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Teen Communication: How to be better at talking to autistic students

Graphic shows areas of the brain affected by autism.

by Sianna King, Reporter

January 21, 2016

It can be difficult for teens to talk to adults and even to students they don’t know.  Autistic students experience this difficulty in a magnified way because their specific disability directly affects communication.  Making friends, which is stressful for nearly every teen, is even more difficult. What...

Outbreak of measles not likely in Maryland

Outbreak of measles not likely in Maryland

by Jackson Kinsey, Reporter

February 17, 2015

A recent outbreak of the measles in California has instilled fear in people all over the United States. This outbreak has caused concern and debate about the necessity for vaccination. While some parents choose to not get their children vaccinated for various reasons, others do not even know if thei...

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