Archive for the ‘Special Education’ Category

What is BIP or Behavior Intervention Plan?

A Behavior Intervention Plan (BIP) takes the observations made in a Functional Behavioral Assessment and turns them into a concrete plan of action for managing a student’s behavior. A BIP may include ways to change the environment to keep behavior from starting in the first place, provide positive reinforcement to promote good behavior, employ planned […]

Link between Children with Hypertension and Learning Disabilities

There has recently been some information connecting students with Hypertension to ADHD and learning disabilities. The study said that children with high blood pressure are four times more likely to have learning disabilities and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). The study followed children with high blood pressure. 28% of them had learning disabilities while 20% […]