatedly […]

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